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Armenian Street Shophouse



Passing through Armenian Street

Armenian Street

Armenian Street

A trishaw passing along the Armenian Street, the heritage site of George Town.

Penang Street Art (Coppersmith’s Street)

A steel caricature wall artwork which tells the reason local Hokkiens also named Armenian Street as the ‘Coppersmith’s Street’ due to a number of Malay folks who set up here to make brass and copper wares.

Penang Street Art (Bathtub Kittens)


This mural can be found nearby the Giant Cat mural at Armenian Street and is also painted by the ASA (Artists for Stray Animals) to create awareness on stray animals care and protection. It is located at the same alley of the Giant Rat (just walk several steps further) and is on the wall of a yellow building.

For the art’s location, please click HERE for the map.

Penang Street Art (Fine for Littering)

This piece of artwork is created by ASA (Artists for Stray Animals) as part of their 101 Lost Kittens project. This particular artwork located along Armenian Street encourages pet owners to sterilize their pets rather than throwing them out on the streets.

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