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Asia Camera Museum

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Asia Camera Museum Admission Ticket
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“dark room”(21 reviews)
“entrance fee”(14 reviews)
“on display”(11 reviews)
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71 Lebuh Armenian, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
+60 12-474 0123
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Tucked away on end of a lane, if you like cameras and old things, this is worth checking out, as has a range of cameras, brings back memories.

Thank happysheepChina
Reviewed 8 September 2018

It was a real treat coming here. For only a 10 RMY entry fee, you get an enthusiastic and knowledgable guide, hunderds (possibly thousands) of cameras, movie cameras, projectors, dark room equipment, a camera obscura, and photographs. A lot of the exhibits can be handled...More

Thank RandomGuy23
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Wasn't sure what to expect but my partner loves old cameras so we paid our $20 and went in. You get a mini guided tour to explain a home of the highlights and how the collection came to be. The ladies were very friendly and...More

1  Thank Swifty72
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Although this small little museum didn't have the full range of camera from around the world, it represented a brief history of camera from film to digital. Whether you are really a camera lover or you are just happened to have a camera, this place...More

Thank SamC5501
Reviewed 3 July 2018

a place filled with gimmicks, is not a must visit location for sure, not value for money! but if you have extra cash to spend maybe.

1  Thank Karl A
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Asia camera museum is the great museum for the photography's lover..Fully Information and great explaination of the history of photography and camera in this smaller museum.You can try out some old camera also at there .This is a great experience and I will come again...More

Thank tanxonrou
Reviewed 19 June 2018

It's located on the 2nd floor and you need to climb the stairs, no lift! Admission costs 20 Malaysia Ringgit in Jun 2018. The owner is also the tour guide could show you everything from early 20th century to the modern cameras (Digital). I like...More

1  Thank Laurence_Lorenz
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Brought a visitor from US around the historic enclave. Stopped and parked my car next to Yap Kongsi. Saw this Asia Camera Museum. Went up the stairs for a visit. RM20 is quite steep but they don’t get the same volume of visitors like Khoo...More

1  Thank cclye
Reviewed 18 April 2018

If you are into photography, you must visit this place. Wide collections of cameras current and yester years and very fascinating see how camera technology progressed over the years. Lady guide was very nice and very friendly! I highly recommend you to visit this place...More

1  Thank hknormad007
Reviewed 12 April 2018

Asia camera museum was a photographer's dream come true as we get to see a wide array of cameras as well as having a friendly guide who was passionate about her work to explain to us as well as having warm and exuding hospitality in...More

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11 April 2016|
Response from Jeh Shyan W |
I think there is one museum that do that somewhere in Muntri Lane, Penang.