Fever: The History of Malaria in Hong Kong

Date: 25 April to 26 July 2015
Time: 10:00am - 5:00pm (Tuesday - Saturday); 1:00pm - 5:00pm (Sunday & Public Holidays); Closed on Mondays
Venue: Hong Kong Museum of Medical Sciences, No. 2 Caine Lane, Mid-Levels


The exhibition is designed to take the visitor on an experiential journey through the history of malaria in Hong Kong. The exhibition will encourage multi-sensory engagement with local historical information and artifacts and promote understanding of the importance of the disease in the development of the territory. Visitors will learn how malaria was eradicated from Hong Kong, as well as the seriousness of the contemporary malaria situation in other regions of the world.

* The Exhibition is co-presented with Hong Kong Museum of Medical Sciences.

* The Exhibition is supported by the HKU Knowledge Exchange Fund.

Enquiries: contact_chm@hku.hk or Dr Ria Sinha.