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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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
Stanley was once Hong Kong largest community of fishermen. The surviving temples allow us to learn about the religious beliefs of the fishermen. The guide will take us to explore several old temples in Stanley to find out more about their taboos and beliefs, including Pak Tai Temple, Tai Wong Temple and Tin Hau Temple. ... more
Religion was therefore very important in helping fishermen to overcome these threats to their livelihood. In this talk, Billy will talk about the taboos and different religious beliefs of the fishermen and gods such as Tin Hau and Pak Tai. ... more