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The Camera Museum

Closed Now: 9:30 am - 6:30 pm
Open today: 9:30 am - 6:30 pm
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Opening Hours 9:00am - 7:00pm DAILY The #1 Thematic Museum Experience on Penang Hill, including public holidays.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
+60 19-416 9229
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Reviewed 30 August 2018

➨ The Camera Museum 相機博物館 *Worth visit if you are photography enthusiast ! 如果你是一個攝影愛好者,這裡很值得一遊! *HOHO bus stop no.15 Goodness of Mercy Temple | St. George Church |

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank herwanderlustlens
Reviewed 4 August 2018

No others commend. Just love it. In the museum, visitors are not only see, but also permitted to touch.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SamC5501
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Went there expecting to get some shots of vintage cameras, instead only managed to capture their vintage doors as it remained shut with a notice announcing their relocation plan pasted right smack on the front. Oh wells, it was worth a shot anyway.

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank tany1003
Reviewed 5 April 2018

My friends and I were offered RM10 each per entry to this Camera Museum (which also connects with the Owl Museum). We were amazed by the abundance of camera collections! We got to see the first ever camera, wartime camera, tracing camera, and also the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank TikaHadi
Reviewed 4 March 2018

A museum worrth going for the camera buff....I love the collection of vintage cameras and of course the artful collection of shots

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Mary Aidine G
Reviewed 22 January 2018

If you are Interested in "old"photography you have to make a visit. Cameras from a bygone era Intersting facts to be learnt. Great tour around the museum

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank KualaLumpur_Retired
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

After hunting around for this museum on a really hot and humid afternoon, we arrived to find the museum CLOSED and notice on the door that they have moved. You would think that they should have updated tour operators and hotels so that interested tourists...More

Date of experience: December 2017
7  Thank FunnyJenni
Reviewed 5 December 2017

Must Visit if you like to see the old old type of camera, alot of interesting photo taken in the old days, how film are made and there is a lady telling you story of camera history, she is very nice and resourceful. great job.

Date of experience: November 2017
2  Thank JeslineT3
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

We went btw on this hidden museum, on the second floor of a durian shop. The attebdant there gave us a full explanation of the most interesting artifacts on the museum, and it was certainly very impressive. A hidden pearl in penang!

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank LuizCorrea
Reviewed 7 September 2017

To those who own the overprice-camera (DSLR), come and see the time tunnel and history of the camera. From the 2 meter long camera, until 3 cm camera. You will be amazed of these collections. Please don't bring your baby if you want to spend...More

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank Hafizhilmi
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