Asia Camera Museum

George Town

The contents of a former portrait studio have been relocated to this shophouse on Lr Armenian. A guided tour escorts you to a camera obscura, more than 1000 old cameras (some of which you can play with), some old portraits, a darkroom and a very retro photo studio.

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