• What's On

    Calendar of Events
  • An extensive public programme of FREE events is underway for visitors of all ages. Join us for talks, tours, walks and discussions. And there’s more! Families will enjoy Museum Encounters, storytelling, arts and crafts, quizzes and demonstrations.

    Some events require advance booking, for others you can just come along and join in, all
    are FREE with a Museum entrance ticket.
    Friends of HKMM members could enjoy priority access to all programme. 

    Read below our online calendar or read the new What's On e-booklet here English and Chinese.

29 Dec 2017

Hong Kong, let's go plastic free now! Up to 12.7 million tonnes of plastic waste is estimated to have entered the ocean, making up 80% of ocean waste. According to the UN, single-use plastic is the major cause ... more

13 Jan 2018 14:30-17:30

Silverpoint, metalpoint or styluses were used by Medieval European artists to make drawings and studies before the invention of graphite pencils. ... more

16 Jan 2018 - 27 Feb 2018 19:00 - 20:30

In collaboration with the University Museum and Art Gallery (UMAG) of the University of Hong Kong, the Hong Kong Maritime Museum (HKMM) continues its Academic Programme in Spring 2018 with the lecture series ‘Cultural Ambassadors from the Middle Kingdom: Influences of Export Art in the West’. ... more