Kowloon Walled City Park

Currently Open [Closes at 11:00 pm]
  • Address: Tung Tsing Road, Hong Kong, China
  • Timings: 06:30 am - 11:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Off Beaten Path, Family And Kids, Nature

Kowloon Walled City Park - Review

This park stands as a testament to change. Originally a Chinese garrison site, it saw some rough years in the early twentieth century as a triad center famous for its gangs, brothel’s and drug dens. It came to be known as a City Of Darkness, when it truth it was barely larger than a few apartment blocks. The government began rehousing this densely over-populated area in the 1990’s. The shoddy high rises were torn down and the beautiful Chinese-style park opened on April 1994. Today, the Park preserves traces of the walled city, most notably its Yamen, the imperial government administrative building. The park also offers visitors a chance to appreciate the beauty of nature in a place where the darker side of human nature once flourished.

Kowloon Walled City Park Information

  • There are 4 museum and the Hong Kong Cultural Center nearby.
  • Don’t forget to see the restored Qing Dynasty building and artifacts.

Kowloon Walled City Park Opening and Closing Hours

  • Exhibition Hall : 10:00 am - 6:00 pm.
  • Exhibition hall closed on Wednesdays.

How To reach Kowloon Walled City Park by Public Transport

  • Lefu Subway Station

Restaurants Near Kowloon Walled City Park

  • Maks’s Noodles : Chinese food
  • Hard Rock Cafe : Burger
  • City Chiu Chow : Dim Sum

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TripHobo Highlights for Kowloon Walled City Park

  • Kowloon Walled City Park Address: Tung Tsing Road, Hong Kong, China
  • Kowloon Walled City Park Timing: 06:30 am - 11:00 pm
  • Kowloon Walled City Park Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Kowloon Walled City Park(preferred time): 06:30 am - 07:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Kowloon Walled City Park: 03:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Kowloon Walled City Park

  • 11.37% of people who visit Hong Kong include Kowloon Walled City Park in their plan

  • 22.29% of people start their Kowloon Walled City Park visit around 05 AM - 06 AM

  • People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Kowloon Walled City Park

Monday, Thursday and Saturday

94% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Kowloon Walled City Park

People normally club together Argyle St and Nan Lian Garden while planning their visit to Kowloon Walled City Park.

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Kowloon Walled City Park, Hong Kong Reviews

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  • A hidden sanctuary within the city. Peaceful and relaxing place. Good for meditation,reflection and rest. There is also a part where kids can play. Bench are everywhere and can.sit and eat or relax. Clean and safe.

  • It has interactive videos in the park and things with descriptions explaining it's history. Fun for history and a good walk.

  • A good place to run for fitness... Kids can also play the other side of the park. Its a nice place to take photo.

  • Rich in history, this park is a great way to spend an afternoon learning and taking in the scenery!

  • Nice place to hang out. One of the few places in Hong Kong that isn't next to a tall building. This park isn't as big as one might expect. Also, if you forget to bring food and drinks, there are vending machines outside and a single vendor inside selling them.

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