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A museum featuring 50s to 70s old trades including old traditional chinese medicine shop, the red, blue and white pole barber shop, a go-go era tailor shop, village style sundry shop and an old tricycle delivery transportation of Rothmans, etc. It...more
Really interesting objects and friendly, helpful guide. Mr Tih is really passionate about his museum and enjoys telling people about the history of Malakka. Great for kids. Even found a random calendar from 1958! Highly recommended.
I met Mister Tih when I visited the Xianglin temple, it was is day-off but he was so passionated about history and his city that we talked together more than one hour. Then he suggested me to visit the house of museum where he is...More
House of Museums is incredible! It is a MUST to stop by and check out this museum! It's worth every penny. I'm a traveller from Taiwan and never expected that there's this amazing museums who's packed with so man of my childhood memories! It has...More
This House of Museums Malacca brought back fond memories of my childhood days. I was not born or brought up in Malacca but this is how Chinese of Southeast Asia grew up with. The cinema, the provision shops, the barber, the hairdresser... the artefacts were...More
We visited with family and extended family, consisting of our young children and our parents. To the young children and us adults, it was an enchanting walk into the past which we hadn't experienced. For the our parents, it was a nostalgic trip down memory...More
A hidden gem in a well restored shop house at walking distance from Jonker Walk. The collections of objects, rare pictures and souvenirs is impressive and well presented by themes: barber shop, kitchen, pharmacy and even a tiny old theater shooting an old movie with...More
We stumbled across this place just by chance and I’m so glad we did. Mr.T is one of those people who you will always remember. His passion was infectious and his love for what he does highly commendable. You will have the best time here...More
I give this attraction a high rating purely because of the enthusiasm of the curator of this museum. Mr Tih is a valuable asset to this establishment. All manner of vintage items on display - comes with great information from Mr Tih.