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If youre in the area

Its nice to see if youre in the area but its not worth, say, heading to Labuan specifically to see... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2018
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Small Museum

You can drop by the museum and and chimney if passing by. We spends about 30 mins going thro the... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
Jack L
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Tanjung Kubong | Tanjung Kubong Road, Labuan Island, Malaysia
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Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Its nice to see if youre in the area but its not worth, say, heading to Labuan specifically to see it unless youre into vague unsolvable mysteries. The exhibition is informative but brief - the landscape around the chimney is pretty. If youre in Labuan...More

1  Thank travelkat84
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Chimney Labuan is a historical place to visit. There is a museum where you could view the details and activities related to the Chimney. The environment there is tranquil and there is a beautiful garden along the path to the Chimney. A great place to...More

Thank Isabella Xiao F
Reviewed 9 June 2018

The Chimney Museum is located at Tanjung Kubong, northern tip of Labuan Island. Next to it is a Chimney tower, also known as "Punil" by the locals. We visited this historical site because of the mysterious Chimney tower which was built in the late 1890's....More

Thank RachelleFung
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Good view & beautiful garden and clean. I think it will be nice if got guides to show around, talk about the history of the Chimney how it's come about it . Probably be more interesting for tourists like myself from Scotland , we will...More

Thank langkawiboddam
Reviewed 15 April 2018

You can drop by the museum and and chimney if passing by. We spends about 30 mins going thro the small museum and snapping some photo of the Chimney. We love the aircond in the museum lol, place to cool down during the HOT day...More

1  Thank Jack L
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Some 15km from Labuan town, this place which is on top of a hill offers a panaromic view of the South China Sea, mainland Sabah, and some parts of Brunei bay. The red brick chimney was built circa 1900s when coal was mined by the...More

Thank Kokobuan
Reviewed 28 March 2018

If you are in Labuan it will be good to visit this place, and find out a little more about what happened there. The place is presentable and if you have time perhaps, take a walk into the various trials, to enjoy the peace and...More

Thank YT3
Reviewed 4 March 2018

A high brick monument with nothing much else. A small "museum" of coal mining history on the island. Some shafts to be found nearby if you find the time and know where they are...

Thank Andy63Merikarvia
Reviewed 30 December 2017

This was an interesting attraction without being a must see. The chimney itself is a bit of a mystery as to its purpose. There is a nice little museum attached which is of some interest. There is a walking track which takes in views of...More

Thank LizzyLeeton
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Despite being just a Chimney w an ambiguous background and history, there's a loop trail behind it which brings one to a lookout point of the South China sea at a height and a WWll ammunition store. The trail further goes down to a beach...More

Thank mayooo87
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