Hong Kong Heritage Discovery Centre - The Former Colonial British Army Barracks

This building is located at blocks S61 and S62 of the former colonial British Army barracks.
In 1967, the building was released to the Hong Kong Government and made available for leisure purposes.
Today, it is the home to a reference library and exhibition hall.

The building has a permanent exhibition gallery on the first floor and a thematic gallery on the ground floor for temporary exhibitions.
The exhibition gallery displays pottery, glassware, ceramics and other artifacts.
It is also a good place for visitors obtaining information or guides about heritage trails, antiquities and monuments in Hong Kong.

Besides, this building is a declared Grade I historic building in Hong Kong.
It is open to public for free.

The building is open from 10:00am to 6:00pm from Mondays to Saturdays.
On Sundays and Public Holidays, it is open from 10:00am to 7:00pm.
It is closed on Thursdays, except Public Holidays.

To reach this building, exit off Tsim Sha Tsui MTR Station Exit A1.
Then, walk along Haiphong Road for about 5 minutes to the Kowloon Park.
The building is near the bird lake of the Kowloon Park.

Location: Hong Kong Heritage Discovery Centre
Address: Kowloon Park, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon

Credit: Cafeew Wong @ Hong Kong Footprint (HongKongFootprint.com)

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