Hong Kong, a highly developed oriental region, is one of the special administrative regions of the People’s Republic of China. Known for rich culture and heritage, Hong Kong is a major economic and financial centre in the world. It is also a popular destination amongst tourists who are charmed by Hong Kong’s many cultural, historic and leisure attractions, and development in the spheres of entertainments and performing arts.
Known as a most unique landmark in Hong Kong, because of its massive elliptical dome; is the Hong Kong Space Museum. Established with the vision of promoting astronomy and space science in Hong Kong, this unique museum allows its visitors to explore the marvels beyond the atmosphere of the Earth and gain educational and valuable insights on astronomy, space travel and space exploration.
Constructed in 1980, the Hong Kong Space Museum was the initial planetarium and museum dedicated to space science in the region. Spreading over 8,000m2, this museum is home to a variety of exhibitions, displays and collections of various artefacts from space and implements used for space exploration, along with interactive exhibits to give visitors a more hands-on experience. The Hong Kong Space Museum comprises the Stanley Ho Space Theatre, the Hall of Astronomy, and the Hall of Space Science. In these halls one can witness collections of various types of rocks and minerals found in space, sky shows with planetarium projectors, Omnimax shows, and many other exhibits of stars and astronomy related material. One of the highlights of this Museum is a replica build of a space shutter cockpit, giving visitors the chance to witness the inside of one of man’s greatest creations in space travel. The museum provides various interactive and educational tours ensuring a truly educational and insightful experience which can be enjoyed by both children and adults.
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