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Chinese Museum

Kuching Waterfront, Kuching, Malaysia
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Chinese history at its best

Small museum but again a lot of history to see... a must see if down by the waterfront.. entry is... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2017
Auckland, New Zealand
Super Informative Small Museum

This museum on the Kuching river front is well worth a visit. it tells the history of how the... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2017
Grantham, United Kingdom
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Kuching Waterfront, Kuching, Malaysia
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Reviewed 20 May 2017

Small museum but again a lot of history to see... a must see if down by the waterfront.. entry is free

Thank Ustwoguys
Reviewed 2 May 2017

This museum on the Kuching river front is well worth a visit. it tells the history of how the different Chinese groups came to Sarawak and how they developed. The displays are very good and super for school groups as well as tourists who wonder...More

1  Thank donnison44
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

To know more about the chinese travel far from the north to the south , u can pay a visit to here to learn about different chinese people like teow chew , hakka , hokkien , cantonese and many many more on how they travel...More

Thank Ahlim L
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

The museum portrays the rich and fascinating history of Sarawak's diverse Chinese groups. We learnt to appreciate the struggles and values as encountered and instilled by the early pioneers. We too acquired knowledge relating to the origin of each Chinese dialectic group, their respective traditional...More

Thank GAN L
Reviewed 18 April 2017

This free to enter, small, compact museum gives a concise history of the Chinese connection with Kuching and Borneo. Easy to read displays and superb images made for an education in some of the history of Sarawak. A good place to escape the heat of...More

Thank Adriaan C
Reviewed 14 April 2017

This is one great museum worth stopping by to visit. It gives a very comprehensive account of the early chinese settlers in Kuching & encouraged us to explore more of the Chinese culture that this city had to offer. Worth a visit!

Thank Redsigma
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Easy and free to access. Right on the waterfront. Well planned out exhibit and air conditioned too! Just right amount of information for those not too keen on museums.

Thank john59perth
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

The china history museum which is confusingly across the road from the Sarawak Museum Cafe is worth a quick (10/15 min) visit if you are in their area and is convenient to both the museum Cafe and the James Brooke bistro. Entrance is free. Its...More

Thank stuffmatters
Reviewed 10 March 2017

located in riverfront. can walk from hotel (near riverfront). full of info and have a theater room to watch.

Thank ahlifiqiredawat89
Reviewed 2 March 2017

A simple small "museum" dedicate to our forefathers of Sarawak...very informative on the history, and culture of the early settlement and political scene in Kuching, and also the formation of Malaysia.

Thank dlukehot
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