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History Museum of Penang

39 Green Hall | George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
+60 4-261 9181
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Visiting Maleisia

By accident we came to this place.Very interesting to see Penang's history.The items came From... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2017
Wouter V
Harrogate, United Kingdom
Educational & enjoyable

Very informative on Penang history & heritage. The best part if you have children with you, the... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2016
Wei L
Singapore, Singapore
via mobile
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1 Feb 2017
“Visiting Maleisia”
14 Jun 2016
“Educational & enjoyable”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
39 Green Hall | George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
+60 4-261 9181

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Reviewed 1 February 2017

By accident we came to this place.Very interesting to see Penang's history.The items came From houses in Penang.The inside gide told us all about it and hè knows à lot about it.We are Very pleased we saw it and would sure recomment it .

Thank Wouter V
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

Very informative on Penang history & heritage. The best part if you have children with you, the trick eye segment was fascinating.

Thank Wei L
Reviewed 14 October 2015

This museum is also known as The Penang Time Tunnel Museum which is reviewed under a separate posting. The museum is located in a double storey shop house at Green Hall. The history of the founding of Penang is displayed through beautiful murals, documents, sculptures...More

Thank nellielim
Reviewed 7 June 2015

This is a very good museum. It is very cheap but it well worth the visit. It will take you about 2 hours to do it well. You will learn a lot of the three culture of the countries and how early settlers use to...More

1  Thank 442joseph
Reviewed 28 April 2015

another great place for history buffs. This museum covers everything from the 16th century til the present day and it is highly recommended

Thank kiahing
Reviewed 17 January 2015

This is a true hidden gem as it gives a beautiful glimpse on History of Penang... through pictures and visual models Gives a good insight of how the city has grown and how multi cultural it has grown through its anglo, indian and chinese roots...More

Thank RakeshNayak
Reviewed 14 November 2014

It was nice and we enjoyed it. But it is something that u would expect it to be, dark rooms with pictures and descriptions about penang and its history. It wasn't a very engaging or interesting, sort of like a dull school field trip that...More

Thank EatingCake101
Reviewed 8 September 2014

It's nice to see the history of the country being preserved and depicted so nicely with good amount of information.

Thank Mayura_105
Reviewed 17 August 2014

This place is tucked away in a side street and a bit difficult to find. However it was worth the search, and we found it very interesting.

Thank alamoScotland
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