Jump to the beginning of content

Content Header

King Yin Lei Public Open Days (2019)

To allow more people to visit the declared monument King Yin Lei to appreciate and understand its architectural features and history, the Commissioner for Heritage's Office of the Development Bureau will hold six open days at King Yin Lei, on October 19 and 20, November 16 and 17, and December 14 and 15 for free admission by the public.

Admission tickets for the open days will be distributed to the public on October 5 and 6 (Saturday and Sunday) at the following venues:

Venue Time for Ticket Distribution
Hong Kong Heritage Discovery Centre
Kowloon Park, Haiphong Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon
  10:00am to 6:00pm
Flagstaff House Museum of Tea Ware
Hong Kong Park, 10 Cotton Tree Drive, Central, Hong Kong
  10:00am to 5:00pm
Hong Kong Heritage Museum
1 Man Lam Rod, Sha Tin, New Territories
  10:00am to 6:00pm

If inclement weather occurs on the days of ticket distribution, arrangements will be as follows:

Typhoon Signal No. 8 or above:

The venue will be closed and remain closed if the signal is lowered less than 2 hours before the closing time of the day.

Black Rainstorm Warning:

If the warning is issued during opening hours, the venue will remain open. If the warning is issued before the day’s opening time, the venue will not be open until the warning is cancelled. If the warning is cancelled less than 2 hours before the day’s closing time, the venue will remain closed on the day.

Each open day will comprise four sessions: from 9:30am to 11am, 11am to 12:30pm, 2pm to 3:30pm and 3:30pm to 5pm.

In addition to on-spot docent service, there will be antique furniture provided by the former owner of King Yin Lei on display, screening of King Yin Lei documentary, as well as information panels and artefacts.

A total of 21,600 tickets will be distributed to the public. Tickets will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis and each person can obtain a maximum of four tickets for one of the sessions. Tickets that remain undistributed on October 6 will be distributed at the Hong Kong Heritage Discovery Centre from the following day (October 7). The Hong Kong Heritage Discovery Centre is open from Mondays to Fridays (except Thursdays) from 10am to 6pm, and on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays from 10am to 7pm (Enquiry hotline: 2208 4400).

Admission ticket holders are reminded to visit King Yin Lei according to the session shown on the ticket. King Yin Lei is located at 45 Stubbs Road, Hong Kong. As no parking facilities are available, visitors are advised to use the following public transport to access the venue:

After getting off the bus or minibus, please follow the red dotted route to King Yin Lei. Details are as follows:

Map to King Yin Lei This link will open in a new window

If typhoon signal no. 3 (or above) or rainstorm warning (red or black) is hoisted at 6am on the day of the event or during the event, the event will be cancelled. Should the event be cancelled, it will not be rescheduled.

There is no barrier-free facility in the existing building. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

For further information, please call 2848 6230 (Office hours from 9am to 1pm and 2pm to 6pm, Mondays to Fridays) or email to kyl@devb.gov.hk.