• 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

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18 Feb 2017

Museum Director, Richard Wesley will discuss how propaganda posters were used by both the Central and provincial governments to communicate the importance of policy initiatives, encourage community commitment and celebrate important events until the 1980’s. ... more

23 Jan 2017

This workshop is the first in the AHRC-funded network 'China ports: History, Heritage and Development', and will bring together UK and China-based scholars, museums professionals and representatives from private industry (e.g., developers, architects etc) who share an interest in conserving, managing, studying or regenerating the maritime past and port cities in China. ... more

Painting 250 x 687cm final
23 Oct 2016 14:30-17:30

Family bonding over arts and crafts ... more

Family Craft Corner
01 Oct 2016 - 31 Dec 2016

To raise public awareness and interest in local biodiversity, the Hong Kong Maritime Museum will join the Hong Kong Biodiversity Festival 2016 (HKBF 2016). Take part in boat tours, workshops, lectures, and more! Experience the Museum as never before! ... 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