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Asia Camera Museum

71 Lebuh Armenian, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
+60 12-474 0123
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Asia Camera Museum Admission Ticket
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“dark room” (20 reviews)
“entrance fee” (14 reviews)
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71 Lebuh Armenian, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
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+60 12-474 0123
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"dark room"
in 20 reviews
"thousand words"
in 2 reviews
"entrance fee"
in 14 reviews
"on display"
in 11 reviews
"pay a visit"
in 7 reviews
"detailed explanation"
in 3 reviews
"friendly lady"
in 2 reviews
"vast collection"
in 3 reviews
"interesting exhibits"
in 2 reviews
"guided tour"
in 11 reviews
"ground floor"
in 2 reviews
"great visit"
in 2 reviews
"interesting place"
in 4 reviews
"take pictures"
in 4 reviews
"peranakan mansion"
in 2 reviews
"equipment"
in 17 reviews
"history"
in 64 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Wasn't sure what to expect but my partner loves old cameras so we paid our $20 and went in. You get a mini guided tour to explain a home of the highlights and how the collection came to be. The ladies were very friendly and...More

Thank Swifty72
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although this small little museum didn't have the full range of camera from around the world, it represented a brief history of camera from film to digital. Whether you are really a camera lover or you are just happened to have a camera, this place...More

Thank Sam C
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Reviewed 3 July 2018

a place filled with gimmicks, is not a must visit location for sure, not value for money! but if you have extra cash to spend maybe.

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Reviewed 21 June 2018

Asia camera museum is the great museum for the photography's lover..Fully Information and great explaination of the history of photography and camera in this smaller museum.You can try out some old camera also at there .This is a great experience and I will come again...More

Thank tanxonrou
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

It's located on the 2nd floor and you need to climb the stairs, no lift! Admission costs 20 Malaysia Ringgit in Jun 2018. The owner is also the tour guide could show you everything from early 20th century to the modern cameras (Digital). I like...More

Thank Laurence_Lorenz
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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Brought a visitor from US around the historic enclave. Stopped and parked my car next to Yap Kongsi. Saw this Asia Camera Museum. Went up the stairs for a visit. RM20 is quite steep but they don’t get the same volume of visitors like Khoo...More

Thank cclye
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

If you are into photography, you must visit this place. Wide collections of cameras current and yester years and very fascinating see how camera technology progressed over the years. Lady guide was very nice and very friendly! I highly recommend you to visit this place...More

Thank hknormad007
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

Asia camera museum was a photographer's dream come true as we get to see a wide array of cameras as well as having a friendly guide who was passionate about her work to explain to us as well as having warm and exuding hospitality in...More

Thank Jastine T
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

The cost of visit pass is reasonable and affordable, adult RM20 and a privileged price for senior citizen and student with just RM10. Highly recommended for vintage camera's collectors or camera lovers, all collections over 1000 cameras including well-known brands such as Olympus, Nikon, Cannon...More

Thank Eric O
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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Asia Camera Museum is located near a temple. The entrance fee is RM20. We spent about 30min in this place with a short tour around the place. I was amazed by all the equipments and the lady who briefed us during our visit. I got...More

Thank hapiecutiepig
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kahlilaltayar
10 April 2016|
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I think there is one museum that do that somewhere in Muntri Lane, Penang.
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