GTF Walks: Clan Houses Heritage Walk


The Chinese clan houses and dotted every nook and corner of the old streets of George Town. They testify the religious and family bonds among the Chinese immigrants who sought better life and settled here since the early days. Hear the tales of yesteryears when Chinese coolies, traders and revolutionaries like Dr. Sun yat-sen who came ashore to seek their dreams and build this cosmopolitan city. Learn the meanings of the ornaments and different styles of the Chinese clan houses, one of the best kept architectural wonders outside China.

Terms and regulations:

Please make your reservations with PHT via email to phtwalks@gmail.com or call +604 264 2631. A minimum of 3 working days notice is required to process your reservation. Confirmation of your reservation will be done by email or other modes of communication.

Participants are required to pay before attending the walks. Please contact PHT at +604 264 2631 to enquire about payment mode and for more information. Payment will not be refunded should the participant fail to attend in person or on time. The organiser reserves the rights to rearrange, modify or cancel the services offered due to weather changes or other unforeseen circumstances. Appropriate refund will be arranged in the event of cancellation by PHT

Additional charges such as entrance fees, food and drinks are not covered.


Penang Heritage Trust is not liable to claims against it and/or the appointed guide due to illness and injury by the participant(s), as well as loss, damage or theft of the participant’s belongings.

Dress code and others:

Do dress comfortably. Certain religious institutions observe strict, conservative dressing code and depending on the weather, rain gear and refreshment drinks would be helpful.​

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Fri Aug 12, 2016
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM MYT
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Admission fee SOLD OUT RM50.00
Venue Address
14, Jalan Buckingham, George Town, 10200 George Town, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia Malaysia
Penang Heritage Trust (PHT) / Persatuan Warisan Pulau Pinang