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Khoo Kongsi

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18 Lebuh Cannon, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was such a pleasure to take around some Australian friends this treasure. It’s like a mini town within a City. The architecture is quite stunning and the artefacts including the etchings are truly wonderful.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

One of the history landmark I love in penang peace full amazing building structure surrounding got coffee terrace and nyonya food.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank steakson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The top hot spot of Chinese architecture in George town and in my opinion (but this is rather subjective) the most beautiful in Malaysia. Beautiful murals at the back, filigran stone carvings, a stunning palace in a small city within the main city. Worth the...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank SchwanenHolgi
Reviewed June 15, 2019

Nice place to spend some time. The architecture is really ornate and beautifully crafted. Right near the street art precinct, so worth ducking in to have a look around.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Gilbert L
Reviewed June 12, 2019

Not knowing anything about the Penang Chinese families this was a real education on how their mutual soceity was formed and thrived. Extremely interesting and immaculately presented.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank 49karenl
Reviewed June 10, 2019

great art and amazing granite carvings.. loved the ornate look and the great art work all around the temple..do visit

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

Never visited a temple before, but this was definitely one of the more impressive buildings I've seen lately.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank BeauB123
Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

A beautiful temple and a nice museum for a good price! If u like to see the Chinese influence in Georgetown I definitely need to go here!

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank jaspertjee
Reviewed May 30, 2019

Must visit place in heritage georgetown, everything inside was impress me, ticket place is reasonable

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Traveldavidpenang
Reviewed May 27, 2019

This temple is simply stunning. The entry fee is 10 ringgit so very cheap. You also receive a pamphlet. The history of the temple is explained in the rooms on the bottom floor. There is a gift shops which sells souvenirs for other Georgetown sights...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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where_is_emily
February 17, 2018|
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Response from Charles_Phua | Reviewed this property |
It will depend on individual and how thorough one wants to be. I would suggest around an hour or so to have a better view of the place. There are handful of things to see.
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waterlily99
June 5, 2017|
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Response from aaru1980 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, The temple is open till 5 pm, so you should be able to visit it. try choosing the morning time.
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