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To promote art in the community, the museum provides a variety of education and extension services, including workshops, demonstrations, lectures, talks, video programmes and the education corner as well as on-line resources. The following services are available for those who wish to enjoy art at the museum at the pace and in the way that suits them:

Public Guided Tour
Public guided tours are given by museum docents in English or Cantonese covering a variety of topics, including the history of the museum, its collections and services as well as special exhibitions.

The museum currently has 107 docents, and they provided 2,005 guided tours for 44,393 visitors in 2011.

Docent Ceremony 2007   Public Guided Tour
Docent Ceremony 2007   Public Guided Tour

Guided Tour for School   Guided Tour for Special Group
Guided Tour for School   Guided Tour for Special Group

Audio Guide Service
The audio guide service provides pre-recorded commentaries on exhibition highlights in a choice of English, Cantonese or Putonghua. From 1997 to 2011, over 263,500 users made use of this service.

It was in 1993 that the first audio guide service – provided in the form of a cassette player – was inaugurated in the museum. The CD-Rom audio guide was introduced in 1997 and the current MP3 player was launched in 2003.

CD-ROM Audio Guide   MP3 Audio Player
CD-ROM Audio Guide   MP3 Audio Player

Art Workshop
The museum has a wide range of practical workshops and special programmes to help you get more out of your visit to the museum.

Adult Art Workshop   Family Art Workshop
Adult Art Workshop   Family Art Workshop

Children Art Workshop   School Culture Day
Children Art Workshop   School Culture Day

Story Time

Stories on Hong Kong Festivals   Stories on Historical Pictures
Stories on Hong Kong Festivals   Stories on Historical Pictures

Art Demonstration

Ceramic Sculpture   Paper Cutting
Ceramic Sculpture   Paper Cutting

Special Lecture / Gallery Talk
The museum offers a range of free lectures and talks for professionals, researchers and the general public during weekends.

Special Lecture   "Meet the Curators"
Special Lecture   "Meet the Curators"

"The Pride of China"   Gallery Talk
"The Pride of China"
International Academic Lecture Series
  Gallery Talk

Video Programme
A varied programme of videos covering both general and specialist interests is screened in the museum's lecture hall every Wednesday and Sunday.

Public Video Programme   Video Programme for registered schools and organizations
Public Video Programme   Video Programme for registered schools and organizations

Education Corner
Special education corners with games, books and introductory text are designed for the public to have more knowledge in art through interactive activities in a relaxed setting.

Education Corner at Chinese Fine Art Gallery   Education Corner at Chinese Antiquities Gallery
Education Corner at Chinese Fine Art Gallery   Education Corner at Chinese Antiquities Gallery

Education Corner for Special Exhibition

Masterpieces - The Origins of Modern Art   Impressionism: Treasures from the
Masterpieces – The Origins of Modern Art in France   Impressionism: Treasures from the National Collection of France

Artist and Their Models -   Treasures of the World's Cultures
Artist and Their Models – Masterpieces from the Centre Pompidou, Paris   Treasures of the World's Cultures from the British Museum

Web Kit for Special Exhibition
To coincide with major exhibitions at the museum, special web kits packed with information about the exhibition, exhibit highlights and the programmes accompanying it will be provided on the museum's website.

"The Pride of China " Exhibition Web Kit   "Treasures of the World's Cultures" Exhibition Web Kit
"The Pride of China "  Exhibition Web Kit   "Treasures of the World's Cultures"
Exhibition Web Kit

Web-based Art Course
"Hong Kong Visual Arts Appreciation – Web-based Course for Primary and Secondary School Teachers" collaborated with the Education Bureau.

Web-based Art Course   Web-based Art Course

 

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