Contact and opening hours

General Opening Hours (Reception Desk):

Monday - Friday: 9:00 AM – 8:30 PM
Saturday: 09:30 AM – 6:00 PM

If you wish to speak to a particular member of staff please make an appointment beforehand.

Opening Hours of Library:
Monday to Friday: 9:00 PM – 8:30 PM (Counter Service: 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM)
Saturday: 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Sunday: The first Sunday of each month, 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
The next opening Sundays are: 1. Nov 2020, 8. Nov 2020, 6. Dec 2020, 10. Jan 2021

The opening hours are subjected to change from time to time. For updated arrangement, please see the event calendar on thepage of the Library.

Opening Hours of our Language Office for general information and course registration:
Monday to Friday: 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Arrangements in tropical cyclone situations

We are closed on following days:

New Year’s Day 01.01.2020
Chinese New Year 25.-28.01.2020
Ching Ming Festival 04.04.2020
Easter Monday 13.04.2020
Labour Day 01.05.2020
Tuen Ng Festival 25.06.2020
Hong Kong S.A.R. Establishment Day 01.07.2020
China National Day 01.10.2020
The day following Mid-Autumn Festival 02.10.2020
Chung Yeung Festival 26.10.2020
Christmas Day 25.12.2020

The Goethe-Institut Hongkong will be closed at 4:30 PM on 24.01.2020 (Chinese New Year's Eve), and 21.12.2020 (Winter Solstice). There will be no language classes on these days.

How to find us


Public Transport:


MTR station Wanchai (Island Line)

Bus stop Harbour Road, Gloucester Road, Lockhard Road and Hennessy Road

Star Ferry from Tsim Sha Tsui to Wanchai Ferry Pier

For visitors from abroad:
Please take the Airport Express from the Airport to Central (appr. 25 min.) and take a taxi to HK Arts Centre in Wanchai (appr. 5 min.)