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Camera and Owl museum

Some old cameras to view and there is a set of Polaroid cameras donated by the 1st Prime Minister... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
chetchew
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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
Just skip this....!

Expected not an interesting museum but since my 4 years' old keen to explore, so we decided to take... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2018
Regine T
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5 Aug 2018
“Camera and Owl museum”
15 Jun 2018
“Just skip this....!”
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| Level B3, Astaka Bukit Bendera, Penang Hill, Jalan Summit, George Town, Penang Island 11300, Malaysia
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Reviewed 5 August 2018

Some old cameras to view and there is a set of Polaroid cameras donated by the 1st Prime Minister of Malaysia. Overall, the number of exhibits is disappointing. The Owl museum (part of the camera museum) is a big letdown. Don;t waste you time and...More

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Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Expected not an interesting museum but since my 4 years' old keen to explore, so we decided to take a round. Frankly, nothing impressive and they sell super expensive souvenirs inside the 'museum'. Unless your kids are interested in some little craft things, you can...More

Thank Regine T
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Terrible. Epic waste of time. It’s full of tacky ornaments and there is barely a fact to be learnt. Not worth it at all

1  Thank Cheryl M
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

It is probably one of the worst museum that I have been to. Disappointment is probably an understatement. DO NOT GO ! Whatever you do a Penang Hill, just don’t waste your money or time for this museum. Enough said.

1  Thank Roger P
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Stupid place to go with RM10 per head is very expensive. Place is too small (Maybe smaller than your kitchen) Nothing interesting

1  Thank VanV240
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We traveled up to Penang hill on the fanicularor train which was absolutely worth the money we paid. However once at the top we decided to pay additional cost to see the advertised 3D owl museum. There was no 3D presentation, all it is is...More

2  Thank JeanetteMcEachen
Reviewed 3 August 2017

it costs $NZ4.00 to go here. if you have a three year old kid or know one who is doing a science project at Kindy you will get better value for money than going to this. The display is child like, has no information and...More

1  Thank bruce m
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

The biggest mistake of my life. I normally check out reviews on TripAdvisor before visiting any attraction. But happened to come across this one when visiting Penang Hill and on impulse paid the 12rm entry fee hoping to see different species of Owls and learn...More

1  Thank Pradeep A
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

If you are visiting Penang Hills, my advise is to skip this place. One of the worst "paid" so-called museums ever. Don't even bother going here. No wonder the ticketing guy gave us a big discount on the entrance fee.

1  Thank pkua
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

You can borrow a Harry Potter wizard cloak and scarf of each respective houses in Hogwarts. Then, try using your imagination to snap some cool photos around the small museum

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N N
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Hello N N, You have entered comments under the listing Q&A section for the Owl Museum. Perhaps better to use the Penang Forum on TripAdvisor or to contact the Penang Tourism Authorities by phone or email directly.
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