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Former Kowloon-Canton Railway Clock Tower

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Address: Salisbury Road, Waterfront Promenade, Hong Kong, China
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This 44 metre tall clock tower used to be part of the former Kowloon-Canton...

This 44 metre tall clock tower used to be part of the former Kowloon-Canton Railway Terminus.

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Pretty by night

Most people on the waterfront in Kowloon are looking across the water. This is a pretty good thing to look at on the Kowloon side. 1673.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The 300m Waterfront Promenade from the Intercontinental Hotel to the Star Ferry offers some of the best shots of the world famous Hong Kong Island skyline. Along the way, if the walker looks inland at all, they are likely to be distracted by the ski-jump architecture of the Cultural Center or the igloo shape of the Space Center. And so... More 

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Most people on the waterfront in Kowloon are looking across the water. This is a pretty good thing to look at on the Kowloon side. 1673.

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Thank Albywon
Calgary, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are going by here I would recommend that you go at night, that way you can also get an incredible view of Hong Kong!

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Thank Antonio Q
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Kowloon-Canton Railway Clock Tower is the only remaining reminder of the Kowloon railway station which was located in the area now occupied by the Arts precinct in Tsim Sha Tsui and adjacent waterfront promenade. Visitors will see the clock tower as they walk from the Star Ferry terminal to the promenade or to the HK Cultural center and it... More 

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Thank Sebastian B
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

An iconic landmark of Hong Kong! Nearby is the jetty of another iconic Hong Kong ferry. Popular spot to view Hong Kong island.

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Thank Simon Y
Hong Kong, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The clock tower is part of the Kowloon Canton railway station, and is now the only structure remains. The railway station has completely been demolished and was moved to Hung Hom.

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Thank sam3381
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful landmark of Hong Kong. I like that historical buildings or statues have a significance in this fast pace city.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Kowloon-Canton Railway Clock Tower is one of the nice spot when visiting hong kong day tour. Since our hotel is just located along nathan road, Kawloon New Hotel. This tower clock location is along Salisbury Road near to Tsim Sha Tsui (MTR) is easy to find. Around the vicinity are HK-Museum of Art, Space Museum, Avenue of Stars, HK-Cultural Center... More 

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Thank gina m
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This is one of the historic places of the HongKong city, originally was a railway station, is now a tourist spot where families hangout, click photos and have fun. Good place to take pictures.

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Caloundra, Australia
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Reviewed 22 February 2017

Part of the early Colonial history of Kowloon. Great to see they have retained the clock Tower and opened it up for people to see and enjoy.

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