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The Ng Kongsi at King Street

The Ng Kongsi is a Cantonese clan association that is located at King Street, George Town. Its building has a unique Chinese architecture that features a jagged or zig-zag shaped […]

King Street: The Clan Houses

The various minor Chinese clan houses and associations in King Street, George Town. Chin Si Thoong Soo which was built in 1914 and incorporating Cantonese Straits Eclectic style, is a […]

King Street View

Named after King George III, King Street (or Lebuh King) is an old historical road located within the central heritage zone of George Town. Being one of the original major […]

Penang Street Art (The Bread Seller)

This steel sculpture can be found on a wall of a shophouse along King Street, part of the Little India area in George Town. The caricature depicts a local ‘Roti […]

Penang Street Art (The Chinese Bard)

This art mural depicts a local Chinese bard named Tan Tong Tong who was famous as a Yue Qin (a traditional Chinese lute) musician during the 1950s to 1960s. He […]