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Rumah Kelahiran Mahathir

18 Lorong Kilang Ais | Tepi Jalan Pegawai, Seberang Perak, Alor Setar 05050, Malaysia
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Ex Prime Minister House

A good place to know our ex prime minister deeply. However, one of the gallery is closed due to... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2017
Lee C
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A big family living in a simple house, this is where Mahathir was born and grown up, he could use... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2017
zakwan a
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“old house” (6 reviews)
“ice factory” (4 reviews)
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18 Lorong Kilang Ais | Tepi Jalan Pegawai, Seberang Perak, Alor Setar 05050, Malaysia
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Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

A good place to know our ex prime minister deeply. However, one of the gallery is closed due to poor maintainance work. A bit hot in the house (no air-cond). Overall, it's worth to visit

Thank Lee C
Reviewed 9 June 2017

A big family living in a simple house, this is where Mahathir was born and grown up, he could use the available sources to build up a great personality.

Thank zakwan a
Reviewed 24 April 2017

This are Tun Dr. Mahatirs old house and is a traditional Malay house.But that is the place where the legende leader are born and lived there while growing years.

2  Thank Michael_Teoh
Reviewed 27 December 2016

I went with my family. So I have 4 kids ranging from 5-15 years old. There is no fees incurred to visit Rumah Kelahiran Tun Mahathir. So the fun part is quite an exposure for my kids as they never been to kampong house before....More

Thank Kunangterbang
Reviewed 26 December 2016

A definite stopover in Alor Setar. Well depiction of the journey of our beloved Prime Minister Mahathir. The galleries provide good information of the past and the location is located conveniently in town with good facilities or amenities.

Thank Ahmad F
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Nothing special about this place except those who can cherish those days when the quite surrounding with old mat din ice block making factory (still exist).The small malay wooden house which housed malaysian great stateman tun mahazir.The place full of fond memories and nostalgia

1  Thank havegutwilltravel
Reviewed 14 July 2016

An old house idolized just because he was the 22 years long PM of Malaysia. Waste of time to go and no other activities in the vicinity. Better to stay in hotel and relax.

Thank NgTT88
Reviewed 28 May 2016

Of course, it's always wonderful to have a museum for the great statesman who has ever lived in Malaysia. You can read about him from books, journals, news and the Internet, but nothing would beat the real visual effects like that of his own rightful...More

2  Thank Syme0n
Reviewed 24 March 2016

A well maintained attraction that documents the life of the 4th prime minister of Malaysian. Exhibitions are detailed and especially his preserved old house (where he grew up in). Beside it is an ice factory (no entry). Free entry and museum closes at 5pm

1  Thank lonelyrunner_91
Reviewed 17 March 2016

A non descript house, a place one can hardly believe to be the birthplace of the person who would put Malaysia on the map and be its longest serving prime minister. Nestled behind an old ice factory, this small house serves as a reminder of...More

Thank Local_Jason
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