Opening Hours and Location

Special Notice

Venue Open Arrangement
  • The Box Office, Exhibition Hall and Resource Centre of the Hong Kong Film Archive re-opens on 30 Sep 2020 (Wed).
  • Resource Centre is open to provide limited services. The number of people entering the Centre will be limited. Besides, Resource Centre will be closed temporarily from 2 to 29 November 2020 for renovation works.
  • The Cinema of the Archive re-opens on 1 Oct 2020 (Thur) for screenings or activities with live audience with special seating arrangement. The number of audience members will be limited to half of the original capacity.
Screening Reschedule and Refund Arrangement
  • Exhibition A Different Brilliance — The D & B Story is open until 6 December 2020. Limited admission may be implemented. Please click here for detailed arrangements.
  • Programme rescheduling and ticket refund arrangements for cancelled screenings from July to September of "Morning Matinee — In Memory of Ma Si-tsang on His 120th Birth Anniversary", please click here.
  • Programme rescheduling and ticket refund arrangements for cancelled screenings from July to September of "Archival Gems - Time After Time", please click here.
  • Cinema re-opens on 1 Oct, Event Calendar is available here.
Special precautionary measures
  • Strengthen the hygiene of the facilities and arrange regular disinfection of toilets, lifts, railings, buttons and all public areas of the Archive.
  • Take temperature check and use hand sanitisers before admission. Visitors with fever symptoms will not be admitted.
  • 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.

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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