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Assessment Criteria for Acquisition of Collection and Public Programme Proposals

Assessment Criteria for Acquisition of Collection

  • In line with the Museum's Collection Policy
  • Historical significance
  • Authenticity
  • Price
  • Physical condition
  • Durability
  • Rarity
  • Display value
  • Research value

Assessment Criteria for Public Programme Proposals

  • In line with the Museum's vision, mission and values
  • Concept and ideas
  • Historical / Cultural merits
  • Educational value
  • Financial and technical feasibilities
  • Public appeal
  • Presentation skills


We invite you to preserve Hong Kong's history and culture together with us by donating historical objects.

If you would like to make a donation, please furnish us with the information of the proposed donation in one of the following ways. We will contact you as soon as possible.

Telephone: 3580 6780
Fax: 3580 0548
Post: Dr Sun Yat-sen Museum, 7 Castle Road, Mid-Levels, Central (Please specify "Donation of Historical Object(s)" on the envelope.)

The Museum holds collection campaigns from time to time. Please check on our website for details.

*Assessment of the acquisition and programme proposals will be made at the Museum's Programme Meetings on a regular basis and in consultation with relevant Museum Expert Advisers as and when required.