CULTURE & HERITAGE
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Here are Penang’s must-try food, quirky cafes, brand-new attractions and exciting parks all in a convenient list format to keep handy while travelling.


Owned by artist Rebecca Duckett-Wilkinson, 29 The Gallery features paintings, books, cards, gifts and vintage items in various colours and textures.
Address: 29, Lebuh China, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
5D Interactive World is Asia’s first and ever multi-sensory experience which engages all five senses. It offers visitors more than a 3-dimensional experience. Combining art, creativity and education in five district, the experience is sure to create new paradigms and to fire up and captivate visitors. These 5-Dimension will be on play at 5-District using 5D-Methodology to wow and amaze visitors for a memorable visit. Each of the 5 District has one theme and that is to deliver a full 5D experience through the process of 5D-Methodology: define, design, develop, debug and deliver.
Address: 29-F Jalan Dato Keramat, George Town, 10150, Penang, MALAYSIA
Conceptualised and opened by two artists Alfred and Jeff in 2007, a2 Art Gallery features the art works of local and international artists. The gallery aims to encourage art lovers to see art as interpreted by artists from different cultural backgrounds as well as providing an art space for young and upcoming artists. Most of the gallery's collection are of contemporary modern art pieces and workshops are held here regularly.
Address: 27, Bangkok Lane, Pulau Tikus, 10250, Penang, MALAYSIA
ABN- Amro Bank Building is a heritage building at No. 9 Beach Street, George Town. It was designed in the Neo-Classical style building by the architectural firm of Wilson & Neubronner.
Address: No.9 Beach Street, George Town, 10300, Penang, MALAYSIA
The Acheen Street Mosque or Masjid Lebuh Acheh is an old mosque located at the heritage enclave of George Town. It was also called the Mesjid Jamek as well as Masjid Melayu Lebuh Acheh. It is the oldest mosques in Penang. The founder was Tengku Sheriff Syed Hussain Al-Aidid.
Address: 77G, Lebuh Acheh, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
The street is named after Kapitan Chung Keng Kwee who gemerously donated his house to the Municipality for vehicle access ensuring that his name lives on for prosperity.s of Mercy Temple is a packed with devotees seekin divine guidance.
Address: Lebuh Ah Quee, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
Alyssa Galeri showcases fine art, contemporary art, original prints, photography and sculptures created by Malaysian and Southeast Asian artists.
Address: 346, Jalan Penang, George Town, 10000, Penang, MALAYSIA
Address: Khoo Kongsi, 18, Cannon Square, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
The Anak-Anak Kota Clubhouse is a shophouse on Cannon Street, the Heritage Enclave of George Town. Anak-Anak Kota, or Children of the City, is a project by Arts-Ed (Arts in Heritage Education Program), a program spearheaded by Janet Pillai, a lecturer at Universiti Sains Malaysia. The purpose of the Anak-Anak Kota project is to expose young people living in the inner city of George Town, to the cultural and historical heritage .
Address: 19, Canon Street, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
Areca Books is a rapidly growing niche publisher based in Penang. A number of its publications are pioneering works on trans-local history, cultural heritage and the environment. Currently there are two Areca Books outlets in George Town with the first branch located on Lebuh Acheh, George Town.
Address: Ground Floor, The Star Pitt St, 15, Jalan Masjid Kapitan Keling, George Town, 10200, Penang, MALAYSIA
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