Viewing north across the Tsim Sha Tsui area in 1908, the Observatory building (indicated by an arrow) could be seen standing above the rest at a vantage point ideal for making observations.
A photograph of the 1883 Building taken in 1913.
An aerial view of the 1883 Building in 1951 with the No. 1 quarter on the left, and the signal mast and the annex building on the right.
The Hong Kong Observatory Headquarters at present. Neighbouring to the 1883 Building, the Centenary Building was erected in 1983 as a commemoration of the 100-year service of the Observatory.