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George Town Perspective: Tan Kongsi

The Tan Kongsi (or also known as Eng Chuan Tong) is the clan temple of the local Chinese people with the surname Tan in Penang.

Penang Art Lane Murals

Various street art murals within the gallery of Art Lane at George Town.

Penang Street Art (The Covered Girl @ Art Lane)

Art Lane @ Beach Street, George Town.

A Heritage Compound

The front compound and green garden of the Cheah Kongsi at Beach Street, George Town. Cheah Kongsi is one of the several major and oldest Chinese clan associations in Penang.

Penang Street Art (Beach Street’s Art Lane)

Art Lane is a newly established art gallery that features both international and local works within an old heritage pre-war shophouse at Beach Street, George Town. The art space is founded by one of the co-owners of China House, which is also located nearby. The walls within the large shophouse serve as the canvas for artists to exhibit their creativity and express their thoughts in a public space.

Google Map Location: CLICK HERE.

Penang Street Art (The Chinese Opera)

A large mural depicting the portrait of a Chinese opera (or Peking opera) performer, which can be found within the interior of Art Lane at Beach Street, George Town.

George Town Street View: An Early Modern Style Building

A building belonging to Lim Teck Lee Company at Beach Street, George Town.

Downing Street on a Bank Holiday

A trishaw resting by the roadside of a rather empty Downing Street during a bank holiday in George Town, Penang.

George Town Street View: A Colonial Walkway


The historical and iconic Standard Chartered Bank in Beach Street, George town.

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