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Hong Kong Racing Museum

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History of Kong Kong racing

Located on course at the Happy Valley racetrack you’ll find the Hong Kong Racing Museum. It’s a... read more

Reviewed 10 December 2018
andrewmD3618TA
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Sydney, Australia
via mobile
Small racing museum

On the second floor of the jockey club (entrance A) is the free to enter museum dedicated to the... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2018
C H
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Second Floor of the Happy dalley Stand, Happy Valley Racecourse, Hong Kong, China
Wan Chai / Causeway Bay
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Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

Located on course at the Happy Valley racetrack you’ll find the Hong Kong Racing Museum. It’s a small but well presented museum and access is free. There are some wonderful exhibits, and the museum tells the story of local racing which commenced at Happy Valley...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank andrewmD3618TA
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Visit only if you are in the vicinity or you really are into horses, racing and history. You should cover all the exhibits in half an hour. It’s free, very clean, air-conditioned, nice toilets available and has a view of the horse racing tracks within...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mosto
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Not exactly a popular tourist spot, but the same reason gives you the peace and privacy to tour through this gallery (it’s quite small so I wouldn’t call it museum personally). It is situated on the second floor next to the members’ wing (which is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 26 June 2018

On the second floor of the jockey club (entrance A) is the free to enter museum dedicated to the Hong Kong Jockey Club; the race course and the horses and winners. Some nice old photos, trophies and a timeline. Walk under the track to come...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank C H
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Admission for free at the Racing Museum Hong Kong Jockey Club. Had a real horse bone structure and some genuine display of the racing books and trophies. Worth the visit.

Date of experience: February 2017
2  Thank Quack H
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Fascinating look into the history of the British and horse racing in HK. The Jockey Club controls all betting in HK and has a huge amount of money and influence. Very good insight into that and colonial living although horse racing is still incredibly popular...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank Notdunroaming
Reviewed 3 May 2015

I must start this review with a confession that I know very little about horse racing as a sport or as a pastime and have very little interest in it. However, I do enjoy a good museum and this, whilst being small, was a pleasant...More

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank HappyMooseHK
Reviewed 5 August 2014

At the Happy Valley Racetrack you will find the specialty attraction called the Hong Kong Racing Museum. This is a decent (free) museum to visit and something that horse and horse racing enthusiasts will enjoy. The museum was opened in 1996 and provides a history...More

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank BradJill
Reviewed 12 July 2014

After visited Hong Kong many times, this time I pay a visit to see other things than most people see while in Hong Kong. It is not far from Time Square and along the way you will find some directions, but sometime for foreigners you...More

Date of experience: July 2014
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Reviewed 23 November 2012

nothing much to see, but since we were staying at cosmopolitan hotel which is just across the road, we decided to take a look.. nice souvenirs though :)

Date of experience: November 2012
1  Thank Chris_Mackenzie17
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