The Khoi Kongsi is an absolute must visit when going to Penang. There were refurbishments happening when we were there but it is definitely worth visiting. Allow time to read all the information and take in the atmosphere and the wonderful architecture.
The Khoo Kongsi is a large Chinese clan house in Penang. With lovely and ornate architecture the Khoo Kongsi is a grand clan temple and certainly worth visiting. The façade of the main temple is staggering in it's beauty and the museum underneath the temple...更多
Interesting place with great information about Khoo clan and clan houses. Can be a little difficult to find and it was a shame that it was covered in scaffolding. Fairly cheap to enter 10rm and took about an hour to go round. Lots of cafes...更多
Unfortunately at the time we visited (early October), the Khoo Kongsi was being renovated so did not look very spectacular like the pictures had suggested. It was still interesting to read of the history. It won't take you long to visit, 30mins to an hour.
A nice place to start for a walking tour of one of the main streets in Georgetown. Entry was something like 5-10RM for adult entry. There are a number of historic artifacts and blurbs in English describing the history of the temple. This is one...更多