Chinese Heritage Museum
Wandering around the heritage area between Jln Ibrahim and Jln Ungku Puan is a real highlight of Johor Bahru. Walk past old colourful...
Bangunan Sultan Ibrahim
Sitting magnificently atop Bukit Timbalan, the imposing Bangunan Sultan Ibrahim is a mighty melange of colonial pomp, Islamic motifs and...
Roost Juice Bar
A trendy back-alley bar with retro furniture and laidback staff, this is the coolest hangout in the colonial district. Beer is half the...
An authentic vegetarian Indian restaurant run by volunteers of the Temple of Fine Arts, with the motto ‘eat what you want and give as...
42 Jln Ibrahim · interesting places nearby
Chinese Heritage Museum information
Well-laid-out exhibits chronicling the history of Chinese immigrants in this part of the Malay peninsula are the highlight of this three-storey museum. Learn how the Cantonese brought their carpentry skills to this area, while the Hakkas traded in Chinese medicines and the Hainanese kick-started a trend in coffee shops, which lasts to this day. There's good English signage.