Brand New Hong Kong Children’s Discovery Museum Reopens

5,550 Square Feet Of New Exhibition Zones & Learning Experiences In Sai Wan Ho

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The brand new 5,500 square feet Hong Kong Children’s Discovery Museum will officially reopen its doors on March 18, 2023! The CDM features more than 30 customized interactive exhibits which offer play-based learning experiences specifically designed for children under the age of 10 and serving different educational purposes depending on each child’s developmental stage. The museum is now distributed into 8 theme zones (previously 4), targeting different learning areas like language and literacy, science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics (S.T.E.A.M.), culture, and environmental awareness/stewardship.

Prepare for a world of tinkering, play, and creativity while sparking a lifelong interest in science, technology, engineering, arts and math! Book your tickets here! Also don’t miss their new Friends and Weekday Play Package opening offer!

Be sure to check out their website for workshop packages for toddlers and kids!

What to bring: 

  • Socks – some areas require them!
  • Water Bottles – stay hydrated through your play.
  • Extra set of clothing – if your kids like to get wet in the play areas.
  • Coins for lockers – if needed (HK$5 returned after use)
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    Exhibit Focussed On STEAM Learning

    This exhibit allows the little ones to experiment with unique tools and materials related to S.T.E.A.M (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics) while developing essential skills like problem solving. Also features the Nüdel Kart, a large educational deconstructable play cart that was awarded the prestigious Good Design Award in Australia (ideal for kids 3-10 years)

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    Discovery Zone

    Teaches Environmental Awareness

    This zone is specifically targeted at environmental protection awareness, as it allows kids to participate in hands-on activities and explore the wonders of nature. Also teaches kids how to become more engaged in protecting the environment and teaches them about recycling, landfills and more.


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    Cozy Corner

    A Sensory Haven

    Kids getting a bit too overwhelmed by all the fun? This is a quiet sensory nook that brings calm and relaxation and engages their senses, enabling them to see, feel and touch their surroundings.

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    Water Ways

    Learn About Water Systems While Having Fun!

    Splash! Undeniably one of the most popular exhibits, here kids can experiment with water to see how a dam, water fountain, and other pipes and contraptions work. This play-based learning experience teaches them about water cycles and flow and hydrodynamics. Also features the Water Wall where kids can spray water to their heart's content onto the windows while understanding the flow of water.

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    Transit Tots

    For The Transport-Loving Toddlers!

    A fabulous area dedicated to transport-loving toddlers that will engage their senses exploring mini versions of our city’s various modes of transportation and unique landmarks (ideal for kids 0-3 years).

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    Story Stage

    Make Your Own Movie

    Set like a movie stage, here our little budding actors can make, direct, and role-play a story of their own choosing! Even features a green screen to allow their imagination and creativity to run wild!

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    Creative Studio

    Paint & Get Messy!

    Put their artistic skills to the test as they create their masterpieces using paint and more materials! Here they can paint to a small or large scale, and even on the windows!

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    Little Adventure

    Toddler Adventure Zone

    This space is ideally designed for kids under 3 who can climb, allowing them to develop their gross-motor skills amongst the city's replicas of iconic landmarks.


Why Little Steps Loves It:​

A museum dedicated 100% to kids and learning through play!!

Who It's Perfect For:

Families of all ages! The museum's exhibits are designed for kids 10 and under.

What Else:​

HKCDM offers various workshop packages monthly. Currently they have a new opening offer of "Friends +Weekday Play Package"! Check their site for updates!

Where To Find It:​

Additional Info:​

Open 10am-6pm on Monday - Sunday, and most public holidays. There are timed slots to book from and one session is 1.5 hours.

Monday to Friday (except public holidays):

  • Child (13 months to 12 years old): HK$120 per person
  • Infant (1 - 12 months), Adult & People with disabilities**: HK$80 per person

Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays:

  • Child (13 months to 12 years old): HK$140 per person
  • Infant (1 - 12 months), Adult & People with disabilities**: HK$100 per person

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