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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As for a local like me, it's nothing much here. But you can pass by here when you visit the railway station and ipoh's old town area. Located just across the state mosque, so be sure to stop by. Food court also located at the...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank mushroom001
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Standing slightly more than one-story high is the Birch Memorial Clock Tower in front Ipoh State Mosque and within walking distance from Han Chin Tat Soo Hakka Museum. This clock tower was unveiled in 1908 in memory of late J.W.W Birch who was the first...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 9 September 2019 via mobile

It was on the list of things to see on the self guided walking tour and it was pretty, but not anything to get excited about.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Harrison-F-Carter
Reviewed 31 August 2019 via mobile

A friend of main Show me the clocktower it was very interesting it’s worth going for a visit. Also the history is very interesting.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank PieterS90
Reviewed 23 August 2019

This magnificent clock tower was built in 1909 as a memorial to J.W.W. Birch, first British Resident of Perak, who was assassinated in 1875 at Pasir Salak. Some interesting facts: There used to be a bronze bust of Birch with a dedication below, but both...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Ann T
Reviewed 13 August 2019 via mobile

This clock tower has been one of the main attractions in Ipoh since the colonial period. As you walk towards downtown from the train station, it's just right on the way.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank rezasattarzadeh
Reviewed 6 July 2019

Not much to see and no visitors around. Can stop by and take a picture after visiting the Post Office.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Cecilia C
Reviewed 28 April 2019

Nice for photo opportunities but also Hawker centre right next to this serving good food. Easy walk from the old town area and parking very convenient especially on sundays where there is no parking fees in ipoh

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 21 March 2019

This attractive colonial clock tower in the heritage district of central Ipoh is worth a quick stop for some photos. Some interesting murals painted on the side and a pretty design. Easily combined with the railway station and other heritage buildings.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank KGB777
Reviewed 9 March 2019 via mobile

An old colonial clock tower,slightly interesting.A few good photos.Close to The train station,city hall,and mosque.Worth the walk if your visiting the other colonial buildings.Food court next to tower.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank zalnikor
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