April 2015

Peak Tram Goes To City Gallery

Executive Director of the Hong Kong Heritage Project Ms Fanny Iu (left), Deputy Director of Planning Ms Phyllis Li (centre) and Group Director - Properties, Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels Limited Mr Martyn Sawyer (right) officiate at the ceremony.

​From a mere means of public transportation to a touristic amenity and an icon of Hong Kong, the Peak Tram has witnessed the dramatic transformation of our city over the past century, while connecting people in Hong Kong and beyond. Planning Department in collaboration with The Hong Kong Heritage Project presented a thematic exhibition on City [email protected] – On the Right Track to examine the changing but unique role of The Peak Tram, discovered its proximity and explored the memories of early commuters, Tram staff, the architect of old Peak Tower, as well as the Peak Tram’s lesser-known stories.