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Address: Kuching City Hall, Kuching, Malaysia
Phone Number: +60-82-446-688
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Known as "cat city," Kuching is dotted with various feline...

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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This place is not so much a museum as an homage to all things cat. Who knew the humble moggy could be represented in so many forms. If you don't like cats don't go. If you can... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
NZ1969
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is not so much a museum as an homage to all things cat. Who knew the humble moggy could be represented in so many forms. If you don't like cats don't go. If you can handle a little bit of cheesy fun then this place is worth the effort to get to. Its a bit off the beaten... More 

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Kuching
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A very nice and informative place for cat lovers. Have a large collection of cats information worldwide.

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Thank Aldrin S
Mildura, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A big collection of weird, unusual as well as common cat memorabilia and pictures... interesting really old stuffed cats and some information about cats... and some other weird cat things...

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New York City, New York
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This museum gave us the creeps... Not because it was dedicated to cats (that's OK. There's a lot you can learn about these beautiful animals), but because of the way it is done. It does not really teach you anything new about cats, and it merely shows you different cats artifacts which are downright silly. The explanations on the plaques... More 

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Sabah, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Cats, cats, cats. Big cats, small cats. Rare cats, common cats. People who have owned cats. Cat figurines. Go if you love cats. It's free.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the museum at the request of our 6 year old daughter. If you imagine an old ladies house who has been collecting everything to do with cats from a jumble sale, then you won't be far off this place. It is worth a short visit, (entry is free unless you want to take photos) but I wouldn't be... More 

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Thailand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

On August 11th I took a taxi to the “World’s” first Cat Museum where (I did not know) everything is cat-astic. I spent about an hour walking through tacky cat kitschy to the 100th degree.

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Kuching, Malaysia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We thought this is a cat museum showing a good flow of history about cat particularly cats in Kuching or at least the originality of cat naming. We were quite surprised this is not so but merely throwing everything about cat in this room. To me this is merely a cat gallery or at least make it interactive to be... More 

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this place you can see many type of cats. if you bring kids im sure your kids will love it. there is history about cats here. just enjoy it

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you have some spare time, you should spend an hour or two at the cat museum. It is a bit tacky but there are some good information as well.

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