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The Owl Museum

| Level B3, Astaka Bukit Bendera, Penang Hill, Jalan Summit, George Town, Penang Island 11300, Malaysia
+60 4-826 5704
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The biggest rip off ever1

We traveled up to Penang hill on the fanicularor train which was absolutely worth the money we... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
JeanetteMcEachen
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Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
don't go here ever

it costs $NZ4.00 to go here. if you have a three year old kid or know one who is doing a science... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
bruce m
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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  • Excellent10%
  • Very good9%
  • Average23%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible43%
28 Jan 2017
“Good place”
21 Nov 2016
“Only for those interested in Owls and lots of Owls”
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| Level B3, Astaka Bukit Bendera, Penang Hill, Jalan Summit, George Town, Penang Island 11300, Malaysia
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+60 4-826 5704

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We traveled up to Penang hill on the fanicularor train which was absolutely worth the money we paid. However once at the top we decided to pay additional cost to see the advertised 3D owl museum. There was no 3D presentation, all it is is...More

Thank JeanetteMcEachen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it costs $NZ4.00 to go here. if you have a three year old kid or know one who is doing a science project at Kindy you will get better value for money than going to this. The display is child like, has no information and...More

Thank bruce m
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

The biggest mistake of my life. I normally check out reviews on TripAdvisor before visiting any attraction. But happened to come across this one when visiting Penang Hill and on impulse paid the 12rm entry fee hoping to see different species of Owls and learn...More

Thank Pradeep A
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

If you are visiting Penang Hills, my advise is to skip this place. One of the worst "paid" so-called museums ever. Don't even bother going here. No wonder the ticketing guy gave us a big discount on the entrance fee.

Thank pkua
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

You can borrow a Harry Potter wizard cloak and scarf of each respective houses in Hogwarts. Then, try using your imagination to snap some cool photos around the small museum

Thank NurSolihin
Reviewed 24 February 2017

The owl is frequently associated with mysterious scene like in a ghost's story. With its two big eyes shinning in the dark night and it certainly give you goose pimples and cold sweats. Most of us don't quite like owl simply of its scary scenario...More

Thank 007KimTeh
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Owl museum place at penang hill many attraction in there. Inside owl museum only have owl picture not the real owl .

Thank Leo H
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

They named like museums,but not like museums .very small display for owl craft works. We spend less than 3min in this museums .

1  Thank Tan S
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

At the entrance, you can hear owl sounds. I legitimately thought they housed owls in there, and that the 3D photo area was just the entrance. It is disappointing to say the least. A "museum" full of owl artworks that took me less than fifteen...More

1  Thank Gwendolphyn
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Was expecting a 3d owls like some other alive museum as the signboard mention 3d owl museum. Even the counter said its 3d before paying rm12. It even claimed to have the malaysian book of records!.. upon entering yup the owls are "3d" because its...More

1  Thank Firdaus A
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N N
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Hello N N, You have entered comments under the listing Q&A section for the Owl Museum. Perhaps better to use the Penang Forum on TripAdvisor or to contact the Penang Tourism Authorities by phone or email directly.
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