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Wonderfood Museum Penang Admission Ticket

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    Visit: Wonderfood Museum Penang, 49 Lebuh Pantai Near to Jettynext to CIMB Bank, George Town, Penang Island 10300 Malaysia

    Penang Wonderfood Museum offers visitors a kitsch, kooky and in-depth look at the city’s unique food culture with larger-than-life displays of Malaysian dishes. Set within a 1940s colonial building in Georgetown, the museum is divided into three galleries called Info Zone, Wow Zone, and Educational Zone. All of the hyper-realistic models are handcrafted by the museum’s owner, Sean Lao who utilises food replication techniques from Japan.

    The main section showcases over 100 types of popular street foods and traditional delicacies of the Malays, Indians, Chinese, and Perakanan, all of which are displayed in individual glass cases. Info Zone also features miniature displays of how the locals eat on a typical day, including breakfast at a roadside nasi lemak stall, Chinese-style porridge for lunch, followed by roti canai and teh tarik at a mamak stall.
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This place showcases the many different food among the 3 races in Malaysia. You can view a lot of the dishes in large sizes. The art work is also amazing. Good to check out to pass the time.

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Azkaban10000
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Overall -experience was good but you could have improved by opening a cafe next to it so guests can purchase the real items 😉

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Inspiration121460
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    This museum should only take about an hour to get through but it’s still worth it. It starts off with classic national food recreated into large displays. Then it goes on to challenge your perspective of food in thoughtful ways. Lots of photo opportunities within...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank BeniYianni
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    Lots of plastic food and photo opportunities, informative and fun way to spend some timeout of the heat.

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank SEQueenslander
    Reviewed 3 July 2019

    Getting there was really convenient for us as it was walking distance from our hotel. It wasn't crowded during our visit, we went around early afternoon, bring along your camera to take some nice photos - the staff will help you to take with their...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank starfishstory
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