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Police Museum

27 The Peak Road, Hong Kong, China
852-28497019
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Simple but informative exhibits

The museum is located on top of a hill and requires a bit of a trek to get there. There's a nice... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2017
sunshinelavariel
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Makati, Philippines
Good hiking and an interesting museum at the end of the trail

We did the Wanchai Gap trail which was steep but scenic. The museum covered the formation of the HK... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2017
Notdunroaming
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West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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27 The Peak Road, Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 4 April 2017

The museum is located on top of a hill and requires a bit of a trek to get there. There's a nice view of some houses and gives a different view of Hong Kong. They have some interesting exhibits (police uniforms, forensic tools, armor, guns...More

Thank sunshinelavariel
Reviewed 20 January 2017

We did the Wanchai Gap trail which was steep but scenic. The museum covered the formation of the HK police through to modern times and was very interesting. A lot of history of when we Brits were there, modern criminal activity and everyday police life....More

Thank Notdunroaming
Reviewed 11 January 2017

I went with 3 young children and 2 grandparents and all were fascinated by the cool artefacts on display. The museum isn't too big so it doesn't take any longer than 1 hour to have a good look around everything. Its situated in a quiet...More

Thank Doumomo
Reviewed 4 August 2016

We took the Wan Chai Gap Trail from Kennedy Road. It is very steep and was a workout for everyone (so not for toddlers). When we got to the destination, it was a big accomplishment and instilled pride in my sons. There was a lot...More

Thank Libericus
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

I took a bus ride to get here. It's a bit off the beaten track. It's a small but interesting museum, particularly if you have a law enforcement background. Only downside was the "no photographs" greeting as we walked in.

Thank wardenhodges
Reviewed 5 January 2016

Definitely worth a visit if you are a history buff. It's small, so an hour or two will be plenty. I found the sections on the founding of the force most interesting, but there is also plenty on more recent developments.

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 28 August 2015

Some gruesome history is awaiting to be revealed at HK's police museum. It's small but full of interesting stuff including a tiger shot by officers in Fanling at the turn of the last century and lots of details about Triads and their rituals. Well worth...More

Thank OS_HK1
Reviewed 22 May 2015 via mobile

Came here on a Friday morning. It's somewhat out of the way, but it is on the way to The Peak. Hours are varied so be sure to check before you go. It is a small museum and can be completed in 20-30 minutes, depending...More

Thank Eat_Sleep_Adventure
Reviewed 30 April 2015 via mobile

Slightly out of the way but well worth spending an hour or two to visit. Great exhibits helped add some colour to my knowledge of the history of HK. Combine it with a trip up the Peak. Take the 15 bus from Exchange Sq up...More

Thank WMDLondon
Reviewed 28 April 2015

The Museum traces the history of the HK police force from inception in 1844 to the current day. The displays, although not extensive, are thoughtfully laid out and are interesting to observe. here are a few steps to negotiate to get to the museum. It...More

Thank Lee S
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