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Hong Kong Science Museum

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Worth a visit esp. if you have young kids

Great place to visit along with kids. Cheap, friendly staff and great exhibits. Although many... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Vik980
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Singapore, Singapore
Worth a visit

The family enjoyed the visit, some interesting exhibits and a good place to visit if very hot or... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
richard g
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Holt, United Kingdom
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The Science Museum offers more than 500 exhibits, most of which are interactive to encourage exploration. With all the hands-on and engaging activities, it's the perfect way to spend an rainy day with the kids.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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No.2 Science Museum Road, Tsim Sha Tsui East, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
Tsim Sha Tsui
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All reviewson wednesdaysinteractive exhibitsrainy daygreat for kidshands on activitiesfree entryspecial exhibitionall agesschool groupschildren and adultswe spent hourslearn somethingentrance feecouple of hourslots of funtsim sha tsuipuzzles
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place was smaller than expected but it was still a fine place to visit if you have smaller kids, as there are interactive activities to occupy them. Worth visiting if you are out of places to visit in Hong Kong

Thank Vun F
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were lucky enough to go when they had an mummy exhibit on loan from the British Museum (which threw us off, considering it's right next door to the Hong Kong History museum!). The whole place was very well laid out, with clear signs and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to visit along with kids. Cheap, friendly staff and great exhibits. Although many visitors stay in Tsim Sha Sui area - somehow i felt that this is not as popular as it rightly deserve! Please go to special exhibitions too - as the...More

Thank Vik980
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love this place lots of things to do. Great for family to visit and they even have a whole floor just for kids. This is one of the best science museum i see so far. They do keep the place pretty clean. I was...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The family enjoyed the visit, some interesting exhibits and a good place to visit if very hot or raining.

Thank richard g
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to come to the science museum as it was raining hard in Kowloon and we didn’t want a morning in our three day trip to HK. My son (8yrs) absolutely loved it ! Four floors, very well laid out exhibits, excellent bilingual explanations...More

Thank Adrian K
Reviewed 10 August 2018

A bit of a curate’s egg, this one! There are some exhibits which are quite interesting, but a lot which is quite mundane. Certainly not enough to keep an adult and teenager occupied beyond one hour. For younger children who want to push buttons and...More

1  Thank Grumpybrother
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Good place for kids. It features a decent amount of exhibits and some interactive activities like puzzles and scientific games.

Thank Von Jovi d
Reviewed 5 August 2018

The museum offers a lot of interesting hands on experiments, by which you can repeat the knowledge of natural sciences.

Thank Mojca420
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

This museum has a wide array of exhibits. Children and adults will enjoy the interactive exhibits intended to educate the visitors on the different scientific topics. Free admission on Wednesdays

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busy and bustling neighbourhood that never sleeps. On
the surface, Tsim Sha Tsui seems to only feature an
abundant number of high-end retail stores selling
designer brands and jewelry, owing to its popularity
with high-budget shopping tours. However, it also
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ssm19742018
14 September 2018|
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Response from zaijacobs | Reviewed this property |
Hong Kong Science Museum is free on Wednesdays, or about hkd20-30 on other days. Hong Kong Museum of History is free on all days, unless you want the special exhibition, then you may have to pay. These two museums are... More
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9 August 2017|
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Response from YuliaGR | Reviewed this property |
There is a snack room, but no food sold there, just a vending machine with drinks and a microwave- so my guess is you are expected to bring your own food. All the cafes are way across the street from the museum park, so... More
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yul i
6 October 2016|
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Response from Hkase | Reviewed this property |
Yes, Wednesday is free. That's a very good reason to avoid visiting on that day, as it will be even more crowded than usual.
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