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Khoo Kongsi

18 Lebuh Cannon, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
+60 4-261 4609
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18 Lebuh Cannon, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
+60 4-261 4609
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Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

This temple and its grounds are wonderfully lit n certain Saturday evenings part of the year. There was a lion dance or two and a cute and energetic acrobats show which entertained children and adults alike. This place takes on a magical beauty after dark....More

Thank Marian S
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Good for history lovers, it tells the stories of the early days of Penang's Khoo clan. Interesting architecture (well maintained), suggest to go late afternoon or night. Need to pay to go in.

Thank ginnyisntbinny
Reviewed 24 June 2016

A must see when visiting Penang. Ornate carvings and rich historical artefacts. Rm10 entrance fee is required but worth the money.

Thank nickkslee
Reviewed 23 June 2016

very nice sculptures with beautiful paintings. a lot of workmanship. try to visit when the sun is not scorching hot

Thank suweii
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Don't miss to visit this well preserved heritage which displayed amaze Chinese architecture and culture. Located within the popular street art and mural. You may take a break at Mama-miya Coconut Ice stall nearby to get rid of heat while taste the special ice-cream, a...More

Thank DominicSew
Reviewed 19 June 2016

This is a clan house of the Khoo family in Penang. The building consists of two storeys, with the historical background being illustrated at the first storey and the actual clan displays on the second storey. The entrance to the clan house is a bit...More

1  Thank nwk199
Reviewed 17 June 2016

It is interesting to examine the temple architecture and the place is worth spending some time at. There is an admission fee of RM10 for adult though.

1  Thank hognerak
Reviewed 17 June 2016

This place is in the Heritage Zone of George Town. Walking distance from the Weld Quay. Walk there and do not use and transport. Otherwise you will miss the many wonderful parts of the Heritage Zone of George Town!

1  Thank tham3500
Reviewed 14 June 2016

Admire from the outside, as we felt it is quite pricy to enter. be impressed with the welly=kept heritage building.

1  Thank Spg-travel
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Having seen many temples and china-look old building everywhere around Asia, but this Clan House such a beautiful one! Two storey building full with many reliefs, statues and antique furnitures inside. In one of its room is quite dark so some bats love to live...More

1  Thank Aang174
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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