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Penang Heritage Trust

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Penang Heritage Trust (PHT) was established in 1986. PHT is a membership-based non-government organization, open to all. It is wholly dependent on membership subscriptions, donations and grants to continue its work in promoting the conservation of...more
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26 Lebuh Gereja, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
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+60 4-264 2631
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Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

We (my wife, my daughter and myself) had the 3-hours regular tour (including Street of Harmony, Armenian Street and Clan Jetty) with Mr. David Low. Definitely the 3 most interesting hours of our holiday in Malaysia. Mr. Low has been very informative about the different...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Antonio711020
Reviewed 17 May 2018

We visited George Town with a group of 30 students and everyone loved every minute of it! Our tour guide-David was fantastic. He shared stories about George Town and about himself and his life in this beautiful city, which was very touching and inspirational. We...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank Martina K
Reviewed 13 March 2018

These guys are an NGO devoted to the preservation of Penang’s heritage. We used them to do 2 x 3 hour walking tours around the Georgetown UNESCO heritage area & it was sooooo worth it. We booked & paid online from Australia & Sariel in...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank GudGollyMsMolly
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We had David Low as our guide who proved to be a superb tour guide - erudite, eloquent and very witty, he led us through some of the cultural highlights of George Town, giving us not just history but lots of cultural background. It was...More

Date of experience: October 2017
4  Thank hkgmatt
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

It is wonderful to walk around the jetty and Armenian St. You will be able to see how the historical aspect of Penang with the people living by the jetty. At Armenian Street many of the old buildings have been upgraded but the old architecture...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank MarkS960
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We took 2 tours with Joanne one intra-muros Georgetown Penang and one in the countryside. Both were splendid and we were lucky enough to have her guide us to one food court for lunch in the city( where we would never have gone) and to...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank petitnez
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Booked the Armenian street and clan jetties tour with two friends. We each paid 130 Rm (390 total, equivalent to around $88 USD). Our guide walked painfully slow, almost as if she was just trying to drag out the tour. She was very soft spoken...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank natalieG_624
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Fantastic tour! Great way to learn the history and culture of Georgetown. Highly recommended. Guide very knowledgeable and great sense of humour.

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank Mark S
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

We dropped by the Penang Heritage Trust to search for heritage site tours and to get some souvenir items as well. We selected from the menu the street art coupled with the tour of the clan jetties and Little India for a reasonable fee for...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Aimee A
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful experience! I highly recommend taking a PHT tour early in your visit. We did both the British and Religious Sites tours, and they were well worth the time and money. Our guides were knowledgable, friendly, responsive to our questions and interests, and...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank mollydeecollie
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Jimmy O
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