Heritage of Mei Ho House (HMHH) will be closed from 3rd January, 2022 for renovation and improvement works. A brand new exhibition is coming in mid-2022. Please click here  for the details. Meanwhile, please be noted that the closure of all other public facilities of YHA Mei Ho House Youth Hostel will remain until further notice, including Mei Ho Cafe, Mei Ho Store, Garden 41, etc. For the latest reservation arrangement for our 7 hostels, kindly refer to our “Latest News”. We truly apologize for any inconvenience caused.

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YHA Mei Ho House Youth Hostel
Public Guided Tour (Cantonese)

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TOUR DETAIL

Our public guided tours introduce how the historical, architectural, cultural and social significance of the Grade 2 historic building Mei Ho House is conserved and passed down through the Revitalising Historic Buildings Through Partnership Scheme (Revitalisation Scheme). Visitors will learn about the history of Hong Kong’s public housing development, the way of life and interesting stories of early resettlement block residents, and the architectural features of Mei Ho House. Our docents will also explain the role of the Hong Kong Youth Hostels Association in the Revitalisation Scheme and how the project has managed to balance conservation and adaptative redevelopment.

DETAILS AND CHARGES

Under the current COVID-19 pandemic, special arrangements of the public guided tour will be applied as follows:

 

Tour time

Cantonese tour, every Tuesday to Friday (Except Public Holidays): 3:15 pm to 4 pm

Duration

Approximately 45 minutes

Quota

8 people (will be divided into groups of 4)

Route

Entrance of HMHH → Exhibition on G/F of HMHH → Exhibition on 1/F of HMHH → Front Courtyard

Reservation period

Reservation is available from two months prior to two days preceding the visit. Successful applicants will receive a confirmation letter. Should you have any inquiries, canceling or changing the reservation, please contact us through the below methods.

Contact

[email protected] / 3728 3544 (Not for hostel reservation)

Inclement Weather Arrangements

Same as the arrangement of the Heritage of Mei Ho House, please click here for the details.

Precautionary Measures

According to The Prevention and Control of Disease Regulation, the following special measures are implemented and should be followed:

  1. Visitors must wear a mask inside the museum
  2. Visitors must check their body temperature before entering the museum
  3. Visitors must scan the “LeaveHomeSafe” QR code before entering the museum (except specified individuals may fill in a designated form as an alternative)
  4. Hand sanitizer is provided for visitors to use
  5. Please avoid direct physical contact and keep social distancing