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Flagstaff House Museum of Tea Ware

10 Cotton Tree Dr. at park entrance, Central, Hong Kong, China
852-2869-0690
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10 Cotton Tree Dr. at park entrance, Central, Hong Kong, China
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852-2869-0690
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"western style"
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"tea is grown"
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"small exhibition"
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Reviewed 25 January 2018

If you like tea and are then it's quite a nice place to go if you are in Hongkong Park (otherwise I will give it a skip). The chinese tea ware available in their shop is really quite exquisite. There is also a ground floor...More

Thank SimonCharmer
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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

A great place to discover the history of tea and tea related ceramics. Recommended for foreigners as the museum provide a great deal of English language interpretation board.

Thank LiniHarun29
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Reviewed 11 December 2017

This small museum is certainly worth a visit if you happen to visit Hong Kong Park where it is located. Everything is in in both Chinese and English, and there is a nice overview of how Chinese prepare and drink tea over the centuries. Do...More

Thank ECWorld
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Reviewed 11 November 2017

It may be me, because the reviews are so good - but because of the reviews, I went here during a very short stopover in HK, and I shouldn't have, as it was wasted time. Nice small Colonial house, not especially noteworthy, and then a...More

Thank Aethelred
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

Some great pieces on display in an equally impressive house. There is lots of history to this house. The first headquarters of the Commander of British forces in Hong Kong.

1  Thank HKeater
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Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Flagstaff House is the oldest western style building in HK. It is a great example of a colonial building and offers comfort and relief from the heat and humidity in the city. Free entry and the house is on two floors. Huge airy rooms house...More

1  Thank Martin W
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Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

After a lovey walk through the park, we had a informative and pleasurable visit in the Flagstaff House Museum of Tea Ware. For tea lovers, art aficionados and those just interested in something unique this exhibition is not to be missed. The tea ware is...More

Thank Jovone L
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Reviewed 9 May 2017

The Museum of Tea Ware is beautiful. A small, peaceful museum, relaxing, not many other visitors. The exhibits were beautiful and the air conditioning was a welcome respite from the hot weather.

Thank Sarah53187
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Reviewed 9 May 2017

In the delightful HK gardens on HK island near Admiralty MTR, the Museum is more than just about tea ware! It does take you through the history and significance of tea and of course has ancient and very modern examples of tea ware. And all...More

1  Thank David S
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Reviewed 19 April 2017

I recently visited the Flagstaff Museum of Tea Ware as part of my first trip to Hong Kong. It is a small museum and was not interesting to my husband, so I left it for one of my last days. But, I am so glad...More

3  Thank BLTurpin
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