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Street Art in, Penang Island 10300, Malaysia
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The best way to explore and get to the famous street art in my view is to hire a trishaw (many in front of the Cititel Hotel in Penang Road) where you pay RM 50 for an hour to be driven to the various sites....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank chris2pherwong
Reviewed 5 days ago

Brochures are available at most large hotels or you can download it on line. This art is incredible. And watching people interact with the art to take their photos is super fun.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank lovesthelibrary
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must visit for visitors to Penang Island. A display of mesmerizing form of artistic expressions on Chinese shop-houses along the urban streets of Georgetown. Easy to find as it is at central of Georgetown. The locals (or Uber Drivers) are very familiar with the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ContinentsExplorer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are into photography, hunting down the (often) hidden gems around the George Town area is a must! Worth taking the time to find as many as possible.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Vagabond_Rambler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was an adventure looking out for the popular street art! Great place for touristy shot too and easy to find food places around that area.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ainaksan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are pretty disappointed to see the various street art in George Town. They have been hyped too much and are really very average.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Deep_Indore
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are fairly active and have some free time (2-3) hours at the port of Penang, you can go and see some of the Street Art for free. You can pick up a map at the tourist information centre and when you come out...More

Date of experience: January 2019
3  Thank Dave K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Half the fun of these street artworks is actually finding them. They are tucked away in little alcoves and side streets and are easy to miss. However when you do find them they are great little reflections of life in Penang. Wander around and keep...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Tony W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

You will find the art works scattered across George Town and some are very innovative and clever and usually very well done.There are two types of art on display. There are 53 steel rod art pieces that resulted from a 'Marketing Goerge Town'' competition in...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 17 January 2019 via mobile

Great to walk through the city and find street art. Quirky and fun. Get a map and lose yourself! Lots of places to eat. Feel safe.

Date of experience: January 2019
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14 April 2018|
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Response from caramia2016 | Reviewed this property |
Trying staying at Cheong Fatt Tze in Georgetown, its right near the night markets, the Clan Jetties, and the street vendors. Also look up Mark at Simply Enak ( find it via google ) and book a 4 hour food tour, he is amazing... More
11 April 2016|
Response from Jorgfr |
You can go to Armenian street, there are plenty of shops to find street art reproductions
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