Latest arrangements on cultural venues (Updated on 20/1/2022)
In view of the latest situation of COVID-19, the Government has announced that tightened social distancing measures are extended until February 3. Most of the cultural venues/facilities continue to be temporarily closed and all cultural programmes to be held in the above period are also cancelled.
Libraries and students' study rooms are temporarily closed
All public libraries and their students' study rooms continue to be temporarily closed. All book drop services of the Hong Kong Public Libraries and those located at MTR Central, Kowloon Tong and Nam Cheong Stations as well as the self-service library stations at Island East Sports Centre Sitting-out Area, the Hong Kong Cultural Centre and Tsuen Nam Road, Tai Wai, maintain services. Public libraries continue to provide online services such as e-Books and e-Databases. Please visit the website of Hong Kong Public Libraries for details.
Performance venues and museums are temporarily closed
All performance venues, music centres of the Music Office and museums continue to be temporarily closed. All programmes and activities are suspended. During the period, all applications for Museum Passes and Hong Kong Film Archive Resource Centre's Audiovisual Materials Viewing Cards are suspended. Admission arrangement for holders of Museum Passes will be announced in due course.
The URBTIX outlets and ticket dispensing machines at the LCSD performance venues are closed. URBTIX will maintain Internet and mobile app ticketing and hotline services.
Refund arrangements in relation to the closure of cultural facilities will be announced in due course.
LCSD 's Edutainment Channel
During the venue closure period, members of the public can visit the LCSD 's Edutainment Channel, an one-stop online platform covering informative and learning materials on aspects of culture and leisure, to participate the online programmes of "vis-a-vis +01" series and access its videos on various fields including culture, arts and sports.