Stepping into Tai Kwun, the compound’s stories slowly unfold amidst the 16 historic buildings. Discover Tai Kwun navigates your journey through time and space across the heritage site to learn about its history, conservation, and revitalisation. Stories surrounding the buildings, the people, and their various activities prompt new considerations towards the historical, architectural, and social significance of Tai Kwun in the heart of Central.
Once a heavily gated compound and now open to all, there are hidden places and stories of Tai Kwun that are little known to visitors. Discover Tai Kwun II: Behind the Scenes brings you to locations that are currently unavailable for public access due to conservation and operational reasons. Take a closer look at these places and discover how they are protected, adapted for new functions. Explore the many ways in which they enable us to relate history to present-day experience.