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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%
  • Average40%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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“cat lover” (44 reviews)
“love cats” (24 reviews)
“cat related” (19 reviews)
Kuching City Hall, Kuching, Malaysia
+60 82-446 688
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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 1 week ago 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 2 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago 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 5 weeks ago

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

Thank Ching L
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

I think they are pretty creative in putting the story into design. It was not a must see but great to visit if you have a lot.of time

Thank Song S
Reviewed 27 November 2017

those who loves cats should come to this museum. this museum is all about cats. there are so many cats, big , small and all kinds of cats are on display here. it is also very educational with a lot of useful information about cats...More

1  Thank palipali
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

This was a quirky and cute museum. I’d only recommend going if you’re a fan of cats! Theres a few different areas to it and it’s a decent size. It’s mainly different vag statues, ornaments, art work etc. There’s a bit of info on different...More

1  Thank Georgina C
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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