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PG Gold Museum, George Town

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Specialty Museum
Learn all about precious metals at PG Gold Museum, where you can watch live demonstrations of the silver-pouring process and ask the guides about the history and significance of gold and silver mining. Admire and touch the bars of gold and silver, and view a 50kg (110lb) golden block. Observe the collection of gold coins from all around the world, or experience the process of panning for gold, keeping the low-karat pieces you find. You can also buy some golden souvenirs and trinkets here, or try the edible gold-plated petals. Make PG Gold Museum part of your personalized George Town itinerary using our George Town tourist route planner.
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TripAdvisor
  • it only gives you a basic on gold and silver mining. it is very general. there is a couple of pictures on gold but nothing much. entrance fee is RM28 which is quite high. they also sell gold and silve...  more »
  • Quite a unique place. Can learn about gold mining, melting, etc. Hands on experience on gold-washing or panning. Learn also about different gold purity.  more »
  • There are a lot of things to see, but the best is the casting demo and the panning. The panning results in getting "gold" which is less than 1 karat so not value. The casting is time sensitive and the...  more »
Google
  • Very Good!!! Is good for viewing with family.
  • 1st and ONLY in South east asia Live pouring session
  • Came 5: 45 they let me in thy where friendly recommend it
  • Educational trip!
  • Best