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Group Visit

 

(Public and Pre-booked guided tour service will be gradually resumed in Jan 2023, details will be announced later. Please stay tuned for our updates.)


* There is no admission fee for exhibition, and advance applications are not required if there is no need for guided tour and in-house video show services.


The following organisations can apply for free guided tours and in-house video shows services:

  1. registered kindergartens, primary schools, secondary schools, post-secondary institutions, universities and charitable or non-profit-making organisations in a group of 20 visitors* or more.
  2. registered schools and charitable or non-profit making organisations serving people with disabilities or the elderly in a group of 10 visitors* or more.

    * The total number of visitors includes teachers, staff and accompanying carers.

     

Opening hours for the Hong Kong Museum of History:
Monday, Wednesday to Friday: 10am - 6pm
Saturday, Sunday and public holidays: 10am - 7pm
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
 

Application Procedures

Application will be accepted on a first come, first served basis. Applications should be made 2 weeks to 3 months (from the first working day of the month) in advance before the date of visit. For example, if the proposed visit falls in November 2016, application will be accepted starting from 1 August 2016. Please call 2724 9080 during office hours (Mon-Fri: 9:30am-12:45pm & 2:00-5:30pm) for reservation first, and then submit the duly completed application form together with copies of relevant documents to us by mail (please mark "Application for guided tour" on the envelope) or fax (2724 9090) within one week after the telephone booking. Otherwise, the booking will be cancelled. Application made less than two weeks before the visit will not be considered.

When making bookings, please provide the Museum with the following information:

1.   

Name of school or organisation (Chinese & English)

2.   

Address and telephone number of school or organisation

3.   

Name of officer-in-charge

4.   

Two alternative dates/times in case the time slot is full

5.   

Number of visitors (including staff) and their age group

6.   

Approximate length of your visit

7.   

Other services to be required (eg. in-house video programme)


Please send the completed application form to the Museum by fax (2724 9090) within one week's time to confirm the telephone booking. Before you fax, please check whether:  

1.   

the written date/time of visit is the same as the telephone booking;

2.   

the principal/chairman has signed on the application form;

3.   

the school/organisation chop has been properly stamped on the form;

4.   

details for services required (Part B & C) have been completed;

5.   

programme schedule (Part D) has been completed; and

6.   

certified true copies of supporting document for registered charitable/non-profit-making organisation have been provided.


Successful application will be confirmed in writing. Please present the ‘Confirmation Letter of Application for Guided Tour and In-house Video Show Services for Groups' upon arrival for verification.