Hong Kong Museum of Medical Sciences
Preservation and Adaptive Re-Use of Heritage Building in Hong Kong - using the Hong Kong Museum of Medical Sciences (HKMMS) as a Case Study.
Introductory Video (in Cantonese)
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Museum virtual tour. All rights reserved by HKMMS.
The use of Chinese roof tiles is probably due to sensitivity to the local materials and deference to the local culture. It is interesting to imagine that in order to encourage the creativity of the exploring pathologists, the architect's impulse allowed a folly of obelisks to sprout forth from the top of the building corners in stoic formation.
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