The Hong Kong Correctional Services Museum showcases an educational glimpse into the city's penal system. Each of its 10 galleries retain a theme of its own, and traces the history and evolution of prison life. Uniforms, weapons, equipment and memorabilia comprise the display of over 600 artifacts. One of the most interesting exhibitions is the inventive artillery handcrafted by Vietnamese prisoners from bottles, plastic and diapers that illustrate the officials' rehabilitative efforts. The mock gallows and cells make for an intriguing visit. Head here if crime and imprisonment fascinate you, and leave with an unique insight into the region's history.
- Open Hours: Tuesday to Sunday from 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM
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