Cheong Fatt Tze Blue Mansion

September 10, 2012 Ivan Teh - RunningMan 0 Comments

Cheong Fatt Tze Blue Mansion 
14 Leith Street
George Town
Penang Island 10200
Malaysia 



http://www.cheongfatttzemansion.com/ 



Opening Hours:
Only Guided Tours Allowed, Daily 11am, 1.30pm And 3pm 



Admission Fees (In SGD $):
$5 (MYR $12) 



Estimated Visiting Duration:
1 - 2 Hours 



List Of Star Attractions (Must See):
Guided Tour 



List Of Main Attractions (Good To See):
Cheong Fatt Tze Blue Mansion Exterior & Surroundings 



List Of Other Attractions (For A Complete Experience):
Other Cheong Fatt Tze Houses Opposite 







Abundant History And Stories 



(Ratings: On a scale of 1 to 10, with 1 = Worst and 10 = Best)
Overall: 7 
Visited: Aug-2012 






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Built by merchant and trader Cheong Fatt Tze, the Cheong Fatt Tze Blue Mansion is distinctly striking with its indigo blue walls, and has been featured in numerous international films and TV shows. 


The Cheong Fatt Tze Blue Mansion is primarily a hotel, and tourists are only allowed to visit in daily guided tours, at 3 specific timings of 11am, 1.30pm and 3pm. No other visitations is allowed at any other times, and tourists cannot leave the guided tour group, for the privacy of the hotel guests. 


The Cheong Fatt Tze Blue Mansion has been in a state of perpetual restoration for years, even up till today. There is a lot of history and significance in the Cheong Fatt Tze Blue Mansion, as every item, decor, furniture and layout has been carefully planned out, and therefore, everything in the house carries meaning. The tour guides will also share the history of Cheong Fatt Tze Blue Mansion, as well as personal stories of their experiences. 


Of particular note is the Chinese cut and paste porcelain work used to create various murals. The Cheong Fatt Tze Blue Mansion incorporates designs from various cultures and religions too. 


If you're planning a visit, note that admission costs SGD $5 / MYR $12, allocate between 1 to 2 hours for viewing, and choose a specific timeslot. Arrive early, as once the tour starts, they won't allow anyone else in. 






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