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Chinese Museum

Kuching Waterfront, Kuching, Malaysia
+60 82-231 520
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One of the best museums in Kuching

I think its one of the best museums here since it has some collections and participative activities... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2016
A short history review of the Sarawak Chinese

The museum is well established and managed. It's located nearby the riverside and the tuo pak gong... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2016
Ipoh, Malaysia
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Kuching Waterfront, Kuching, Malaysia
+60 82-231 520
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Reviewed 27 March 2016

I think its one of the best museums here since it has some collections and participative activities while you are there.

Thank myazahar
Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

The museum is well established and managed. It's located nearby the riverside and the tuo pak gong temple. It give a shirt glimpse of the Chinese history. The difference ethnics of chinese and their popular food are introduced. I like the map of the Kuching...More

Thank ValerieYik
Reviewed 21 March 2016

Kinda surprise to find this beside the James Brooke Bistro. Very small and not much visitors when i was there. The collection isn't much but it provides interesting artifacts and historical information. Free entry.

Thank ccjustine
Reviewed 16 March 2016

It does not take long to make your way through this small museum and it is worth a visit. The information and artifacts are well presented and admission is free.

Thank seafare74
Reviewed 14 March 2016

This Chinese Museum is located at the waterfront, just opposite the famous Tau Pak Kong Temple. It can easily be identified by its squarish pink and white building. It is fully air-con and very neat and clean. It is free. The Museum provided just the...More

Thank World_o_choice
Reviewed 12 March 2016

We stumbled upon this museum by accident and we're glad we did. It is small but crammed full of very interesting information regarding the Chinese cultural group in Kuching. You learn who they were where they came from and how different groups specialized in different...More

Thank Lovtravel1
Reviewed 26 February 2016

This museum , although small was very interesting .It was a good informative museum , very simple to enjoy and take in the information . Worth the visit

Thank Tonia G
Reviewed 14 February 2016

the had install high tech with vocal recording voice to enhance tourist on Chinese cultural. video LCD screen , and it totally free.

Thank odesa1987
Reviewed 8 February 2016

The museum quite far from the town, but worth it for cat lover even you don't love cat a lot of information you can get a about kucing.

Thank Abuzone
Reviewed 7 February 2016

As a Malaysian Chinese, I find it informative as it provides a detail on Chinese of different Ancestry in Sarawak, which also cover most of the Chinese in Malaysia. However, some audio clip push button are spoiled during my visit. It is air-conditioned.

Thank Xuan Zhi O
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