Olympic treasures exhibition in HK

2008-02-14 19:57:44 CCTV


A touring exhibition of Olympic treasures has arrived in Hong Kong. Over 700 items from the International Olympic Committee's museum are on display.

This exhibition tour is an important cultural activity for the 2008 Beijing Games. The exhibition first stopped off in Beijing last August, and has also been to Qingdao, Nanjing, Wuhan and Fuzhou. The stars of the show are models of Beijing's National Stadium and the National Aquatics Center. Medals, mascots and clips of opening and closing ceremonies of past Games are also on show.

Over 200,000 people are expected to visit the exhibition, and many say it's a great opportunity to understand and participate in the Olympics.