Life & death cemetery tour

Free Public Tour

Life & Death: Hong Kong Cemetery Tour


Join us for a profound exploration of life and death!

Hosted by the Consulate General of Sweden in Hong Kong 瑞典駐港總領事館 and Walk in Hong Kong, immerse yourself in a unique journey through the cultural significance of cemeteries in Hong Kong. The tour offers insights into traditional beliefs and famous persons buried in Hong Kong, while contrasting perspectives from Sweden.

Besides the Aberdeen Chinese Permanent Cemetery, we will also visit the forgotten cemetery of Mount Caroline and pay tribute at the Race Course Fire Memorial, commemorating the tragic event of 1918.

In conjunction with Swedish filmmaker Sven Blume's visit to Hong Kong, Sven will introduce his documentary on Sigurd Lewerentz, a renowned Swedish architect who designed the Woodland Cemetery (Skogskyrkogården), a UNESCO World Heritage site. Join us on Mar 30th as we delve into the depths of history and culture.

Date: Mar 30 (Sat), 2:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Language: English

Meeting time: 2:20 pm

Meeting Point: Wong Chuk Hang MTR Station Exit A (Inside the station)

End Point: Causeway Bay MTR Station

Free of charge

Don't miss this rare opportunity to unravel the mysteries of life and death in the company of experts.

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  • This tour is free of charge and allows a maximum of 2 persons per booking.
  • If you choose 2 persons or fewer and find the session unavailable, it indicates that the session is fully booked.

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