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Khoo Kongsi

18 Lebuh Cannon, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
+60 4-261 4609
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18 Lebuh Cannon, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The temple is small and quite has a great historical story, but small and first level is quite dark like a midnight club. Worth to go? Yes. Rm 10 for entrace

1  Thank William Z
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was well worth the visit. Cheap entry - a few dollars. Very straightforward. It's very majestic in its appearance with the big plaza in front. The temple itself is gorgeous with incredible detail. Make sure you go all the way to the back...More

Thank Timmi002
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ornate and distinctive with a small museum in basement depicting the Khoo clan history. In the middle of town so convenient to walk to.

Thank Sambachica
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth a visit - the temple here is beautiful and you’ll get a good insight into the workings of a Kongsi.

Thank LondonBezza
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great history, lovely architecture and intricate designs. Only takes around an hour to go around, make sure you do. It's only 10rm (under £2)

Thank Navjyot D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place is the most well preserved clan temple in Penang. The structures are really detailed and it is a place you'll want to visit.

Thank Aaron J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walking around Georgetown in Penang, this was a very pretty building to come across. We only visited in daytime, but I was assured that it look beautiful at night too.

Thank shameg27
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The place is pretty well maintain. Very accessible and for art lovers, you may enjoy their small gallery with local artist exhibition. During our visit, they have renovation works, we believe a boutique hotel is coming soon. Others shop or venue around the compound is...More

Thank ant7007
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Impressively restored with elaborate wood carvings and ornate metal work from over 100 years ago. Showcased the wealth of this Chinese Hokkien Khoo clan from that era. The historical narratives in English was well presented. Definitely a recommended visit within a short walking distance from...More

Thank matt2411
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Khoo family clan built this temple to honour their ancestors. The information area makes it easy to understand and appreciate their ancestry. The temple is very ornate, intricately constructed and beautiful.

Thank must_travel_soon_10
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waterlily99
5 June 2017|
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Response from aaru1980 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, The temple is open till 5 pm, so you should be able to visit it. try choosing the morning time.
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ibn_batuta_canada
8 December 2015|
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Response from Linda G | Reviewed this property |
Yes it was that price in September also
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