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Pinang Peranakan Museum Admission Ticket
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Pinang Peranakan Museum Admission Ticket
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29 Church Street, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
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This was definitely the star of my visit. The richness of the mansion shows what beauty of craftsmanship can create with good taste. It shows the history of the Baba Nyonya legacy, how they created a new culture blending Chinese with Malay and a touch...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank RobCalgary_AB
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We reached around 3.45 pm and were told that the museum would close by 4.30 for filming. No guide was also available. We started to wander around the rooms appreciating the vast collection of the wealthy family. We caught up with a tour group led...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank G2designin
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Fascinating Peranakan house with beautiful interiors and amazing collection of historic articles. After a quick but informative tour by our witty guide, Stan, I would have loved to linger and admire further the fascinating collections of jewellery, embroidery, porcelain and so much more. My time...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank UKtraveller077
Reviewed 1 week ago

This manision is where the filming of the Little Nonya (drama series by Singapore is filmed!) There are English, Chinese and dialects guides available. The English guide my group got is very interesting and entertaining yet knowledgeable. Explain things in detail. Good place to learn...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank Jasontbk
Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely bang for the buck. The lady who guided us around had a connection herself to the aristocratic family that lived there and her subtlety in conveying her knowledge made it totally worth it.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank satyaki_chanda
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mesmerised by the details and the collection displayed in the museum, fascinated looking at each and every item displayed. reminded a small version of the Mysore Palace. Intricate details, need more time to explore completely. Unfortunately we didn't have time to check out the whole...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Mythili N
Reviewed 1 week ago

This house has been preserved an a merchants house in the days of the colonial British. Original furniture, wall hangings, china and servants quarters give an insight as to what life was like. We had a very knowledgeable guide who took us around the house...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Crunchy_Fr0g
Reviewed 1 week ago

we visited both this mansion as well as the 'Blue Mansion' in Penang.....both are worth seeing, this one is a bit longer tour and has more 'content' to see but takes a bit longer and has slightly larger groups going through (for both you MUST...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank MAB430
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Entrance fee: RM20 per adult. Entry was up till 430pm only from now till Jan 2019 due to filming, but no discount on the entry fees despite so. They also provide free English and Chinese tours and we were lucky to be there just in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank dyhx
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are family of four visited the Mansion with tour guide. Was informative and interesting. Wish we did the tour organized by the mansion itself, so please ensure you check the tour done in many languages. Restaurant inside was interesting to visit, wish it had...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Purbasari S
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24 February 2018|
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Response from Yipjames | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure I'm expert enough to describe the importance of the architecture. Perhaps, it's the unique blending of faux Chinese and Malaysia styles that rendered the entire Peranakan culture that much interesting. First... More
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27 December 2017|
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Response from ayytravel | Reviewed this property |
Yup! They do have English/Chinese tour guides. The guides use simple English to describe about the lifestyle of the Peranakans who lived in the mansion, so your kids will be able to understand the tour as well.
26 September 2017|
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Response from sishengw | Reviewed this property |
They provide free tour everyday, from 9.30am to 5pm. You just need to get entrance ticket and follow the tour. :)