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Masjid Kapitan Keling

Places of worship
Updated: 3 Sep 2014

Built in the 19th century by Penang’s first Indian Muslim settlers, this mosque is a top historic site.

Han Jiang Teochew Ancestral Temple

Places of worship
Updated: 3 Sep 2014

Fans of Teochew architecture will find a lot to like about this temple.

Hainan Temple

Places of worship
Updated: 3 Sep 2014

Dedicated to the patron saint of seafarers, the goddess Mar Chor.

Church of the Immaculate Conception

Places of worship
Updated: 3 Sep 2014

This Roman Catholic parish was founded by the Portuguese Eurasian settlers in the 1800s.

Cathedral of the Assumption

Places of worship
Updated: 3 Sep 2014

This cathedral now holds World Heritage Church status and is said be the oldest church in Penang.

Acheen Street Mosque

Places of worship
Updated: 3 Sep 2014

Founded in 1801, the Acheen Street Mosque is one of the oldest mosques in Penang.

Masjid Al-Malik Khalid

Places of worship
Updated: 3 Sep 2014

The mosque is situated in Gelugor and built in 1891.

Temple of the Nine Emperor Gods

Places of worship
Updated: 3 Sep 2014

This beautiful temple in Butterworth is the place to be for the Kew Ong Yeah festival.

The Bat's Cave Temple of Tua Peh Kong

Tourist attractions
Updated: 3 Sep 2014

Perched at the foot of Penang Hill, this temple house thousands of bats seeking refuge in the day.

Pantai Kerachut Turtle Conservation Centre

Tourist attractions
Updated: 3 Sep 2014

This turtle conservation centre records one of the highest number of turtle landings in Penang.