Visiting Hongkong is never enough if you don't visit Macau as well. Hongkong and Macau is very close and have many beautiful places to explore, such a Grand Prix Museum. This museum is located in 431 Rua de Luis Gonzaga Gomes, Macau, in the basement of Macau Tourism Activities Center. To get there, you can take bus number 1A, 3, 3A, 10, 10A, 10B, 12, 17, 23, 28A, 28B, 28C, 32 and towards to Rua de Luis Gonzaga Gomes.
Macau Grand Prix Museum contains exhibits that are related to Grand Prix worldwide including photos, videos, illustrated articles, cups, recoreds of champions and some commemorative items. This museum was built in 1933 in memory of the 40th anniversary of Grand Prix Racing in Macau.
More than twenty formula cars and motorcycles once driven by world-renowned drivers such as Eduardo de Carvalho, Michael Schumacher and David Coulthard, are on exhibition. The most eye catching one is the racing car placed in the center of the hall. This car was once driven by Aryton Senna, a famous formula car driver who died at the 1994 San Marino GP.
In this museum, you will better understand the museum and the history of the Grand Prix racing competition. Some of breathtaking scenes of GP in Macau as well as in other countries are on display. Moreover, there are two racing car simulators enable you to experience racing on the challenging tracks at an extreme high speed.
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This museum has no entrance fee, you can visit it everyday except Tuesday from 10 am to 8 pm. For you who love automotive, bring camera for taking picture with some racing cars here. Keep this place clean and don't litter.