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Known as "cat city," Kuching is dotted with various feline sculptures and this unusual cat museum. Inside, see cat items from ancient times to "Hello, Kitty."
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Kuching City Hall, Kuching, Malaysia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Some effort required to get there, and not too much to excite people who are not fans of cats. I would say it is only worth the effort if you are a big cat lover. This is a big collection of cat-related items, but that...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank MelvinLin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ideal location on a panoramic hilltop overlooking Kuching Waterfront for the City's Cats Museum in its iconic City Hall to display the massive collections of some 4,000 historic feline artefacts! But few visitors could be bothered to spend more than 30 minutes inside to view...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Henry T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I came by Grab from the city center about 11 RM and took about 20 minutes. There are a lot of cat statues and art but only few about the Kuching historical. This is not a museum about the city itself. I hope when they...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank AnandaBani
Reviewed June 8, 2019 via mobile

It’s a nice places to visit for a nice view of Kuching from the top of the hill and as well it’s a nice places to go for a family time. It just rm3 for adult entrain and rm2 for children. It’s was a lovely...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Rexele94
Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

If you're a cat person, if you like looking at figures and dolls of Cats, this will be the place to be. Entrance is free, or pay some fees if you intend to take photos inside. Good place to spend about 1-2 hours while avoiding...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank winstchan
Reviewed June 2, 2019

This was my first visit to Kuching and one of the place that I visited was the Cat Museum. Since it was a bit further, we took a Grab from the hotel. I love cats and have many of my own, so this museum suits...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Helen T
Reviewed May 31, 2019 via mobile

Visited the "museum" as soon we landed in Kuching. The entrance costed RM 3 (you get key chain for that). Spent some 15 minutes to walk around. Basically all they could collect related to cat. Kuching means cat however no one knows why this city...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Nikonian76
Reviewed May 26, 2019

The museum is rather far from the center of Kuching, but well worth the effort to get there, if you love Cats. I totally enjoyed the experience. The displays are very well presented and enjoyable. I never knew there was so much interest or information...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank G168IRmicheleb
Reviewed May 26, 2019 via mobile

After the museum we visited this place, it was not much thing to see though only some story and the cat dull which I think it's pretty much normal.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 17, 2019 via mobile

This is shrew people go when they are in Kuching, it was not much thing to do really but the cat museum is the place they normally recommend for tourist! Not much thing to see expect the cats symbolic

Date of experience: May 2019
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SummerMei
December 17, 2018|
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Response from twjjewel | Reviewed this property |
I believe they will open as usual .
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SGC60
December 13, 2018|
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Response from yangrizal | Reviewed this property |
Better rent a car or use grab to get to cat museum. This museum is in Majlis Bandaraya Kuching building up the hill.
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January 29, 2017|
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Response from Shahmudin K | Reviewed this property |
As this is the Chinese New Year holidays the museum might be closed till 31 Jan. If you are an ardent cat lover tis place may suit you. Tis one of the few 'outdated' places i have seen during my years of... More
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