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  • EXHIBITIONS
    CURRENT EXHIBITIONS

    Prized by Chinese and foreign merchants as an essential commodity along a vast trade network, silk served multiple roles throughout the ancient world: as a fabric for garments, as a form of currency a...

    UPCOMING EXHIBITIONS

    Colours of Congo: Patterns, Symbols and Narratives in 20th-Century Congolese Paintingsdisplays a selection of Congolese work created from the 1920s to 1960. Thanks to unprecedented access to ...

    PAST EXHIBITIONS

    Silk’s cultural history spans more than 5,000 years. Examples of sericulture appear in the Chinese archaeological record as early as the third millennium BCE, and silk fabrics excavated from sites hav...

    INFORMATION

    Some areas of the Fung Ping Shan Building will remain closed through February 2021 due to continued renovation work. Selected galleries of the Fung Ping Shan Building and the T.T. Tsui Building will remain open for special exhibitions.

    In the coming days, the museum may also be closed early and on short notice. Authorised personnel may perform University ID card checks.

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