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Penang Time Tunnel

Opens in 29 min: 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Open today: 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Penang Time Tunnel Admission Ticket
from USD 10.19*
Penang Time Tunnel Admission Ticket
from USD 10.19*
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“take photos”(22 reviews)
“mr bean”(4 reviews)
Opens in 29 min
Hours 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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All reviews take photos mr bean history lesson art museum olden days the ground floor lots of fun interesting facts photo opportunities small museum walk around murals penang fluorescent glow rm29 scenes
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Reviewed 14 June 2014

Great place to learn the history of Penang and free photographing allowed with all the displayed items in the museum or art gallery. The entrance fees are quite reasonable too.

1  Thank sainfrancis
Reviewed 15 May 2014

easy to find, pinaon time tunnel give you something different for a history museum. they'll give you the quiz, and you can find the answer if you read the explanation, then they'll give key chain for reward. the staffs are very friendlu and helpful. since...More

Thank Fanny G
Reviewed 14 May 2014 via mobile

I went here today as I rented a bike and just cycled around penang. Firstly 25mr is a lot for entry for what it is However the staff are really friendly they give you a quiz to do while In There that encourages you to...More

1  Thank Cotters2
Reviewed 7 May 2014

Only a short walk from the historic Fort Cornwallis, the Pinaon Time Tunnel is an inexpensive, well presented and sequential guide to the local history of Penang. Prints, photos, documents and items of historical interest are well displayed, with useful multilingual summaries at key locations...More

Thank Bruce B
Reviewed 22 April 2014

We discovered the museum by just walking past. We have not seen any advertisement for the museum but we looked in anyway. It was brilliant to get to understand Penang even more and it ha boosted our love for the city! There are lots of...More

Thank EmAggCornwall
Reviewed 21 April 2014 via mobile

This is a new private museum dedicated to the history of Penang. It may be small but certainly not boring. The narratives were beautifully written, accurate and grammatically perfect (rare in Malaysia) and the curator has constructed a lovely array of artefacts, wax works, models...More

Thank comfy2
Reviewed 19 April 2014

Entrance was about RM22. It is not a large museum. The layout is nice and it really is a tunnel you can follow while reading about the history of Penang. The displays were authentic and the descriptions were good. At the end of the tunnel...More

Thank Sabihah M
Reviewed 11 April 2014 via mobile

The place was not difficult to find. There is great potential for the place and content to be better. For now, it is just not worth visiting, not yet.More

3  Thank Jeh Shyan W
378Han, Manager at Penang Time Tunnel, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2014

Hi, Thank you for taking time to visit our museum and leaving a feedback. We are sorry that you could not enjoy your visit as we believe we are offering visitors a wealth of information about the history of Penang not available elsewhere. Nevertheless, we...More

Reviewed 10 April 2014

A little museum which has all the information on Penang history till to-date. There is a photography section where you can takes pictures on an old koptiam, on trishaw etc. The souvenir section is still under construction, not much to buy. You will be given...More

Thank tieneit
Reviewed 23 March 2014 via mobile

This was a great little stop off, the place isnt huge but its well put together.the photo bit at the end i didnt get tho.... anyway it looks like they were expanding when we were there so once its finished im sure it will get...More

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Elizabeth R
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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