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Street Art in, Penang Island 10300, Malaysia
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Whether you intend to or not, you will encounter the street art that Penang is famous for!!! But it's worth being intentional and getting a map from the tourist information centre to maximise what you get to see - there is art spread across the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank KathleenD963
Reviewed 4 days ago

One cannot leave Penang without visiting the world-renowned graffiti street art. These mural art works are scattered throughout various streets in Georgetown and one can start the journey of uncovering them from Chew Jetty. As a precaution, it takes both patience and perseverance to complete...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank LoveTravelling1116
Reviewed 4 days ago

Take fun photos with really interesting wall paintings. Go early in the morning if you want to avoid the crowds.. and it's cooler too.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Fadzlan S
Reviewed 1 week ago

The street art in Georgetown is not concentrated in one particular area but is found in both the core and buffer zone of the heritage Georgetown. There is no need to focus just on looking out for the street art. It just surprisingly crops up...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kim025Singapore
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good place for taking photos. You may also see musicians playing instruments to brighten up the atmosphere.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank soonsinmy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Over the last few years there has been a considerable increase in the volume of street art. Take the time to walk around Georgetown and find all the street art, some are old and faded but some of the new stuff is fantastic

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Neil S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Most of the street art are found in the area bound by Lebuh Cannon, Lebuh Armenian, Gat Lebuh Armenian, Lebuh Victoria, Lebuh Chulia and Lebuh Ah Quee. We find it fun and interesting to take a leisurely stroll among these streets to see the arts...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 1john316
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Most of tourists usually visit here in a daytime, please avoid. It's open 24 hrs so you can walk around to see this place in the early morning.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank kha0suay
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We weren’t exactly looking for the art but chanced upon a few just strolling and taking in the sights. The streets in Penang are much cleaner than KL.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AliciaHorsley
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Even though it is all over the places. But it is fun to find it and take photos. There are quiet a lot of shops around that you can spend few hours.

Date of experience: November 2018
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April 13, 2018|
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Response from caramia2016 | Reviewed this property |
Trying staying at Cheong Fatt Tze in Georgetown, its right near the night markets, the Clan Jetties, and the street vendors. Also look up Mark at Simply Enak ( find it via google ) and book a 4 hour food tour, he is amazing... More
April 11, 2016|
Response from Jorgfr |
You can go to Armenian street, there are plenty of shops to find street art reproductions
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