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In this picture taken on October 22, 2013 in Hong Kong, a visitor looks at a model of the Mei Ho House, a public resettlement block built in 1954 and renovated to be turned into a youth hostel. While heritage regularly falls victim to construction in one of the most densely populated cities in the world, the building was preserved as a record of Hong Kong's public housing development. The museum takes visitors through the history of Sham Shui Po, the district where the building has stood for half a century. AFP PHOTO / Philippe Lopez (Photo credit should read PHILIPPE LOPEZ/AFP/Getty Images)
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In this picture taken on October 22, 2013 in Hong Kong, a visitor looks at a model of the Mei Ho House, a public resettlement block built in 1954 and renovated to be turned into a youth hostel. While heritage regularly falls victim to construction in one of the most densely populated cities in the world, the building was preserved as a record of Hong Kong's public housing development. The museum takes visitors through the history of Sham Shui Po, the district where the building has stood for half a century. AFP PHOTO / Philippe Lopez (Photo credit should read PHILIPPE LOPEZ/AFP/Getty Images)
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October 22, 2013
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In this picture taken on October 22 2013 in Hong Kong a visitor looks... News Photo 185622131Block,Building,Construction,Home Improvement,Hong Kong,Horizontal,Hostel,Lifestyles,Looking,Model,Picture,Public,Visit,YouthPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPIn this picture taken on October 22, 2013 in Hong Kong, a visitor looks at a model of the Mei Ho House, a public resettlement block built in 1954 and renovated to be turned into a youth hostel. While heritage regularly falls victim to construction in one of the most densely populated cities in the world, the building was preserved as a record of Hong Kong's public housing development. The museum takes visitors through the history of Sham Shui Po, the district where the building has stood for half a century. AFP PHOTO / Philippe Lopez (Photo credit should read PHILIPPE LOPEZ/AFP/Getty Images)