photo: flagstaff house museum of teaware, hong kong

flagstaff house museum of teaware - photo by claire gribbin

Built in the 1840s, Flagstaff House originally served as the office and residence of the Commander of the British Forces in Hong Kong. It was converted to the Museum of Tea Ware in 1984, with a new wing, The K.S. Lo Gallery, added in 1995.  Alongside its exhibitions, the Museum holds regular demonstrations, tea gatherings and lecture programmes to promote ceramic art and Chinese tea drinking culture.  Flagstaff House Museum of Tea Ware, a branch museum of the Hong Kong Museum of Art

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