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Dr Sun Yat Sen Museum

No.7 Castle Road, Mid-Levels, Central, Hong Kong, China
852-23676373
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Excellent overview...

...of the life of Dr. Sun Yat-Sen, whose legacy is celebrated all over China and in Taiwan too... read more

Reviewed yesterday
TheOExpress
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Hong Kong, China
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Hiddem Gem... Yes A History lesson for East and West to be proud

I sparingly use the term. I was wandering around Soho and the next thing I knew there was this... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2018
Lloyd W
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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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No.7 Castle Road, Mid-Levels, Central, Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

...of the life of Dr. Sun Yat-Sen, whose legacy is celebrated all over China and in Taiwan too. This small museum provides an interesting introduction to his life and works, without being overly partisan or hagiographical, with a particular focus on his time spent in...More

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Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

I sparingly use the term. I was wandering around Soho and the next thing I knew there was this cool colonial building. In checking it out I discovered the museum and the legacy of Dr. Sun Yat Sen, a Christian, western educated physcian who is...More

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Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

The building is a monument to Sun Yat Sen and consists of Western and Chinese styles. The beautiful main staircase provides access to all floors in the museum. No photos were allowed and guards enforced that rule. The stain glassed windows adorned Kom Tong Hall...More

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Reviewed June 18, 2017 via mobile

This beautifully restored early 20th century building houses art work and memorabilia of Dr Sun Yat-Sen and celebrates his life and Hong Kong's role in the modernisation of revolutionary campaigns at the turn of the 20th century. The building is lovely and there's a 10...More

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Reviewed June 4, 2017

Interesting exhibition on the life of Dr. Sun Yat Sen, who did study in Hong Kong, but actually has nothing to do with the building. Would recommend the museum if your interested in the rise of Chinese nationalism and the end of European (and Japanese)...More

Thank RafikiLondon
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Reviewed May 21, 2017

Just back from visiting the museum on a rainy Sunday afternoon. Am a little interested in Asian history having lived in the region, and thoroughly enjoyed it. The building itself is one of the few beautiful buildings of colonial days left in HK and the...More

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Reviewed April 24, 2017

A definite must-visit. Great museum for history lovers. It is not as much for the exhibits, but for the explanation of the history of HK.

Thank Kasia Z
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Reviewed April 17, 2017 via mobile

that it hurts to walk around slowly like so many others. Good political history with the only downside that it neglects the part that is Taiwan.

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Reviewed March 27, 2017

Situated at Tom Kong Hall. The museum is dedicated to the life of Chinese revolutionary Sun Yat Sen. Building is fully renovated and holds details of the life and journey of Sun Yat Sen. Quite interesting but the building contains no furniture that would also...More

Thank Colin G
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Reviewed March 23, 2017

The museum is actually housed in a well preserved Western style mansion which itself is an interesting tour, to get a glimpse of how the rich and famous lived in the early 20th century. The displays are spread out on different levels of the building...More

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