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Asia Camera Museum

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71 Lebuh Armenian, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
+60 12-474 0123
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My little boy enjoyed the history of camera making while the old ones (parents) enjoy a good reminders of the old camera we once used or known. Its a giod place for family especially kids@

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank irene10899
Reviewed 3 days ago

My first impression was the super enthusiastic young lady who gave our tour. As a longtime photo novice I enjoyed the displays. Like many 'museums' in Penang, really more of an extensive collection, this of cameras, as the name implies. The entire exhibit is in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AzRat
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place has a great collection of photo cameras, many famous brands are presented in a rich line of products. Some cameras you can even touch and play with. Need a good guide for this place to make it perfect.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank xMIGx
Reviewed 7 November 2018

For people who: - are curious - love a good photo opp - enjoy looking at things - are nostalgic The museum may be small in terms of square footage, but it's choked full of fascinating items, like the very first photo, the very first...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank PastaEverywhere
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Tucked away on end of a lane, if you like cameras and old things, this is worth checking out, as has a range of cameras, brings back memories.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank happysheepChina
Reviewed 8 September 2018

It was a real treat coming here. For only a 10 RMY entry fee, you get an enthusiastic and knowledgable guide, hunderds (possibly thousands) of cameras, movie cameras, projectors, dark room equipment, a camera obscura, and photographs. A lot of the exhibits can be handled...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank RandomGuy23
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Wasn't sure what to expect but my partner loves old cameras so we paid our $20 and went in. You get a mini guided tour to explain a home of the highlights and how the collection came to be. The ladies were very friendly and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Swifty72
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Although this small little museum didn't have the full range of camera from around the world, it represented a brief history of camera from film to digital. Whether you are really a camera lover or you are just happened to have a camera, this place...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SamC5501
Reviewed 3 July 2018

a place filled with gimmicks, is not a must visit location for sure, not value for money! but if you have extra cash to spend maybe.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Karl A
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Asia camera museum is the great museum for the photography's lover..Fully Information and great explaination of the history of photography and camera in this smaller museum.You can try out some old camera also at there .This is a great experience and I will come again...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank tanxonrou
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11 April 2016|
Response from Jeh Shyan W |
I think there is one museum that do that somewhere in Muntri Lane, Penang.