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Known as "cat city," Kuching is dotted with various feline sculptures and this unusual cat museum. Inside, see cat items from ancient times to "Hello, Kitty."
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Kuching City Hall, Kuching, Malaysia
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 2 June 2012

I love cats all shapes breeds and sizes this museum was amazing never seen a cat museum before but really enjoyed the visit to this one Everything to do with cats was here tea towels oven clothes toys they are all here as someone said...More

4  Thank sassafraf
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 24 May 2012

Cats, cats and more cats, I guess thats why they call it the cat museum haha, it did have some very interesting exhibits and it is free (5 ringet to bring your camera in), it has everything from a display of peoples cat tattoos to...More

4  Thank saykiaora
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was over 4000 pieces of cat memorabilia (no live cats) history of cats in Kuching, famous cats It is what it is.. a cat museum Def get a grab here! Kuching is not set up for walking!

Thank KarenV22
Reviewed 1 week ago

As we are first timer visitors to this cat city, we thus chose to visit the Cat Museum on our 1st day of visit. We were there during a Saturday afternoon, most visitors were locals and school children. We aren't cat lovers, but we still...More

1  Thank sy3717
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place for cat lovers like me, it tells lots of stuff that is related to cats right from histories music movies food everything about cat, they even have mummified cats.

Thank Navigate760043
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Place is average. Nothing much if you aren't Cat lover. It will take around 30 - 60 minutes to cover the whole area.

Thank Danthe-KL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love cats so this was interesting. Entry is very cheap and if the subject interests you , then worth a visit.

Thank tropictrav
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Expect exactly what it says a museum full of cat models and paraphernalia. Links with History of cats through time, literature,the arts etc. Cheap to get in. We were in and out in about 15 minutes maximum but if you are a real cat lover...More

Thank Vanessa B
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Being a cat lover myself, this place was on the top of my list of things to do while visiting Kuching. I couldn't believe how vast it was, and how many items they had inside. Very interesting, and has a lot to learn if you...More

Thank Jessica K
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Don't be surprised if you can't find a real cat there. Being there few times over the years and strongly think that it needs a facelift

Thank housewife41
Reviewed 15 August 2018

If you need an overload of cats go to this place, but most probably 15 minutes later you have seen enough.

Thank Andreas B
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Its a very strange and skurril place. I think since this month you have to pay 3MR per person, but thats ok. Once you are inside you are not sure if that is a joke or not. There are rarely explanations. You can see everything...More

1  Thank Nocholas
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Response from Shahmudin K | Reviewed this property |
As this is the Chinese New Year holidays the museum might be closed till 31 Jan. If you are an ardent cat lover tis place may suit you. Tis one of the few 'outdated' places i have seen during my years of... More
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