Go for the guided tour! My doscent, Thomas Tay was engaging, knowledgable about Peranakan culture and made the tour really informative and interesting! Some of the exhibits are lavish and beautiful. Well worth a visit.
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We enjoyed a guided tour by a volunteer was was both interesting and entertaining as he took us thorugh the various sectiosn of this wonderfully presented museum. A proud Peranakan he made the museum 'come alive' for us. Make the effort to see this exceptional...More
Nice and colorful place. For those who come after the big museums, like me, this museum is a bit lost. There are two guided tours a day at 11am and at 2pm.
If you are interested in the history of peranakans, this is the must go to place. There are tons of information which will help to let you know on the rich history of peranakans in Singapore. Various galleries with different themes help to make it...More
We were told to go there and what an amazing place and I learnt a lot, the guide was very easy to understand which was great and she explained so much would go herecagain
The Peranakan Mansion Museum is an historic family home in Penang. This site is easily walked to in about 15 minutes from the port. The admission has to be paid in RM or SK $ as they don't accept US $ here. You can take...More
For those who want to learn more about The Overseas Chinese especially the Peranakan from South East Asia, this is one of the good source you can get.Ssituated near Fort Canning Park, this lovely little and peaceful building had all the exhibit and divided all...More
Very interesting place to learn about the Peranakan culture of Singapore. The museum features exhibits divided into rooms that cover topics such as marriage, death, food, etc...of the Peranakans. They give guided tours (included in your ticket, check the times) and our Indian guide was...More
A lovely little museum in a lovely little street with beautiful old buildings with lovely Footways. The building itself is wonderful inside and out and photo worthy on its own. Very interesting and informative museum. I knew the word Peranakan but now I know really...More