Armenian Street, George Town

Feel the atmosphere of a time gone by while you admire the quaint buildings at Armenian Street. Stroll along the well-preserved and restored street named after the Armenian people who settled in the area in 1786. Being crafty traders, they introduced aspects of their lifestyle to the local community and made a lasting impression on the city of Penang. Enjoy the old architecture, street murals, and orthodox temples characteristic of the area. You can get a taste of Armenian culture in the many shops and restaurants, which fit in well with the quaint style of the rest of the street. Plan your Armenian Street visit and explore what else you can see and do in George Town using our George Town online travel route planner .
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  • Armenian Street is one of a number of interesting streets in George Town and has some interesting street art and you can expect many tourists. Some of the others streets nearby are more interesting an...  more »
  • Rent a bicycle would be a perfect to Moving a around the armenian street..A great place to.take photo and a lot of good review cafe or restaurant  more »
  • Fun to walk around nice little shops and restaurants and of course street art-if you cut down one of the side streets there‚Äôs some very interesting coffee shops that go all the way back and have uniqu...  more »
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