Opening Hours and Location

In view of the latest situation of COVID-19, the Hong Kong Film Archive will be partially open starting from 6 May 2020. We will implement the following special arrangements and precautionary measures to help ensure public safety:

  • Opening hours are from 10am to 5pm (closed on Tuesdays).
  • Exhibition "Multifarious Arrays of Weaponry in Hong Kong Cinema" will be open. Limited admission may be implemented. Other programmes will be suspended.
  • Resource Centre will be open to provide limited services. Admission slips will be distributed to limit the number of people entering the Resource Centre. Please click here for detailed arrangements.
  • Box Office will be open to provide ticket refund service for cancelled programmes. Please click here for the list of events concerned and refund details.
  • Strengthen the hygiene of the facilities and arrange regular disinfection of toilets, lifts, railings, buttons and all public areas of the Archive. Sanitising mats and alcohol hand sanitisers will be provided.
Special precautionary measures
  • To take temperature check before admission, visitors with fever symptoms will not be admitted.
  • Please bring and wear a mask to protect oneself and others.
  • Children aged under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

The Archive will review the situation and adjust relevant preventive measures as and when necessary.

For enquiries, please call 2739 2139 (10am to 5pm).


Main Foyer
Opening Hours:
Monday, Wednesday to Sunday: 10am - 8pm
Christmas Eve and Chinese New Year's Eve: 10am - 5pm
Closed on Tuesdays (except public holidays), and the first two days of the Chinese New Year
Enquiries: (852) 2739 2139
Box Office: Monday, Wednesday to Sunday: 12 noon or from 1 hour before the first screening to 8pm
Enquiries: (852) 3761 6661
Resource Centre: Monday, Wednesday to Friday: 10am - 7pm
Saturday: 10am - 5pm
Sunday and public holidays: 1pm - 5pm
Enquiries: (852) 2119 7360
Exhibition Hall
(Free admission):
Monday, Wednesday to Sunday: 10am - 8pm
(The Exhibition Hall only opens when an exhibition event is held in the venue. Please refer to information on related events.)
Address: 50 Lei King Road, Sai Wan Ho, Hong Kong
  Location Map Link to GeoInfo Map
Fax: (852) 2311 5229

Hong Kong Film Archive locates near the Sai Wan Ho MTR Station, approximately a 15-minute walk from Exit A.

A fee-charging car park is available at the basement of Island East Sports Centre (adjacent to the Archive).

Visitors can also arrive at the Archive by bus. For more information of bus routes, please refer to the following location map.

Location & Transportation guide
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