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Saturday, March 12, 2011

Monuments and Historic Buildings in Hong Kong

Hong Kong became a colony of the British Empire in the 1840s. A number of Eastern and Western style buildings were erected in the past 200 years. Buildings and structure of significance that has survived WWII and districts re-development became Declared Monuments and Graded Historic Buildings under the Antiquities and Monuments Ordinance, as managed by the Antiquities and Monuments Office.

Here is a list of Declared Monuments and Graded Historic Buildings reported on Simple. Travel and Show Blog.

Declared Monuments
Former Canton Railway Clock Tower / Tsim Sha Tsui Clock Tower
 






 

 Former Flagstaff House / Museum of Tea Ware








Former Kom Tong Hall / Dr Sun Yat-Sen Museum








Former Kowloon British School / Antiquities and Monuments Office








Former Marine Police Headquarters / 1881 Heritage








Former Wan Chai Post Office / Environmental Resource Centre








Former Tai Po Market Railway Station / Hong Kong Railway Museum










Tin Hau Temple at Tin Hau








Western Market


 













Grade I Historic Buildings
No. 72, 72a, 74, 74A Stone Nullah Lane / Blue House
 








Former Whitfield Barracks Blocks S61 & S62 / Hong Kong Heritage Discovery Centre
 








Former Whitfield Barracks Kowloon West II Battery / Kowloon West Battery