Public invited to comment on study of public museums
The public is invited to comment on the study on the mode of governance of Hong Kong's public museums and the Hong Kong Film Archive during a consultation exercise from tomorrow (June 14) to September 30.
Meanwhile, the consultants will present their findings and recommendations to the public and answer their enquiries at a presentation at the Lecture Theatre of the Hong Kong Central Library, 66 Causeway Road, Causeway Bay, tomorrow.
The presentation, from 6pm to 8pm will be conducted in English with Chinese simultaneous interpretation. Admission is free and seats will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.
The Leisure and Cultural Services Department operates 12 museums (the Hong Kong Museum of Art, Hong Kong Museum of History, Hong Kong Heritage Museum, Hong Kong Science Museum, Hong Kong Space Museum, Hong Kong Museum of Coastal Defence, Flagstaff House Museum of Tea Ware, Lei Cheng Uk Han Tomb Museum, Law Uk Folk Museum, Sheung Yiu Folk Museum, Hong Kong Railway Museum, Sam Tung Uk Museum and Hong Kong Film Archive) and the Hong Kong Film Archive.
In June 2002, the department commissioned consultancy firms, LORD Cultural Resources Planning and Management Inc and Deloitte and Touche Management Solutions Limited, to study the mode of governance of the museums and the film archive.
The public can forward their comments to the consultants by the following means:
By post: LORD Cultural Resources Planning and Management Inc.
Flat C, 13/F Hoi Kung Court, 268 Gloucester Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong
Deloitte and Touche Management Solutions Limited
26/F, Wing On Centre, 111 Connaught Road Central, Hong Kong
By telephone: 2852 1600
By fax: 2688 7344 (LORD Cultural Resources Planning and Management Inc.)
or 2541 7392 (Deloitte and Touche Management Solutions Limited)
By e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Upon completion of the public consultation, the consultants will submit a summary of consultation to the Government for consideration.
The Executive Summary of the Study Report is now available on the department's website: www.lcsd.gov.hk and at the reception counters at its museums and the Hong Kong Film Archive.
For enquiries on the public presentation, call 2695 9127 during office hours or visit the department's website.
End/Friday, June 13, 2003