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Cat Museum

Kuching City Hall, Kuching, Malaysia
+60 82-446 688
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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."
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  • Very good31%
  • Average39%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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Kuching City Hall, Kuching, Malaysia
+60 82-446 688
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Free enterence. Just pay who want brings phone to take photo inside. Can see so many cats. This place just nearby kuching town.

Thank intanfarzana1234
Reviewed 1 week ago

there were a lot of cat type statue showed and all characters were cat based...u can buy certain items displayed and there were also 2 souvenir shops that you can survey for a nice "cat" souvenirs...

Thank martinimanaf
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you love cats, you will love this place...There is all kinds of things to do with cats here...cat statues, cat paintings, hand crafted cat cat figurines...the whole place is just about cats.

Thank blackJaz
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Definately the most impressive building to hold cat and cat related items. Collections of all sorts of paintings, ornaments, statues, hello kitty and even cat food! There are some odd looking taxidermy cats on display who looked scared more than frightening. Building has a small...More

Thank Leonie957
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

It is really good for us to learn about cat. Not very excited but i should know it.. Free fee entrance, it will be charged only MYR 3 just in case need for taking photo with 'cats Cool..

Thank celestine p
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Free entry but must pay RM3 for each phone or camera you bring in. Memorabilia is mostly not specific to Kuching but just associates with the town's name which means cat. Incidentally we did not see any cats wandering around in Kuching until our third...More

Thank Remarx
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Spent about an hour or so at the museum reading the many interesting writeups and exhibits on cats. Note, there is no entry charges but the museum impose fee on cameras, with different rates for conventional cameras, handphone cameras etc.

1  Thank Roy F
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

The museum is on a hill. Very majestic outside facade but disappointing on the inside. No entrance fee. But need to pay if you want to take photos with yr hp camera. The exhibits are just statues, replicas, toys, stuffed cats of various breed. Information...More

1  Thank Siti220
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Eclectic mix of cat paraphernalia - a bizzare place. Is a wee bit out of the way but a cheap taxi ride. Make sure you organise a ride back - we had to ask reception to ring a taxi for us as there is no...More

Thank geoftheref
Reviewed 18 December 2017

Random collection of cats tales. Not worth a visit. Not curated, and rather dusty and old - and rather odd.

Thank 864chingl
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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