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High Court Building

It was courthouse back in 1809 and once served as the Penang Supreme Court. It is near the... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2018
PrestonGuild
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United Kingdom
Not open public

Saw supreme court whilst walking around for other attractions,premises is quite big but not open to... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2018
Flitz8
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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29 Jun 2018
“High Court Building”
10 Mar 2018
“Not open public”
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Pitt Street, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
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Reviewed 30 June 2018

It was courthouse back in 1809 and once served as the Penang Supreme Court. It is near the Anglican church and you can encounter it when you walk the colonial part of Georgetown. It is not open to the public. It was restored 10 years...More

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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Saw supreme court whilst walking around for other attractions,premises is quite big but not open to public

Thank Flitz8
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Located across from the Anglican Church, these buildings are huge and beautiful. I passed them either while walking or riding the FREE public buses. Locals told me that they are not opened for tourists to visit.

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Reviewed 18 May 2016

The Supreme Court Building with its neo-Palladin architecture was built in 1903 and it replaced the original courthouse which was constructed on the same site in 1809. It was designed by engineers of the Public Works Department headed by John Henry McCallum. The building has...More

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