Stamp Issue “Museums and their Collections VI – Macao Grand Prix Museum”
16/11/2021 16:28

Macao Post and Telecommunications Bureau issued the stamp themes “The Macao Museum of Art”, “Communications Museum”, “Macao Museum”, “Lin Zexu Memorial Museum of Macao” and “Maritime Museum” under the stamp series of “Museums and their Collections” between 2003 and 2016. The sixth series with the stamp theme “Museums and their Collections VI – Macao Grand Prix Museum” will be issued on 18th November, 2021.


The Macao Grand Prix Museum was inaugurated on 18th November, 1993, to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the Macao Grand Prix. In 2016, the Macao Government Tourism Office decided to reform the Tourism Activities Centre into the new Macao Grand Prix Museum in order to achieve the goal of developing diversified tourism products. After expansion, the Macao Grand Prix Museum was officially opened on 1st June, 2021, providing visitors with knowledge, entertainment, leisure and learning elements related to the Macao Grand Prix.


This issue includes a set of four stamps and one souvenir sheet, illustrating cars and motorcycles exhibited at the Museum, which have been in Macao Grand Prix races for the past six decades, recording the glorious history of the Macao Grand Prix.


The above issue will be available for sale at the General Post Office (9:00a.m. to 5:30p.m.), the Communications Museum (9:00a.m. to 1:00p.m., 2:30p.m. to 5:30p.m.), and the “Rua do Campo” Post Office (9:00a.m. to 7:00p.m.). The mail service for the relative philatelic products cancelled with the commemorative postmark will be available on the issue date at the above locations. The philatelic products are as follows:


Philatelic Products Selling Price Quantity
Set of 4 Stamps 17.00 patacas 250,000
Sheetlet 68.00 patacas  
Souvenir Sheet 14.00 patacas 250,000
First Day Cover with Stamps 23.00 patacas 3,000
First Day Cover with Souvenir Sheet 20.00 patacas 3,000
Information Brochure 7.00 patacas 4,000
Information Brochure with Stamps 24.00 patacas  
Information Brochure with Souvenir Sheet 21.00 patacas  
Set of 4 Postcards 12.00 patacas 3,000
Set of 4 Maximum Cards 29.00 patacas  


The stamp designer of this issue is Mr. Ung Vai Meng, and the text of the information brochure is written by the Macao Grand Prix Museum.


This is the fourteenth theme of 2021 issues. The previous issued stamps are “Lunar Year of the Ox” on 05/01/2021, the label stamp “Lunar Year of the Ox” on 20/01/2021, “120th Anniversary of the Printing Bureau” on 22/02/2021, “Mainland Scenery VIII” on 01/03/2021, “Libraries in Macao II” on 23/04/2021, “Procession of Our Lady of Fatima” on 13/05/2021, “Festivals – Buddha’s Birthday” on 19/05/2021, “Macao Typical Old Shops” on 11/06/2021, “Centenary of the Founding of the Communist Party of China” on 01/07/2021, “Wushu – Chinese Martial Arts and Health” on 13/09/2021, “Insects” on 09/10/2021, “150th Anniversary of Kiang Wu Hospital Charitable Association” on 28/10/2021, “20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the Unitary Police Service” on 29/10/2021, and “20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the Macao Customs Service” on 01/11/2021.


Technical Data of Stamp “Museums and their Collections VI – Macao Grand Prix Museum”


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