Museum Pass

Museum Pass 博物館通行證

LCSD's special arrangements for Museum Pass affected by pandemic (as of 24 September 2020)

LCSD announced that, in view of latest situation of COVID-19, all LCSD's museums resume normal opening hours on September 29; and apply quota to limit visitor flow. Public programmes (including the Cinema of the Hong Kong Film Archive) resume gradually while children facilities remain suspended. As museums have temporarily closed since July 15, holders of Museum Passes, with validity during the affected period of July 15 to September 28, will enjoy a waiver of the museum admission fee and extended use of other privileges offered by the Museum Pass starting from September 29 for a designated period of time. The number of days for the waiver for Museum Pass holders will be based on the number of valid days of their respective passes during the aforesaid affected period. Details of the number of days waived and the revised expiry date for affected Passes are listed in the table below. Examples are as follows:


Issued Date

Expiry Date

Updated Expiry Date due to

Temporary Closure of Museums

(from 29.1.2020 to 30.6.2020)

Updated Expiry Date due to

Temporary Closure of Museums

(from 15.7.2020 to 28.9.2020)

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Table of admission fee waiving period for Museum Pass


Privilege Offers for Museum Pass Holders

  • Unlimited admission to the permanent and special exhibitions (unless otherwise specified) of museums under Leisure and Cultural Services Department (LCSD Museums) during the validity period of the Museum Pass.
  • 10% discount on purchase of souvenirs and publication produced by Leisure and Cultural Services Department at museum gift shops/book shops (except Dr Sun Yat-sen Museum).
  • Special offers at specific catering outlets in LCSD Museums.
  • 10% discount on participation in museum extension activities solely organized by LCSD Museums (e.g. educational programmes). This discount is not applicable to fees which are already discounted under other concessionary schemes.
  • From now to 31 August 2022, Museum Pass Holders can enjoy a discount of HK$60, HK$50 and HK$40 off the published price respectively for the purchase of Adult, Child / Student and Senior Magic Access of the Hong Kong Disneyland Park. Enquiries Hotline: (852)1-830-830. Terms and conditions apply. Visit Hong Kong Disneyland website for published price and detailed terms & conditions. The discount on Ocean Park "SmartFun Annual Pass" for the Museum Pass Holders was terminated on 31 July 2020.


Museum Pass General Information

Museum Pass Annual Fee

Family Pass (for a maximum of 4 persons of kinship)


Individual Pass


Concessionary Pass
(full-time students, people with disabilities and senior citizens aged 60 or above)


Period of Validity

  • Museum Pass : Within 12 months from the date of issue

Conditions of Use and Privilege Offers

  • Each Museum Pass admits the Pass holder only.
  • Museum Pass holders must present the Museum Pass for admission to LCSD Museums.
  • The Museum Pass is non-transferable. Museum Pass holders may be required to produce identity proof upon admission.
  • The Museum Pass is neither returnable nor refundable once issued.
  • Loss of the Museum Pass should be reported to any one of the LCSD Museums below immediately. A replacement/re-issue of Museum Pass will be charged with the following fee:

        Museum Individual Pass: $10 ; Museum Family / Concessionary Pass: $5

  • Museum Pass holders may renew their Passes at any one of the LCSD Museums below upon expiry.
  • Museum Pass holders should comply with the Museums Regulation and house rules of LCSD Museums.
  • All the privilege offers are not for re-sale, non-transferable, non-refundable and non-exchangeable, either in whole or in part, for cash or any other items.
  • In the event of any dispute regarding these Terms and Conditions and all other matters relating to the privilege offers, the interpretation and decision of Leisure and Cultural Services Department shall be final and conclusive.
  • Leisure and Cultural Services Department reserves the right to amend these Terms and Conditions or to suspend or terminate the privilege offers at any time without any prior notice.

Points to note

  • The following initiatives for the fee-charging museums of the Leisure and Cultural Services Department come into effect now –
    • The permanent exhibitions of five fee-charging museums (i.e. Hong Kong Museum of History, Hong Kong Heritage Museum, Hong Kong Museum of Art, Hong Kong Museum of Coastal Defence^ and Dr Sun Yat-sen Museum) are opened to all free of charge;
    • The permanent exhibitions of the Hong Kong Science Museum and the Hong Kong Space Museum are opened to full-time students and museum pass holders free of charge;
    • The admission charges for the permanent exhibitions of the Hong Kong Science Museum are $20 for standard ticket, $14 for group ticket and $10 for concessionary ticket;
    • The admission charges for the permanent exhibitions of the Hong Kong Space Museum are $10 for standard ticket, $7 for group ticket and $5 for concessionary ticket; and
    • The charges for museum passes (annual) are $100 for family pass, $50 for individual pass and $25 for concessionary pass. Half-yearly, monthly and weekly museum passes are no longer available.
  • LCSD plans to organise the following special exhibitions* which will levy additional admission charges. Holders of valid museum passes will enjoy unlimited free admission to these special exhibitions:
    • "The Hong Kong Jockey Club Series: Botticelli and His Times - Masterworks from the Uffizi" (23 Oct 2020 to 24 Feb 2021) at the Hong Kong Museum of Art; and
    • "Robots - The 500-Year Quest to Make Machines Human" (13 Nov 2020 to 14 Apr 2021) and "The Science Behind Pixar" (18 Jun to 20 Oct 2021) at the Hong Kong Science Museum.


* Programmes subject to change
^ The Hong Kong Museum of Coastal Defence is now closed for a major revamp to bring visitors a brand new experience. During the closure, the museum will organise a rich array of outreach programmes. Please visit the website for more details.

Application for and renewal of museum passes can be done at the following museums: 

Hong Kong Museum of Art

  (852) 2721 0116

Hong Kong Museum of History


(852) 2724 9042

Hong Kong Heritage Museum

(852) 2180 8188

Hong Kong Science Museum

(852) 2732 3232

Hong Kong Space Museum

(852) 2721 0226

Dr Sun Yat-sen Museum

(852) 2367 6373


Download Museum Pass Application Form