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Hong Kong Correctional Services Museum

Tung Tau Wan Road, South District, Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong, China
852-21473199
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Very intresting

We were greeted by a volunteer guide who showed us around for about 20 mins ,then left us to have a... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2014
Brad G
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Perth, Australia
Prison

this is one of the best places i have visited, no payment for entry and the kids enjoy as well as... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2014
life_breez
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Ajman, United Arab Emirates
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Tung Tau Wan Road, South District, Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong, China
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852-21473199
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Reviewed 27 December 2014

We were greeted by a volunteer guide who showed us around for about 20 mins ,then left us to have a look by ourselves he was extremely knowledgable and made it really intresting, I would have been happy to pay for his services.the whole place...More

1  Thank Brad G
Reviewed 29 October 2014

this is one of the best places i have visited, no payment for entry and the kids enjoy as well as we did because it is about how the prisons and the old prison how it was in the past which attract them to know...More

3  Thank life_breez
Reviewed 1 April 2014

This small museum exhibits the 170 years history of the Hong Kong prison system, of crime and punishment. There are some interesting weapons, corporal punishment items and illegal made weapons by the prisoners. There is a film that has English subtitled which gives you a...More

4  Thank CDEMOM
Reviewed 3 April 2013

A pleasant walk uphill from Stanley Market takes you to this museum attached to the Prison Service Training Centre. The content covers Victorian to present day with a large section dealing with the detention of Vietnamese Boat People. There is a replica gallows and cell....More

Thank Failsafe659
Reviewed 5 October 2012

Nice walk from Stanley Plaza...The museum is free and as mentioned, you can take pictures. There is a good video on the prison system and efforts to rehabilitate criminals, and some interesting exhibits....One was on the extreme mathematical precision paid to hangings, and another on...More

1  Thank Babzkk
Reviewed 17 December 2011

the place is really big , beautiful , have historical stuffs and is really educational . i liked the galleries and the cells from other foreign cells . you can bring cameras if you really those type of person who like 2 take photos ....More

Thank Bipiksha G
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