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A small but well preserved house

A small but well preserved house in Chai Wan. 2 minutes from MTR station. Shows a typical Hakka... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
HKeater
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Hong Kong
Just ok

Long travel time to see a one room house. Interesting but not worth the time. It does have a nice... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2016
Noodlequeen
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Douglaston, New York
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May 1, 2017
“A small but well preserved house”
Jan 28, 2017
“Much Better Sights To Visit”
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Reviewed 1 May 2017

A small but well preserved house in Chai Wan. 2 minutes from MTR station. Shows a typical Hakka house from the last generation. One of the last few remaining, and preserved as a grade 1 listed building. There's not that much to see, so you...More

Thank HKeater
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Although the small museum is interesting, the time it takes to reach it is not justified. A quick look around only takes a few minutes. Hong Kong has so many other places to visit so unless you are really set on seeing one of the...More

Thank Don L
Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

Long travel time to see a one room house. Interesting but not worth the time. It does have a nice part adjoining the property.

Thank Noodlequeen
Reviewed 29 October 2014

We enjoyed visiting this museum. It's a lovely quiet area, nice to be out of HK central for a while. Amazing to see it nestled among the apartment blocks. You only need half an hour to an hour there and then relax in the gardens...More

1  Thank cfb_62
Reviewed 30 October 2012

After a 30+ minute subway ride and a well marked five minute walk from the Metro station, this "museum" as a tad disappointing. It was one simple, very old dwelling with typical home elements. No staff, not much signage, but a delightful hillside park right...More

2  Thank Cameron06820
Reviewed 23 October 2012

Very nice replication of a traditional Hakka house like there used to be a lot in this area of Hong Kong

1  Thank andreleroychina
Reviewed 5 November 2009

You can see a replica of this very farm house at the Hong Kong Museum of History, but if you want to get away from the overwhelm of the city for a nice hour outdoors, in a peaceful garden setting, then take the MTR to...More

2  Thank OldGrayGrammy
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