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Address: Kuching Waterfront, Kuching, Malaysia
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chinese migation into sarawak

this is a small museum located in the heart of kuching and along the waterfront. It is a pink coloured building. it gives a good account of how the different chinese dialects... read more

Reviewed 6 February 2017
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Reviewed 6 February 2017

this is a small museum located in the heart of kuching and along the waterfront. It is a pink coloured building. it gives a good account of how the different chinese dialects came into sarawak. about its culture and how its business influence. although it is small in size but rich in chinese history in sarawak. worth the visit. it... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

This is a very small museum but worth visiting if you are interested in learning about the history of Chinese migration to Sarawak. There is no entrance fee.

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Thank Kumariseetha
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 1 February 2017

Small museum with a good account of how and when the different Chinese dialect-groups landed in Sarawak, the different trades that they were involved in and their general influence in Sarawak. Situated right in the Waterfront area and free to visit.

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Free and interesting to find out all the different Chinese settlers and what industry each different tribe followed

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

This is free and worth a quick look round to learn about Chinese history and culture in Sarawak. It's nicely set out inside.

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Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Nice place to visit and its free.. But,the place have some damage at the button information.. but its okay,if u can have a fun on your own.. ^_^

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Thank nur h
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2016

It was very interesting to know the Chinese lifestyle in Malaysia. Situated on the waterfront, its very enlightening about the rich Chinese culture. Recommend to all visitors of Kuching to check this museum out which will help understand about the people of Malaysia.

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Thank IftekharA-Sep2016
Malaysia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016

The small museum showcase the brief history about Chinese migrated from mainland China in early days. It also showcase the culture, foods and dialects for certain Chinese Ethics in Kuching.

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Thank steven888Malaysia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

An interesting museum that highlights the demographics and the contributions of the Chinese people in Sarawak. A small museum which you can finish in less than 30 minutes. Conveniently located in the Waterfront area.

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Thank Ngan H
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Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

If you are walking by the waterfront at kuching u can go and visit this small place is free, and u have an overall view about chinesse immigration. And also u can take an advantage of A/C in advantage hot day!

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