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Sun Yat Sen Museum

120 Armenian Street, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
+60 16-555 1910
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Sun Yat Sen base in Penang

There is a caligraphy by Dr. Sun on display as well as the conference table which he discussed... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2013
Andrew2008
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Ipoh, Malaysia
A place for the history bluff

It is a place for the history bluff. We pass by the place during a weekend and we don't see any... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2013
shalom73
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Singapore
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A historic gem in the heart of the George Town world heritage site. The Sun Yat Sen Museum is a beautifully-preserved house museum in the multicultural George Town world heritage site. This historical house has a permanent exhibition on Sun Yat Sen's early revolutionary period in Penang when he planned a historic uprising on the cusp of the Chinese Revolution of 1911.
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  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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120 Armenian Street, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
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+60 16-555 1910

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Reviewed 11 October 2013

There is a caligraphy by Dr. Sun on display as well as the conference table which he discussed about the 10th. uprising and sought donations from benefactors and supporters.More

Thank Andrew2008
sunyatsenmuseum, Front Office Manager at Sun Yat Sen Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2016

Dear Andrew2008 , Thank you so much for your kind words. We are glad to hear that you enjoy visiting in Sun Yat Sen Museum.Please let us know if there is anything we can do for you when visiting us next time.Please welcome to visit...More

Reviewed 3 July 2013

It is a place for the history bluff. We pass by the place during a weekend and we don't see any tourist so I wonder is this attraction on the list of the must-see for tourist.More

Thank shalom73
sunyatsenmuseum, Front Office Manager at Sun Yat Sen Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2016

Dear shalom73 , Thank you so much for your kind words. We are glad to hear that you enjoy visiting in Sun Yat Sen Museum.Please let us know if there is anything we can do for you when visiting us next time.Please welcome to visit...More

Reviewed 2 July 2013

it is a small museum where Sun Yat Sen had his meeting in Penang. The owner of the museum is very knowledgeable and it good for people who likes China history. before going it is good to make sure owner is in charge and ask...More

Thank Thaisoon
sunyatsenmuseum, Front Office Manager at Sun Yat Sen Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2016

Dear Thaisoon , Thank you so much for your kind words. We are glad to hear that you enjoy visiting in Sun Yat Sen Museum.Please let us know if there is anything we can do for you when visiting us next time.Please welcome to visit...More

Reviewed 25 June 2013

Really nothing much here unless taking a photo to show that you've been here is your thing. You can give this a miss unless you're out of ideasMore

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sunyatsenmuseum, Front Office Manager at Sun Yat Sen Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2016

Dear DaveLeng , The Sun Yat Sen Museum is a hybrid of a history museum and a house museum, with its original shophouse architecture. I hope our in-house guide explained this to you. We thank you for your feedback and please let us know how...More

Reviewed 22 June 2013

My travel companion and I came across this small museum by chance as we were wandering around the streets of Georgetown. Perhaps it could be better advertised and promoted? It's one in a long row of terrace houses, many of which appear to have been...More

Thank Sally P
sunyatsenmuseum, Front Office Manager at Sun Yat Sen Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2016

Dear Sally P , Thank you so much for your kind words.We are happy that you gave us such a good score ! We are glad to hear that you enjoy visiting in Sun Yat Sen Museum.Please let us know if there is anything we...More

Reviewed 10 June 2013

We welcomed entering an air-conditioned museum. Good audio guide explaining the life of SunYat Sen and the time during which he lived.More

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sunyatsenmuseum, Front Office Manager at Sun Yat Sen Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2016

Dear 43josie , Thank you so much for your kind words.We are happy that you gave us such a good score ! We are glad to hear that you enjoy visiting in Sun Yat Sen Museum.Please let us know if there is anything we can...More

Reviewed 30 May 2013

very friendly and good service, they explained alot aboutt sun yat sen. worth a visit, only RM5 cheapest ticket in townMore

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sunyatsenmuseum, Front Office Manager at Sun Yat Sen Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2016

Dear avangelio_86 , Thank you so much for your kind words.We are happy that you gave us such a good score ! We are glad to hear that you enjoy visiting in Sun Yat Sen Museum.Please let us know if there is anything we can...More

Reviewed 29 May 2013

This museum provides a valuable link for Penang and China at a critical time of China's history. However, I would love to have more insight into the feelings of the people in Penang for China then and also why did Sun Yat Sen choose to...More

Thank TCK K
sunyatsenmuseum, Front Office Manager at Sun Yat Sen Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2016

Dear TCK K , Thank you so much for your kind words. We are glad to hear that you enjoy visiting in Sun Yat Sen Museum.Please let us know if there is anything we can do for you when visiting us next time.Please welcome to...More

Reviewed 19 May 2013

This island and this house played a significant role in the Chinese revolution when it was a true revolution. It's not big but worth a visit.More

Thank waysted
sunyatsenmuseum, Front Office Manager at Sun Yat Sen Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2016

Dear waysted , Thank you so much for your kind words.We are happy that you gave us such a good score ! We are glad to hear that you enjoy visiting in Sun Yat Sen Museum.Please let us know if there is anything we can...More

Reviewed 8 May 2013

This appeals to visitors of Chinese origin, it is not promoted much and the place is hard to find. The pictures are precious. The lay out of the building is very interesting and shown wisdom of architects in those day to make good use of...More

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sunyatsenmuseum, Front Office Manager at Sun Yat Sen Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2016

Dear Yung Y , Thank you so much for your kind words. We are glad to hear that you enjoy visiting in Sun Yat Sen Museum.Please let us know if there is anything we can do for you when visiting us next time.Please welcome to...More

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LoulouVS
29 February 2016|
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Response from penangarmenian | Property representative |
Dear Loulou, the Sun Yat Sen Museum does accept long stay guests when there is a room available. You could find their email from the website and write to them directly.
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