Hong Kong Museum of Coastal Defence 香港海防博物館

The Hong Kong Museum of Coastal Defence 香港海防博物館, a redoubt style fort, is built on the site of Lei Yue Mun Fort (map).

Here is the museum map:

Hong Kong Museum of Coastal Defence map.JPG

Entrance tower to the museum:

Cannon tools:

Hong Kong Museum of Coastal Defence cannon tools.JPG

Introduction to the history exhibit: the various eras of Hong Kong History:

Hong Kong Museum of Coastal Defence history eras.JPG

Armor and weapons of the Qing period (1644-1911):

Diorama of a battle from the Opium War:

Hong Kong Museum of Coastal Defence Opium War diorama.JPG

From another angle:
Hong Kong Museum of Coastal Defence Opium War diorama top.JPG

Hong Kong dollars during Japanese occupation (“duress notes”):

Leaflets dropped by the Japanese during WW2, and propoganda promoting that the local population learn Japanese:

A cannon:

Hong Kong Museum of Coastal Defence cannon.JPG

The west caponier (a stand-alone, fortified structure to protect against storming infantrymen.

Hong Kong Museum of Coastal Defence Opium War west caponiar.JPG

The Brennan Torpedo station:

A view of the Shau Kei Wan  筲箕灣避風塘:

Hong Kong Shau Kei Wan view typhoon shelter.JPG

Notes:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hong_Kong_Museum_of_Coastal_Defence

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