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Would you go into Penang’s scary War Museum?

Would you go into Penang’s scary War Museum?

It’s fright night in Penang! The War Museum in the state has been listed as one of the Top 10 Most Haunted Sites in Asia by the National Geographic Channel. A production team from the channel was here in May to film a documentary at the museum, known locally as Bukit Hantu or Ghost Hill, […]

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New abode for toys

New abode for toys

THE Toy Museum and its 30,000-odd ‘residents’ in Tanjung Bungah have moved to a new location in Teluk Bahang, Penang. Other than its new location, it has also been renamed Toy Museum Heritage Garden and is now situated on a 0.81ha land beside SJK (C) Eok Hua. The new premises opened its doors to visitors […]

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Penang Toy Museum

Penang Toy Museum

The Toy Museum has been moved to Heritage Garden, Teluk Bahang. Further info >>> Asia’s first and Malaysia largest Toy Museum offers a smashing treat for visitors of all ages and races. Visitors are assured of an amusing and colorful spectacle. An exploration in creativity and beauty would be apt to describe a trip to […]

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Penang Tourist Attraction :: House of Birth of P. Ramlee

Penang Tourist Attraction :: House of Birth of P. Ramlee

Address: Lot 2180 Jalan R. Ramlee, 10460 Pulau Pinang. This landmark commemorates the late larger-than-life comedian, actor, singer, composer and film director P. Ramlee. It chronicles his life history as well as showcases personal memorabilia. This nipah roofed wooden house was built by P. Ramlee’s father, Puteh bin Karim and his uncle, Rejab nin Hussain […]

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Penang Tourist Attraction :: War Museum

Penang Tourist Attraction :: War Museum

The Penang War Museum is built on the remnants of an old British fort which was used to defend Penang from sea and air attacks. The structure of this 20-acre fortress, camouflaged by the jungle was restored and converted into a war museum. The museum is a memorial to those who died defending the country […]

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