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Heritage Sites George Town

HERITAGE SITE IN GEORGE TOWN, Pulau Pinang

Historical sites - Buildings/ Structures

  • City Hall, Lebuh Light
  • Town Hall, Jalan Padang Kota Lama
  • Clock Tower, Pesara King Edward/ Lebuh Light
  • Court Buildings, Lebuh Farquhar
  • E & O Hotel, Lebuh Farquar
  • Esplanade and War Cenotaph, Lebuh Light
  • Fort Cornwallis, Jalan Syed Sheh Barakbah
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  • Inside Fort Cornwallis

Historical Sites - Museums

  • Dr. Sun Yat Sen’s Base, Lebuh Armenian
  • Pinang Peranakan Mansion, Lebuh Gereja
  • Penang State Museum, Jalan Farquhar
  • Syed Alatas Mansion/ Islamic Museum, Lebuh Armenian

 Historical Religious Sites

  • Acheen Street Mosque, Lebuh Acheh
  • Christian Cemetry, Jalan Sultan Ahmad Shah
  • Church of the Assumption, Junction of Lebuh Farquhar
  • Chung Keng Kwee Temple
  • Goddess of Mercy Temple, Jalan Kapitan Keling
  • Hainan Temple, Lebuh Muntri
  • Kapitan Keling Mosque, Jalan Kapitan Keling
  • Mahamariamman Temple, Lebuh Queen
  • St. George’s Church, Lebuh Farquhar
  • Tua Pek Kong Temple (Hock Teik Cheng Sin Tua Pek Kong), Lebuh Armenian
  • Wat Chaya Mangkalaram, Lorong Burma

Cultural / Heritage Enclave

  • China Town/ Downtown, City Centre, George Town
  • Little India, George Town
  • Clan Jetties, Pengkalan Weld, George Town

 Chinese Clan Houses (Kongsi) and Cultural Sites

  • Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion, Junction of Lebuh Farquhar and Lebuh Leith
  • Clan Jetties, Pengkalan Weld
  • Cheah Kongsi, Lebuh Armenian
  • Khoo Kongsi, Cannon Square (website: http://www.khookongsi.com.my/)
  • Lim Kongsi, Lebuh Ah Quee
  • Ooi Kongsi, Jalan Penang
  • Pinang Peranakan Mansion, Lebuh Gereja
  • Tan Kongsi, Lebuh Melayu/ Lebuh Pantai
  • Teoh Kongsi, off Jalan Carnavon
  • Teow Chew Association, Lebuh Chulia
  • Yap Kongsi Temple, Lebuh Armenian
  •  read more about Chinese Kongsi HERE
  • Cheah Kongsi - Chinese Clan House

 

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