• What's On

    Past Events and Exhibitions
  • The Hong Kong Maritime Museum offers public programming for adults, families and community groups on a regular basis and in connection with special exhibitions. For adults, we invite speakers to Saturdays Talks to share their areas of expertise across a wide range of topics. For families we hold storytelling and arts and crafts workshops

    To see upcoming events at HKMM, click here.   

19 Dec 2017 - 25 Feb 2018

Curated by the Hong Kong Maritime Museum and co-organized with the Home Affairs Bureau, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and Guangdong Museum, this exhibition is divided into six sections, including ... more

01 Oct 2016 - 30 Oct 2016

This exhibition presents the photographs and life story of Lee Fook Chee. ... more

19 Jul 2016 - 25 Sep 2016

This exhibition visually transports visitors into the past to learn about these catastrophic events and the 1874 and 1906 typhoons in particular. Historical images and artefacts will offer visitors a glimpse of these major weather events and how Hong Kongers dealt with and lived harmony with the natural world. ... more

09 Nov 2015 - 15 Nov 2015

An annual event that seeks to help students and pre-professionals gain a better understanding and appreciation for the importance of the shipping industry and employment opportunities across a range of sectors, Maritime Awareness Week is shapping up to be bigger and better than ever! ... more

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01 Nov 2015 - 06 Nov 2015

Hong Kong Maritime Museum hosted the 17th International Congress of Maritime Museums (ICMM) from 1-6 November 2015, the first of its kind in Asia - Hong Kong. ... more

20 Sep 2015 10:00 to 14:00

The plastic footprint on the planet is becoming as much of a concern as the carbon footprint. How can you make a difference? Join HKMM and Ocean Recovery Alliance for a half-day on-the-water educational excursion and learn more about achievable solutions. ... more


The Asian monsoon is one of the dominant climatic features of planet Earth and largely controls the environmental conditions of the most populous continent in the world. ... more

16 May 2015 - 17 May 2015

Visit to the Hong Kong Maritime Museum on International Museum Day. Join our interesting activities. ... more

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05 Mar 2015 - 04 Sep 2015

Sponsored by HSBC, Hong Kong Maritime Museum's largest exhibition ever had record-breaking attendance of more than 100,000 visitors in six months. ... more

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05 Sep 2014

Contributing to the maritime connection between East and West, in September the Museum welcomed 30 delegates from maritime-related museums in China and Hong Kong to a two-day Forum for Directors of the Maritime-Related Museums in China. ... more