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Address: Kuching Waterfront, Kuching, Malaysia
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Depicts the Chinese culture in Malaysia

It was very interesting to know the Chinese lifestyle in Malaysia. Situated on the waterfront, its very enlightening about the rich Chinese culture. Recommend to all visitors of... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was very interesting to know the Chinese lifestyle in Malaysia. Situated on the waterfront, its very enlightening about the rich Chinese culture. Recommend to all visitors of Kuching to check this museum out which will help understand about the people of Malaysia.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The small museum showcase the brief history about Chinese migrated from mainland China in early days. It also showcase the culture, foods and dialects for certain Chinese Ethics in Kuching.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

An interesting museum that highlights the demographics and the contributions of the Chinese people in Sarawak. A small museum which you can finish in less than 30 minutes. Conveniently located in the Waterfront area.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

If you are walking by the waterfront at kuching u can go and visit this small place is free, and u have an overall view about chinesse immigration. And also u can take an advantage of A/C in advantage hot day!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

It's conveniently located along the riverside. Accessible to other attractions in the area so this is a worthwhile place to stop by to get respite from the heat and to learn a little about the culture of the Sarawakian Chinese. This includes short details on most of the major Chinese clans in Sarawak.

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Thank SYM4L
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

It's a old museum that recorded all the history about chinese, the different festival, jobs, and people for Chinese.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

This museum teaches you about the history of Chinese people within kuching. When did they come, what tl did they do. Nice place to start your journey in kuching. Especially when it is rainy

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Just walked in the museum when we strolled along the riverside. It is informative about the history of the chinese race with different dialect groups contribution to the multicultural society in Sarawak. It nice museum.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Especially good for a rainy day. This is a good sized museum. Easy to find and good location. Unfortunately none of the sound buttons in the exhibition worked.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Housed in a small beautifully quaint British colonial building at the edge of the Kuching Waterfront, the Chinese History Museum exhibits a collection of historical artifacts, presentations and models on Chinese emigrants since the 19th century. Despite its compactness, the Museum has a small audio-visual room presenting a brief video of the history of the emigration of Chinese and their... More 

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