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Penang World Heritage Site :: Kuan Yin Temple @ The Goddess of Mercy Temple

Penang World Heritage Site :: Kuan Yin Temple @ The Goddess of Mercy Temple

Address: Pitt Street, 10200 Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia. Admission: Free Opening Hours: 9am-6pm daily Also called Kuan Yin Temple, it sits at the junction of Lebuh China. Founded in 1801 on East India Company land by by the first Chinese settlers of the Hokkien and Cantonese communities, the temple looms over visitors with its prominent red [...]

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