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Address: Kuching Waterfront, Kuching, Malaysia

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chinese migation into sarawak

this is a small museum located in the heart of kuching and along the waterfront. It is a pink coloured building. it gives a good account of how the different chinese dialects... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Small museum, but with a lot of information and knowledge provided. It provide info regarding history the Chinese came into Malaysia.

Thank TerickTEE
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a small museum but you would never regret of visiting it. It provides information of Sarawak's Chinese in the earlier. From immigration to their career. And the interesting and surprising thing is that I found some information about my ancestors back in China! Feel free to drop by if you are interested with the story of Sarawak's Chinese

Thank Beatrice L
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this is a small museum located in the heart of kuching and along the waterfront. It is a pink coloured building. it gives a good account of how the different chinese dialects came into sarawak. about its culture and how its business influence. although it is small in size but rich in chinese history in sarawak. worth the visit. it... More 

Thank jeff1955malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very small museum but worth visiting if you are interested in learning about the history of Chinese migration to Sarawak. There is no entrance fee.

Thank Kumariseetha
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small museum with a good account of how and when the different Chinese dialect-groups landed in Sarawak, the different trades that they were involved in and their general influence in Sarawak. Situated right in the Waterfront area and free to visit.

Thank LainaNg
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

Free and interesting to find out all the different Chinese settlers and what industry each different tribe followed

Thank lozbarnad
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

This is free and worth a quick look round to learn about Chinese history and culture in Sarawak. It's nicely set out inside.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Nice place to visit and its free.. But,the place have some damage at the button information.. but its okay,if u can have a fun on your own.. ^_^

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Thank nur h
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

It was very interesting to know the Chinese lifestyle in Malaysia. Situated on the waterfront, its very enlightening about the rich Chinese culture. Recommend to all visitors of Kuching to check this museum out which will help understand about the people of Malaysia.

Thank Iftekhar A
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

The small museum showcase the brief history about Chinese migrated from mainland China in early days. It also showcase the culture, foods and dialects for certain Chinese Ethics in Kuching.

Thank steven888Malaysia

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