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Calendar of Events

Religious Beliefs of the Hong Kong Fishermen

Talks

05 Sep 2015 16:00 (in Cantonese)

Religion was therefore very important in helping fishermen to overcome these threats to their livelihood. In this ...


Family Corner

Workshop

06 Sep 2015 14:30 to 17:30 (In Cantonese and English)

Read books, play games, sketch in the gallery and enjoy the view of Victoria Harbour with your children at our ...


Lantern Making Workshop (FULL)

Workshop

13 Sep 2015 14:00-17:00 (In Cantonese with English facilitation)

The exceptional skills and knowledge required to make lanterns and offering objects are often reflected in the ...


Old Temples in Stanley (FULL)

Walks

19 Sep 2015 14:00-16:00 (In Cantonese)

Stanley was once Hong Kong largest community of fishermen. The surviving temples allow us to learn about the ...


On-the-water Educational Excursion

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 ...


From Trash to Treasure

Workshop

20 Sep 2015 at 14:30, 15:30 and 16:30 (In Cantonese with English facilitation)

Don’t let the world’s ocean turn into a big rubbish bin, reuse your discarded plastic materials to create ...


Theme: Plastic Oceans

Friday EYT

25 Sep 2015 19:00 to 22:00 (In Cantonese and English)

Come to this event to learn more about how to protect our oceans and eliminate waste. You can also contribute to a ...


Family Corner

Workshop

04 Oct 2015 14:30 to 17:30 (In Cantonese and English)

Read books, play games, sketch in the gallery and enjoy the view of Victoria Harbour with your children at our ...


Plastic Oceans

Talks

10 Oct 2015 16:00 (in English)

The potential solutions can not only prevent the problem but also benefit us in so many other ways. ...


Deep Sea Stories

Workshop

18 Oct 2015 at 14:30, 15:30 and 16:30 (In Cantonese and English)

Listen to The Adventures of Shark Stanley & Friends told by storytellers from the Hong Kong Shark Foundation. How ...


Theme: Classic Rhythm “n” Blues

Friday EYT

30 Oct 2015 19:00 to 22:00

It is like velvet to your ears: the smooth, vibrant and colourful sounds of Adam Hall and the Velvet Players ...


Coastal Watch Ocean Seminar 4

Discussions

31 Oct 2015 14:00-17:00 (In Cantonese and English )

Hong Kong is surrounded by water and has a rich marine ecology with a high species diversity. However, Hong ...


Family Corner

Workshop

01 Nov 2015 14:30 to 17:30 (In Cantonese and English)

Read books, play games, sketch in the gallery and enjoy the view of Victoria Harbour with your children at our ...


What is the future of Maritime Museums in a digital age and an environmentally compromised world?

Discussions

03 Nov 2015 18:30 (In English)

Maritime Museums have a bright future – but what exactly is it? This a chance for the public to hear some of the ...


Making China in China: Souvenir picture sets of the porcelain making process in the Qing Dynasty

Talks

07 Nov 2015 16:00 (In English with Chinese captions)

Guangzhou (Canton) has been an important trading port in the Southern part of China since very early times. To ...


Tales from the Seas

Workshop

15 Nov 2015 In Cantonese at 14:30 and 16:30; in English at 15:30

Have you ever wondered what it is like to work on a ship? Listen to stories told by our librarian, Kitty But, and ...


Gallery Talk : Trading China

Talks

21 Nov 2015 16:00 In Cantonese

Explore the paintings in detail with Jane, the Museum’s curator of this exhibition, and find out more about what ...


Theme: Trading China

Friday EYT

27 Nov 2015 19:00 to 22:00 (In Cantonese with English facilitation)

Join a curator-led guided tour to get to know more about our special exhibition, Trading China: Paintings of the ...


Hong Kong’s Best Kept Secret: The life beneath its waves

Talks

05 Dec 2015 16:00 (In English)

When people think of Hong Kong, its marine life is not the first thing that comes to mind. ...


Family Corner

Workshop

06 Dec 2015 14:30 to 17:30 (In Cantonese and English)

Read books, play games, sketch in the gallery and enjoy the view of Victoria Harbour with your children at our ...


Studying the Trade Port Culture of China in the 18th Century from a Chinese Export Lacquer Screen

Talks

19 Dec 2015 16:00 (In English)

Using a Chinese export lacquer screen in the Hong Kong Maritime Museum and other Chinese export art objects, the ...


Christmas Holiday Decorations

Workshop

20 Dec 2015 at 14:30, 15:30 and 16:30 (In Cantonese with English facilitation)

Create your own decorations for this Christmas holiday with a maritime theme. Local artist Sharon Cheung and her ...


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