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Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman | Opposite the Riverside Majestic Hotel, Kuching, Malaysia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I have never passed this monument without seeing individuals or groups taking photos. You must do it, thos is cat town after all!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank kathyk0l
Reviewed 1 week ago

This one is outside the Grand Margherita Hotel, but there are several others around the city! This one is the family of cats.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank fudge2012oz
Reviewed June 5, 2019

Visited this out of curiosity in spite of not being a cat lover. Entrance is free and there is a small restaurant with limited local food if required. They have taken lot of pain to put together information about cats all over the world. For...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank SatishC265
Reviewed May 28, 2019 via mobile

The statue is in between two major roads, so be extra cautious if you're bringing children. A spot for photo with the landmark of Kuching.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank afiamdan
Reviewed May 6, 2019

the must visit place to take picture in Kuching,Sarawak.Really like this Cat Monument.we enjoy taking picture and happy with the view.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank hasrianahhasan5
Reviewed April 20, 2019

Just to proof that one has been to Kuching, its a good spot to take your photo and have the bragging right. You will pass it on your way to the water front. Becareful though as its a traffic island and you have traffic flowing...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank AlexanderYee
Reviewed April 11, 2019

Love the cat statues every where-plus live cats-most sadly pregnant --being European I was wanted to be in other peoples selfies and I am a senior citizen !! Loved it !!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank biddy1951
Reviewed April 4, 2019 via mobile

One spot to take photo at kuching and many cat monument at different place so u can choose want to take photo at where.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank leonsrao
Reviewed March 25, 2019

Travelling with friends. " Kuching" in English is a Cat. You can stop by to take picture with this monument as the background to mark that you have landed in Kuching Sarawak. You can spend less than 30 mins here. Can do this if you...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Bibip_Cat
Reviewed March 16, 2019

Some say that James Brooke the first White Rajah was responsible for the association between Kuching and cats when he asked the name of the settlement of a local tribesman and pointed towards a cat and the local replied replied "Kucing" which sounded the ""Kuching"",...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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