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Chinese Museum

Kuching Waterfront, Kuching, Malaysia
+60 82-231 520
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If you love history, this is a must place to visit.

In accordance with its name, this museum represents a mini miniature of Chinese in Kuching... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2015
Zhang Y
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Pontianak
Great little museum!

Easy to miss if you don't know it's there. This is a very good little museum highlighting the... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2015
CanadianFlashPacker
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Victoria, Canada
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Kuching Waterfront, Kuching, Malaysia
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Reviewed 12 December 2015

In accordance with its name, this museum represents a mini miniature of Chinese in Kuching, Malaysia. Inside the building, we can see Malaysian formerly pictures, a lot of artifacts other various inheritance. People may always wonder how the first Chinese came to Kuching. Most of...More

Thank Zhang Y
Reviewed 18 November 2015 via mobile

Easy to miss if you don't know it's there. This is a very good little museum highlighting the history of the local Chinese history in the area. Well laid out and surprisingly good and informative displays for a free museum. Suitably impressed!

Thank CanadianFlashPacker
Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

If you are by the Kuching waterfront, have an hour to kill and are looking to understand why there are so many Chinese in Malaysian cities, I highly recommend this museum. The only Chinese museum in Malaysia, it gives you an excellent overview of Chinese...More

Thank JSY83
Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

This museum is small compare sarawak museum. However, i learn of history about chinese traditional, culture, festivel & etc. you can take 30 to 45min to look around here

Thank Dilah115
Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

This little museum showcases the history of the early Chinese immigrants to Sarawak from mainland China. Their arrival had opened up economic activities and helped to develop the state economy. The information and displays are educational and very valuable for those interested to know the...More

Thank James N
Reviewed 26 September 2015

I learnt some new things here, like there are other Chinese dialect groups which I didn't know of. Interesting info & not too much, so it is easy to complete in less than an hour.

Thank bwtripper
Reviewed 25 September 2015

Nice well kept place. Quite digital and interesting for half an hour or so... Small museum but gives an excellent intro to kuching's chinese traditions and community

Thank Humbul
Reviewed 25 September 2015 via mobile

Little Chinese museum, especially very informative about the different Chinese festivals. Worth to spend 30 min + of your time

Thank Dani G
Reviewed 25 September 2015

Entry is free. Quite small but displays are well laid out and informative. A nice cool spot to spend half an hour or so

Thank Petermac53
Reviewed 24 September 2015

An excellent little museum with free entrance right on the water. We were in Kuching for 6 days and decided to finally see the museum. Very well laid out with good information in many languages. Definitely worth 30-45 minutes of your time visiting the city.

Thank Dirty_Bindle
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