Opening Hours and Location

Special Notice


Starting from 2 April 2021 (Friday), the Hong Kong Film Archive will open the Box Office and Resource Centre, while the Cinema and Exhibition Hall will remain closed for maintenance works. We will implement admission quota and special precautionary measures to help ensure public safety. Visitors are required to use the "LeaveHomeSafe" mobile app or register personal information on site. Please be prepared in advance.

Open hours are (closed on Tuesdays):

Monday, Wednesday to Friday 10 am to 7 pm
Saturday 10 am to 5pm
Sunday and Public Holidays 1pm to 5pm

Special precautionary measures
  • Visitors are subject to temperature check before admission. Visitors with fever symptoms will not be admitted.
  • Visitor should apply alcohol hand sanitisers before admission.
  • Bring and wear a mask at all time.
  • Children aged under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • The hygiene of the facilities will be strengthened. Regular disinfection of toilets, lifts, railings, buttons and all public areas of the museum will be arranged. Sanitising mats and alcohol hand sanitisers will be provided.

Programme ticket refund arrangements of "Morning Matinee — In Memory of Ma Si-tsang on His 120th Birth Anniversary", please click here.
Programme ticket refund arrangements of "Archival Gems — Time After Time", please click here.

The Hong Kong Film Archive will review the situation and adjust relevant preventive measures as and when necessary. For enquiries, please call 2739 2139 (10:00 – 17:00 daily).

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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