Colonial Penang Museum , the unique and unrivalled museum in South East Asia, showcases the opulent lifestyle of the wealthy Penang merchants, the Peranakan ( Baba-Nyonya ) & Penang society during the 18th – 20th colonial era.Journey back in time to glimpse the glorious lifestyle of the old penangites , the high esteem which Penangites held for the west and how the British influenced their Eastern colonies with their perceptions of elegance, social status and formalities.The extraordinary collection has been amassed over half a century by the founder of Colonial Penang museum.The museum can also be used as an educational instrument for students to understanding and significant of our rich heritage.槟城殖民博物馆让你时光倒流，亲身体验生活于百年前的‘老槟城’。准备穿越啦！ 窥探在老槟城扎根了200余年的英殖民文化的足迹，一场穿越让你感受更深一层在18-20世纪老槟城当地的贵族，娘惹和名望人士们如何被西方文化熏陶，又如何提高自己的生份和修养来保持与英国外交的友好关系。我们都被每一件罕见的古物，古人的爱和心思而感动和震撼了！百闻不如一见，感受百年前‘老槟城’的风采，不想因此而感到遗憾呐！Description
In the Penang Colonial Museum, you will be able to browse through unique antiques such as personal handwritten documents. by Captain Francis Light who is the founder of Penang, Francois Linke (1855 -1946) who is the Belle Epoque of French Furniture, the white carrara marble statues made by Atelier R.Bigazzi Florence, reverse painting by William Morris & Company (Westminster) Ltd., stained glass windows by Hubert McGoldrick, Alfred Ernest Child and Katherine O'Brien amongst many other exhibits.
The Penang Colonial Museum can also be used as an educational instrument for the young promote the understanding and significant of Penang's long-standing & rich heritage. A must visit among all ages!Highlights
: Penang, MalaysiaDuration
: 1 to 2 hrs Voucher Redembtion
: You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.