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Branch Museums


Law Uk Folk Museum

Free Admission

Law Uk Folk Museum is only a 5 minutes' walk from the Chai Wan MTR Station. The house museum, Law Uk ("Law's House"), is named after its original owner, a Hakka family whose Chinese surname is transliterated as "Law". Today, this 18th-century Hakka village house - the only example of its kind in Chai Wan - is a declared historical building.

Address : 14 Kut Shing Street, Chai Wan, Hong Kong
Tel. No. : 2896 7006
Fax. No. : 2724 9090

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Opening Hours
  • Monday to Wednesday, Friday to Sunday: 10am - 6pm
    Christmas Eve and Chinese New Year's Eve: 10am - 5pm
Closing Days
  • Closed on Thursdays (except public holidays), and the first two days of the Chinese New Year

Public Transport
  • Take the MTR to Chai Wan Station, a 5 minutes' walk from the B Exit;

  • Take First Bus No.8 (from Siu Sai Wan to Wan Chai Ferry Pier), alight at Cheung Lee Street or Hong Man Street and walk for 5 minutes.

Barrier-free Facilities

Currently, barrier-free facilities and services provided at Law Uk Folk Museum are:

*  Barrier-free access at the main entrance and side entrance

*  Tactile guide path and Braille map at the main entrance

*  Tactile guide path at the side entrance

*  A barrier-free ramp surrounding the Hakka House
(Temporary closure of the ramp due to slope maintenance works)

Access Officer

You are welcome to contact Mr Joseph Chow, the Assistant Curator I (Ethnography) of the Law Uk Folk Museum at 2724 9021 during office hours (8:45am to 1pm & 2pm to 5:33pm on Mon to Fri) or call the Duty Officer at 2896 7006 during non-office hours.