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Khoo Kongsi

18 Lebuh Cannon, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
+60 4-261 4609
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“khoo family” (41 reviews)
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18 Lebuh Cannon, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
+60 4-261 4609
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Reviewed today via mobile

Very elaborate, ornate clan house - interesting to see. Every inch of every wall covered in gold leaf, drawings and other decorations

Thank Isabel H
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This ancestral hall offers visitors a better understanding into the rich clan culture in Penang and is beautifully built.

Thank Polarkai
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Was a nice visit. Also a lot of information about the clan and the boulding itself. Very interesting.

Thank Els B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This temple is nice, has vivid colors and a great history. It's a temple (or a clan house) of the Khoo Kongsi clan. This clan has a rich history with the Panang island and that can be read in the exhibition. But, what put me...More

Thank mvwijland
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Although all temples look a little the same. I will always go in and relax for a bit. Thinking about all things i did that day and thank for what is still coming.

Thank Paul v
Reviewed 6 days ago

We found this place really interesting and great value for money. Not sure if guided tours were available, if so we would probably learnt a lot more than we did from the written information.

Thank KentJam
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although you have to pay entrance to get in, the building is nice to see with great architecture. The museum inside is basic, you get a good understanding of the evolutionair of the Kongsi's in Penang.

Thank brechtm2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tour guide gave an in-depth history of the chinese from different province came in the early days of Penang and set up their own clans. One such was the Khoo clan. This place is rich in their history and ancestors worship. It has been...More

Thank satwantpool
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A short tour of the culture and how the clan traveled to Penang by an actual tour guide, some animated displays, a little welcome by a representative ....these will enhance the tourist experience .

1  Thank mariajanuaryhb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

To say that I was overwhelm by the intricacy and the attention to details of the carvings in the walls and pillars os an understatement. It is so very interesting to see how much hard work is put into creating this masterpieces. This family home...More

1  Thank cristabern
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5 June 2017|
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Response from Loring R | Reviewed this property |
I am no longer in Penang so cannot answer your question, but thanks for asking!
9 December 2015|
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Response from Linda G | Reviewed this property |
Yes it was that price in September also