Hong Kong Public Records Building - Data Centre for Historical Record

Established in 1972, this place was originally located at an old military cookhouse and ordnance store.
Until 1997, it was moved to present building.

This place stores and manages over one million archival records and library items.
The history of some records and items can even be dated back to the middle of 19th century.
The information of these resources is available for use by the general public.

This place is called "Hong Kong Public Records Building".
It is the first purpose-built archival facility in Hong Kong.
In order to let the public know more about the resources here, this place organizes exhibitions, seminars, workshops, visits and other educational activities in every year.
The public, such as historians, journalists, government officials, lawyers and teachers, always use the resources here.

This place is open to public from 9:00am to 5:45pm, from Mondays to Fridays.
It is closed on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays.

To get there, you can take the MTR to the Kwun Tong MTR Station and leave at Exit D1.
Then, walk along Kwun Tong Road to Tsui Ping Road.
Afterwards, walk along Tsui Ping Road to the building.
The walks take about 5 minutes.

Location: Hong Kong Public Records Building
Address: 13 Tsui Ping Road, Kwun Tong, Kowloon

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

Want to know more about Hong Kong Tourist Attractions?
Click here to get the list of various major tourist attractions in Hong Kong and follow my guide to the best tourist attractions to visit and tick them off one by one. Enjoy!

The information and images above are for reference only, and are subject to change in accordance with the announcement of relevant organizations or climate change at that day.

Popular Attractions

Recent Updates


Victoria Park - Forest in the City

This park is one of the largest parks in Hong Kong. It has a large variety of athletic and leisure facilities. Inside the park, there...

Website Introduction

Hong Kong Footprint  Hong Kong Footprint
Hong Kong Footprint (HongKongFootprint.com) provides varieties of Hong Kong's tourism information, including sightseeing, dining, shopping, hiking and etc. It is a travel blog written by Hong Kong locals.

Author Introduction

Cafeew Wong  Cafeew Wong
Cafeew Wong is the author of Hong Kong Footprint (HongKongFootprint.com).
Like traveling, taking photos, searching for delicious cuisines, exploring tourist attractions and enjoying the nature.

Hong Kong Weather


Related Offers

Click Here to Get Agoda Latest Discount Code

Click Here to Get Hotels.com Extra Discount

Klook New User Promo Code