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"Postal Items Exhibition on Celebration of Hong Kong's Return to the Motherland and China's Diplomacy"

July 1 1997 is a historic day marking Hong Kong's return to China. It is a memorable day to Hong Kong and China. This year is the 10th Anniversary of Hong Kong's return to China. A series of celebration events has been arranged, as part of the celebration, to commemorate this important day. To complement the celebration, the Office of the Commissioner of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People's Republic of China in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, the Leisure and Cultural Services Department and the Better Hong Kong Foundation jointly present this exhibition to display various postal items on Hong Kong's return to China and China's diplomacy. The valuable exhibits include commemorative postal items on Hong Kong's return to China, congratulatory letters and telegrams from various countries sent in 1997, special first day covers of diplomatic series of China, commemorative covers for the 600th anniversary of Zheng He's Voyages to the West, as well as postal items on the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation.

Date : 6.7.2007 - 5.8.2007
Venue: Thematic Exhibition Gallery, Hong Kong Heritage Discovery Centre, Kowloon Park, Haiphong Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon
Opening Hours: Mondays to Saturdays (except Thursdays): 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Sundays and Public Holidays: 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Closed at 5:00 p.m. on Christmas Eve and Chinese New Year's Eve
Closed on Thursdays (except Public Holidays) and the first two days of the Chinese New Year
Free Admission
Enquiries: 2208 4400


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