Best place to start
Hong Kong Museum of History 香港歷史博物館8
Why locals love it
The Hong Kong Museum of History is a great location for students and locals to learn more about what Hong Kong is all about, and the history of how Hong Kong came to be. It provides an incredible amount of context and gives us a perspective on how our lifestyle came to be. In the museum exist models of a lot of iconic features of Hong Kong.
Why you should visit it
The Hong Kong Museum of History is a clean and well-made exhibition. There is a clear structure to the entire exhibit and the chronological order of the exhibition really makes you feel as if you are taking a leap through time. In addition, what you learn at the museum will provide a lot of context for other places you visit throughout Hong Kong.
Visiting the Hong Kong History section is a necessity. If crunched for time, see only the last section of this exhibit!