The Peranakan Museum explores the culture of Peranakan communities in Southeast Asia. Installed in the former Tao Nan Chinese School, built in 1912, the museum possesses one of the finest and most comprehensive collections of Peranakan objects. Galleries across three floors illustrate the cultural traditions and distinctive visual arts of the Peranakans.
The Peranakan Museum provides a stimulating and educational experience for all while representing the living culture of the Peranakan community in the region.
Historical and Cultural Exhibits of the Peranakan Museum
Information about the Peranakan Museum
“If you cannot stand hardship, It is hard to have happiness.” Hakka proverb
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