Acheen St Mosque
The Khoo are a successful clan, and their eponymous clanhouse is the most impressive one in George Town Guided tours begin at the stone...
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George Town World Heritage Inc. Headquarters
This office has helpful displays and brochures on George Town's architectural heritage and its Unesco World Heritage designation.
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Lebuh Acheh · interesting places nearby
Acheen St Mosque information
Built in 1808 by a wealthy Arab trader, the Acheen St Mosque was the focal point for the Malay and Arab traders in this quarter – the oldest Malay kampung (village) in George Town. It’s unusual for its Egyptian-style minaret – most Malay mosques have Moorish minarets.