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Chinese Museum

Kuching Waterfront, Kuching, Malaysia
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History of Chinese immigrants

A small museum along the waterfront, depicting the history of the Chinese immigrants in Sarawak... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
ok if you are passing or it is raining

some interesting facts about chinese beliefs and culture that westerners may chuckle at from our... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
London, United Kingdom
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Kuching Waterfront, Kuching, Malaysia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A small museum along the waterfront, depicting the history of the Chinese immigrants in Sarawak. Informative and interesting, it is worth a visit. Free entrance and it is air-conditioned.

Thank nellielim
Reviewed 5 days ago

some interesting facts about chinese beliefs and culture that westerners may chuckle at from our point of view but educational non the less and worth 15mins of your time.

Thank monkey-face-mouse
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to learn the history of Chinese who came to Sarawak, the different dialects, where they landed in Sarawak and their customs

Thank Fghchan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For those interested to know how early Chinese immigrants came to Borneo or Sarawak, this tiny museum by the waterfront is a must see. It tells the story of how Chinese from various provinces in China came to Sarawak by boat, their early settlement stories...More

Thank Adnillee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Worth dropping in if you're in Kuching you're bound to be strolling past on the Waterfront by the Hilton - well worth the fifteen minute stop it will take

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

A nice place and they have all the information that i'm always curious about, i like about the traditional music instrument. The place is a bit small i think and a bit dark too, but so far so good. I enjoy all things there, i...More

Thank inx g
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This place is worth dropping in for a quick look if you happen to be passing by. It was in the same vicinity as our hotel and the riverfront. Some interesting pieces and display but nothing to shout about.

Thank AileenToh6923
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This museum is worth a look. It gives a good description of the Chinese influence here. They don't allow photo unfortunately

Thank SydneySandra31
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Very centrally located. Quite amall but very interesting. The historical significance shown here is truly amazing.

Thank Di C
Reviewed 25 June 2017

The museuem gives an interesting overview of the development of Chinese culture and influence in Sarawak and Kuching. Particularly enjoyed the interactive section about Chinese music and musical intstruments. The museum provides a cool place to visit for an hour whilst exploring the waterfront.

Thank Ian S
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