Hong Kong has always been a popular destination among tourists. Taking a view of this city—known for its East-meets-West culture—through the lens of visitors and exploring through retrospective information about tourism will give us fresh ideas about Hong Kong in the old days. This exhibition provides an entry point of revisiting Hong Kong from the 1950s to the 1980s via a selection of tourism-related archival holdings. Surrounding a number of examples under the themes of “Sights and Scenes”, “Shopping Paradise”, “Paradise for Foodies” and “Happenings in the City”, the exhibition invites audience to take a trip down to the old Hong Kong and explore Hong Kong from a touristic viewpoint.

Hong Kong Tourism