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Old House

We went there after dining in Duyong Marina & Beach Resort. Without using waze, it would be hard to... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2017
ValerieSim
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Small, out-of-the-way museum with a local island focus

I was at Kota Lama Duyung in mid-May. While it's known as a 'big man's house', this place is... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2016
Yap-X
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Singapore
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4 Dec 2018
“Historic building, but a bit run down”
25 Aug 2018
“Old Building”
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Reviewed 4 December 2018

One of the sights to see at Pulau Duyung is this old "fort". Design, history and architect enthusiasts will love to walk within this house and enrich yourselves about the heritage and design aesthetics of this building which has Egyptian, Terengganu and European influences it...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

It's a museum which covered from an old building. Displaying life style of malay population. Nothing much to see. However, free admission fee

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 20 June 2017

We went there after dining in Duyong Marina & Beach Resort. Without using waze, it would be hard to find the building as there are lack of signage. There is no guard and entrance fee. You will need to tourist yourself. The house is old,...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank ValerieSim
Reviewed 16 December 2016

ive been here for educational purposed. i found that it was hard to find the building as there are lack of signage. it also was state behind the musolla and surrounded very near to others house. there is no guard, u being tourist yourself, the...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank nursyamimies
Reviewed 29 May 2016

I was at Kota Lama Duyung in mid-May. While it's known as a 'big man's house', this place is essentially a museum, with an emphasis on Pulau Duyung's history. Kota Lama Duyung has several things against it. The route to the place is badly sign-posted....More

Date of experience: May 2016
2  Thank Yap-X
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