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Cat Museum

Kuching City Hall, Kuching, Malaysia
+60 82-446 688
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Kuching City and Heritage Tour
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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."
  • Excellent15%
  • Very good31%
  • Average40%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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“cat lovers” (60 reviews)
“cat related” (19 reviews)
“take photos” (28 reviews)
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Kuching City Hall, Kuching, Malaysia
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+60 82-446 688
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Are you in to cats or if you have an hour to spend and don't know what to do - go to the Cat museum - in other cases I would say you are better of spending time somewhere else. It's kitschy and just cats...More

Thank Jessica N
Reviewed 1 week ago

if you are a cat lover, you may know more about the history of cats, species and also anything related to them. Only that, there are no real cats (I wish they have). You can go for an intellectual visit and broaden your knowledge regarding...More

Thank Callandra87
Reviewed 1 week ago

Bit cute probably worth a visit especially if you like cats. Even has a cat food section. Interesting souvenir kiosk.

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is by far the funniest museum I've been to. It's free a worth a visit if you are board one afternoon in Kuching and at a loss for anything else to do. It has random collection of cat memorabilia, old and kitsch posters and...More

Thank AnnaR730
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I visited this place thinking there would be different species of cats But was utterly disappointed Its a waste of time visiting this museum

Thank Kiran_Chalam
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

It's a very interesting place to visit, it's all a out cat... I really recommend this museum... It far from Kuching but taxi shouldn't be difficult to find it... Very enjoyable place to visit...

1  Thank Maryann B
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Yea, for your information, Kuching, in Malay language means 'cat'. Meanwhile, this museum exist to let you more known to different kinds of cats, and some history of Kuching Town. I've been attracted by the statue of cats inside the museum. And the entrance is...More

Thank bakabaka2356
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

A little disappointed because we were expecting live cats. Mostly exhibits. Left after 20 minutes. More could have been done to live up to its name. An escorted tour should be good to explain on the history of Sarawak since they have interesting exhibits on...More

Thank zulothman5234
Reviewed 5 May 2017

If you like cats this is the place to visit and what Kuching is named after.Spent an interesting hour wandering around and buying goods.

Thank Peter E
Reviewed 4 May 2017

This is an awesome museum. This is a must see and when you go, dedicate about 40 minutes to exhibit.

Thank Krn C
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Are you open today (30th January 2017? ) Regards, Sara
30 January 2017|
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Response from Shahmudin K | Reviewed this property |
As this is the Chinese New Year holidays the museum might be closed till 31 Jan. If you are an ardent cat lover tis place may suit you. Tis one of the few 'outdated' places i have seen during my years of... More
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