HKMOA – The Hong Kong Museum of Arts

The Hong Kong Museum of Arts is located in Tsim Sha Tsui by Victoria Harbour and with its convenient location and over 17,000 exhibits it is a recommended experience on a visit to Hong Kong.

The wonderful part about the museum is that tells a Hong Kong story and showcases art from a Hong Kong viewpoint.

There are five floors to explore with ten free exhibits and one paid exhibit at the time of writing, covering elements of Hong Kong’s history through to Chinese antiquities.

Guided tours

Guided tours of the museum are offered for free. Register at the entrance counter on arrival. The tour is for a max of 30 people.

Take your headphones for free audio tours of certain exhibitions that are available by scanning the QR code with your smartphone at gallery entrances.


Entry is free and they also hold special exhibits that have a small fee. During busy times they may limit entry and in such case, it’s recommended to book a pass in advance online at their website


The Bookshop

Offering a curation of English and Chinese books on fine art, visual culture, urban & design living, as well as picture books of fine illustration. It’s also a maker space featuring many creatives and artists. Web:

Dining at HKMOA

The Hong Kong Museum of Arts features a fine dining restaurant, lounge & bar, and cafe.

HUE Dining Room

The cuisine is modern Australian. Located on the first floor it offers beautiful views over Victoria Harbour. Open for lunch and dinner and brunch on Sundays. Av. Spend HK$400+. Web:

Hue Lounge

Offering Afternoon tea from 3:00 – 5:00pm (HK$285 pp) and coffee, wine, cocktails and snacks from 11am till late, Av Spend HK$200. It also has superb harbour views with floor to ceiling glass. Web:

Ink Cafe

Opens to the Avenue of Stars with views out of the harbour. It’s incredibly popular with its epic location and Australian based seafood/cafe menu. Av. Spend from HK$90+. Web:

Open Hours

  • Monday to Wednesday, Friday – 10:00am – 6:00pm
  • Saturday, Sunday and public holiday – 10:00am – 7:00pm
  • Christmas Eve and Chinese New Year’s Eve – 10:00am – 5:00pm
  • Closed on Thursdays (except public holiday) and the first two days of the Chinese New Year


10 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon

Getting there

It is a short walk from the Star Ferry Pier and Star Ferry Bus Stop at Victoria Harbour. Take the MTR to MTR East Tsim Sha Tsui Station and use Exit L6 or J, or MTR Tsim Sha Tsui Station Exit E

Nearby the Hong Kong Museum of Arts



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