Teochew Puppet and Opera House, George Town

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Teochew Puppet and Opera House is located in George Town. To visit Teochew Puppet and Opera House on your holiday in George Town, and find out what else George Town has to offer, use our George Town attractions planner .
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  • It is a theatre can watch a puppet show in Georgetown, a Chinese-style. And the tide of the Arts Museum in kanji was written. It is like tide provincial Chinese traditional puppet show. I like this theater opened in Penang Teochew overseas Chinese so I think that admission, not religious tourist spots.
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  • We stumbled upon this shophouse space at the start of Armenian street and initially I was deterred by the RM 10 per pax (adult and children) fee for foreigners except for kids below 6 yrs old, but we ...  more »
  • This place is magnificient in giving you understanding on Chinese Opera. Its curator, Mr. Kenny is also an interesting person to chat with.  more »
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  • The Museum highlights the not so known form of Chinese puppet opera. Puppets and their costumes are on display with explanations. At certain days there are performances. Check the dates before. Very friendly people explained me everything about this art form.
  • Very knowledgeable tour guide
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