This one-of-a-kind artwork is a digitized, enlarged version of the original Sung Dynasty scroll created in the 12th Century by Sung artist Chang Tse-duan. By bringing the scroll to life, this giant digital exhibition enables people of all ages to get closer to one of China’s foremost national treasures in Hong Kong.
"Having checked with exhibition venues in Hong Kong, we found that AsiaWorld-Expo could meet the requirements in height and length imposed by the screen as well as provide a show period of three weeks, thus making it a suitable venue for holding this exhibition,"
Mr. Allen Ha, Chief Executive Officer, AsiaWorld-Expo Management Limited remarked, “It is a great honour for AsiaWorld-Expo to be the venue partner. We fully support the display of this national grandeur in Hong Kong. This landmark exhibition is also one of the wonderful features to mark our 5th Anniversary.”
Convenient access for everyone
Thanks to a range of new and enhanced transportation links that make it quicker, easier and more economical to reach AsiaWorld-Expo on event days starting from November 2010, all members of the public will enjoy the full benefits to the “River of Wisdom – Animated Version of the Riverside Scene at Qingming Festival” Exhibition.
• New “A-route” Franchised Buses Direct to AsiaWorld-Expo
All “A-route” airport buses from Hong Kong Island, Kowloon and the New Territories will stop at AsiaWorld-Expo, namely the A10, A11, A12, A21, A22, A31, A41, A41P, and A43, and a number of these routes will offer half-price discounts on the same-day return journey. These fast and convenient bus services mean that the best events in Hong Kong are now just 30 - 40 minutes away from Tsuen Wan, Shatin, Jordan, or Western District (HK) among many other districts!
• New Point-to-point Express Bus (Route X1) from Tung Chung MTR Station
A point-to-point express bus (Route X1) will commence operation between Tung Chung MTR Station and AsiaWorld-Expo, offering a journey time of just 12 minutes. With the MTR Fare Saver machine at AsiaWorld-Expo, visitors can also save more on the return MTR trip from Tung Chung Station.
• Airport Express Special Same-Day Return Fares
With the in-venue station at AsiaWorld-Expo, the Airport Express is one of the fastest and most comfortable ways to reach the venue. Passengers using Octopus Cards from Tsing Yi Station can enjoy a special same-day return fare of HK$42 (HK$21 one-way), including free connection to the territory-wide MTR network.
In addition, a same-day return ticket on the Airport Express from Hong Kong or Kowloon Stations to AsiaWorld-Expo Station will be available for a special fare of just HK$48 (equivalent to HK$24 one-way). Tickets can be purchased at the service counter at Hong Kong or Kowloon Stations.
AsiaWorld-Expo concurrently hosts an Open House
As part of its 5th Anniversary celebrations, AsiaWorld-Expo will also host an Open House concurrently with the “River of Wisdom – Animated Version of the Riverside Scene at Qingming Festival” Exhibition. This Open House will showcase the unique features of AsiaWorld-Expo and enable visitors to view AsiaWorld-Arena, Hong Kong’s largest indoor seated entertainment venue and Runway 11, the venue’s latest conference and banqueting hall, and to enjoy the range of traditional and modern gourmet delicacies, exhibitions and activities on offer. This is a very special opportunity for visitors to learn more about AsiaWorld-Expo and the role it plays in welcoming the world’s top business and entertainment events. For details of the Open House schedule, please visit the website at http://www.asiaworld-
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AsiaWorld-Expo is a public-private partnership between the Hong Kong SAR Government (majority shareholder)
AsiaWorld-Expo is offering over 70,000 square metres of rental space. With 10 state-of-the-
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AsiaWorld-Expo opened in December 2005 and has become a world-class venue in Hong Kong, offering over 70,000 square metres of rentable spaces for exhibitions, conventions, concerts, sports and entertainment events.