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Penang Time Tunnel

Open Now: 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Open today: 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
39 Jalan Green Hall, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
+60 4-261 9181
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Reviewed yesterday

Got a discount coupon from Upside Down Museum. We actually went to 2 wrong museum before reaching this place. Lower level are history of Penang while the upper level got 3D Fluorescent Art where you can take fun photos with the help from the staff.

Thank lrozlinda
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brought a 11 year old nephew, interesting educational tour about life during grandparent days. Showcase of lots of interesting chinese artifacts as well as history of Penang. Worthy of a visit. Price includes entry to good phototaking florescent paintings and interesting rooms. Friendly staff even...More

Thank Vince T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great place to take photos including 3D. Lots of awesome backgrounds for your photo taking. Kids will love this place.

Thank AK1957
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Penang Time Tunnel and Up-side-down at the same time as they are located at the same place. It's interesting to visit the Penang Time Tunnel to understand more about the history of the city, but definitely not a must-to-go place. We finished the...More

Thank Blessing_2000
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Follow the history of Penang in an interesting and fluent timeline. Well worth a vist. Add on the fluoro 3D photos makes for a great time. Kids would love it too.

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Well laid out and informative journey through the history of Penang. The photos and displays enhanced the history as did the video. Not sure we needed the 3D stuff for kids at the end!!

Thank Antalyaman
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Call in while waiting for our taxi after booking airfare at AirAsia across the road. Taxi said he would be back in 30 minutes I had G&T 26myr a strong drink. Beers nice and cold, we walked round looking at all the old war pictures...More

Thank bonesi
Reviewed 1 August 2018

A good way to while away some time if a little over priced, the first part of the museum is dedicated to the history of penang, but to be honest there was not a great deal to it some pictures and mannequins, the 2nd part...More

Thank square_eys
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

For foreigner is RM29 admission. It’s Fun as there are staff assisting you to take photos. At the beginning greeting us will be history of Penang. Francis Light was the founder of the British colony of Penang (in modern-day Malaysia) and its capital city of...More

Thank Angelina A
Reviewed 10 July 2018

The museum houses different types of art including the typical display of old items, 3D art, both mural and fluorescent type, and the upside down setup at the end. This was my first time to encounter the 3D fluorescent art in all my travels. It...More

Thank Elyt F
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Elizabeth R
15 September 2017|
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Response from HongFamily | Reviewed this property |
RM 29 per adult and RM 16 per child (5-12 years)
Susanto S
10 April 2015|
Response from Seadog40 | Reviewed this property |
best way (1) hope on the free shuttle bus or (2) if weather OK it is not a long walk, Enjoy its a great place