Taikwun wins UNESCO prize

Mon 14 Oct 2019 Company News

Winkle-picker is proud to report that the Taikwun Centre for Heritage and the Arts has been given a Certificate of Excellence for Cultural Heritage Conservation by UNESCO.

As well as the restoration work, architectural and engineering solutions, and conservation, the heritage interpretation on which Winkle-picker worked for nearly 10 years was singled out for praise. It concludes, “against tremendous commercial and real estate pressures, the successful realization of Tai Kwun stands as a testimony to Hong Kong SAR’s commitment to heritage.”