We're spoilt for choice at the moment, with four different exhibitions underway. (If you're reading this from outside Hong Kong, I've added some other ways to see these photos at the bottom of the page.)
This is the last message for 2013, so before we look at those exhibitions, let me wish you a very happy and healthy new year.
1. John Thomson's photos at the Maritime Museum
They have over eighty of Thomson's photos of Hong Kong and China on display, all taken within a year or two of 1870. The photos have been blown up so there is lots of detail to see. Here's a view of the Praya, with the hills looking very barren and imposing in the background:
Entrance to the exhibition is included in the price of the ticket to the museum, so allow enough time to visit both.
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