If you love antiques and interiors, you won’t want to miss Colonial Penang Museum. Established by a family of antique collectors, it showcases the opulent lifestyle of wealthy merchants during the period the British ruled Penang. Highlights include stained glass windows, marble statues, Nyonya furniture, and documents handwritten by Penang’s founder, Francis Light. Ensure entry even at busy times by arranging tickets in advance.
Immerse in the luxury lifestyles of bygone days at Colonial Penang Museum
Learn how British, Malaysian, and Chinese elements came together
See letters by Captain Francis Light, who first colonized Penang