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Address: Kuching City Hall, Kuching, Malaysia
Phone Number:
+60 82-446 688

Known as "cat city," Kuching is dotted with various feline...

Known as "cat city," Kuching is dotted with various feline sculptures and this unusual cat museum. Inside, see cat items from ancient times to "Hello, Kitty."

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a place for cat freaks

it is a museum dedicated for cat freaks. all you need to know about cat can be found here. the museum is a bit out of the town and entrance is free.

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

it is a museum dedicated for cat freaks. all you need to know about cat can be found here. the museum is a bit out of the town and entrance is free.

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is one very unique museum to visit. It has a lot of objects facts and everything to do with cats. The collection of cat memorabilia are particularly interesting. A small entry fee plus extra if you want to take photo with your camera (or phones). Outside of the building, you can take in the panoramic view of the city,... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you adore cats this is for you but not worth the long drive otherwise, All cat owners will be thrilled .

Thank Petersemail
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My cousin and I visited the cat museum. It's not central to the city so we used Uber to get to and from the museum. Entry was free but if you wanted to take photos you had to pay for that. The museum has everything about cats that you can imagine - from stuffed cats through to kitty litter. Was... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Quite a collection of cat inspired articles. Also displayed local cat idioms and general cat facts. I am a dog person, but was quite impressed with the effort. Some of the pictures on display need to be improved - not well cropped and images were either 'squashed' or 'pulled' out of shape - I would be ashamed to have these... More 

Thank LainaNg
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nothing special to say about the museum itself: a nice place for cat lovers... but the place !!! its a wonderfull building on the top of a wonderfull hill, on top of wich you could have a breathtaking sight seeing of the surroundings... except... it s open only for VIPs ( meaning: not you and me ...) from the bottom... More 

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Alberta, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a remarkable place! More information than you could dream of about cats in literature, in art, in music, and in history. Cats in China, Japan, Europe, and north America. Great museum.

Thank Professional-Pilgrim
Perth, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Strange way to waste away an hour or so if its raining or if you really like cats, not sure I would go out of my way to see it again.

Thank mattbisme
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The entry is free of charge, but if u want to take photos u need to pay the extra fee about 3 to 4 ringgit. There got be all the things and stories in the gallery but if just for human who is not that interested in cats history u got be feeling boring after u have viewed several tamadun... More 

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Georgetown, Malaysia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

All cat lovers can learn interesting facts about cat in Kuching areas (i.e. breed, physical size etc) as well as cats in locals culture.

Thank Meor M

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