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39 Jalan Green Hall, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
+60 4-261 9181
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Well laid out and informative journey through the history of Penang. The photos and displays enhanced the history as did the video. Not sure we needed the 3D stuff for kids at the end!!

Thank Antalyaman
Reviewed 1 week ago

Call in while waiting for our taxi after booking airfare at AirAsia across the road. Taxi said he would be back in 30 minutes I had G&T 26myr a strong drink. Beers nice and cold, we walked round looking at all the old war pictures...More

Thank bonesi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A good way to while away some time if a little over priced, the first part of the museum is dedicated to the history of penang, but to be honest there was not a great deal to it some pictures and mannequins, the 2nd part...More

Thank square_eys
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

For foreigner is RM29 admission. It’s Fun as there are staff assisting you to take photos. At the beginning greeting us will be history of Penang. Francis Light was the founder of the British colony of Penang (in modern-day Malaysia) and its capital city of...More

Thank Angelina A
Reviewed 10 July 2018

The museum houses different types of art including the typical display of old items, 3D art, both mural and fluorescent type, and the upside down setup at the end. This was my first time to encounter the 3D fluorescent art in all my travels. It...More

Thank Elyt F
Reviewed 6 July 2018

we stumble on greenhall street after we found a little cafe that serve panini, to our surprise everything is this street is so hidden. If you want to know anything about Penang. This is the place to be!

Thank Chloe M
Reviewed 5 July 2018

This is .a great informative and historical location that you can learn so much about Penang's History and friendly staff!

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 3 July 2018

a great place! well design and a very informative and educational way to communicate the history of Penang. Surely recommend you to visit if you are in Penang!

Thank Fara J
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Our tour driver took us since he gets commission from the museum which we found out later. It’s a tiny avoidable museum with no co-relation to the neon photo opportunity section etc. gleaned a few interesting facts but nothing that the Internet wouldn’t have given...More

Thank Evolvin
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

It s located at Jln Green Hall, together with the glow in the dark 3D art. U can get a discount of rm2 after visiting the upside down museum becoz the 2places are owned by the same owner. It s good to be exposed to...More

Thank mikeylawsh72
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Elizabeth R
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Response from HongFamily | Reviewed this property |
RM 29 per adult and RM 16 per child (5-12 years)
Susanto S
9 April 2015|
Response from Seadog40 | Reviewed this property |
best way (1) hope on the free shuttle bus or (2) if weather OK it is not a long walk, Enjoy its a great place