Masjid Kapitan Keling
This 1870 clanhouse was renovated in 2005 by Chinese artisans and features informative displays on the immigration and culture of the...
Sri Mariamman Temple
Sri Mariamman was built in 1883 and is George Town’s oldest Hindu house of worship. For local south Indians, the temple fulfils the...
The main structure here, originally built in 1924 'Straits Eclectic' style and today painted a distinct shade of light green, is not...
Very busy restaurant specialising in tandoori chicken and biryani, along with fish and mutton curries. They do a mean masala tea, too.
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Masjid Kapitan Keling information
Penang’s first Indian Muslim settlers (East India Company troops) built Masjid Kapitan Keling in 1801. The mosque’s domes are yellow, in a typically Indian-influenced Islamic style, and it has a single minaret. It looks sublime at sunset. Mosque officials can grant permission to enter.