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Difficult to get a good view of

This building is not usually open to the public and it is well protected by security, so difficult... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2018
roaming_kiwi58
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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The Government House in the Mid-Levels was the official residence to 25 out of 28 British... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2016
ChristianHKG
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Hong Kong, China
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30 Mar 2018
“Difficult to get a good view of”
5 Mar 2018
“More than a century Building”
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

This building is not usually open to the public and it is well protected by security, so difficult to get much of a view of. We walked around the surrounding wall on our way from the Botanical Gardens to the Star Ferry pier.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank roaming_kiwi58
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

It's directly facing the Hong Kong Zoological and Botanical Gardens. So while you are visiting the Gardens, can also walk around its exterior wall. The Government House is the official residence of the HK Chief Executive and it was completed in 1855. The exterior of...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank RingoL103
Reviewed 20 March 2016

The Government House in the Mid-Levels was the official residence to 25 out of 28 British governors. Today it is the official residence to the Chief Executive (head of government) of Hong Kong. The entire complex is closed to the public and can only be...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank ChristianHKG
Reviewed 29 April 2014

The Government House is a 1850s era colonial building which currently serves as the official residence of the Hong Kong Chief Executive. It is found at Castle Hill in the Central District but is unfortunately not open to the public and can only be viewed...More

Date of experience: November 2013
1  Thank BradJill
Reviewed 8 April 2013 via mobile

Government house is nice to look at if your walking past or in the area, but you can't really get a good look from the road. It is only open to the public once a year, usually a Sunday in March or April, the information...More

Date of experience: March 2013
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