360 Virtual Tours of Heritage Buildings in the Greater Bay Area (GBA)
The Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area (GBA) comprises the 9 cities of Pearl River Delta region in Guangdong Province (i.e. Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Zhuhai, Foshan, Dongguan, Zhongshan, Zhaoqing, Huizhou and Jiangmen), and the two Special Administrative Regions of Hong Kong and Macau. For further information of the GBA, please see the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area Information Net.
With a long history of development, the GBA contains a lot of heritage buildings. With the pandemic, some of these heritage buildings cannot be visited. 360 Virtual Tours are not only tools for preserving the images and history of these heritage buildings, it also enable visitors to visit them in the internet before their actual tour. The objective of this 360 Virtual Tours of Heritage Buildings in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area Greater Bay Area aims to provide a one stop portal to facilitate users for finding and visiting 360 Virtual Tours of Heritage Buildings scattered in different web pages in the GBA.
About this website
This website is developed jointly by the Urban Studies and Urban Planning Programs of the Department of Urban Planning and Design and the Conservation Program of the Department of Real Estates and Construction of the Faculty of Architecture and the GIS Research Centre of the University of Hong Kong.
Research project on 'The applications of Virtual Reality technologies for cultural heritage conservation in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area' funded by the Department of Science and Technology of Guangdong, China (Grant No. 2019B010151001).