Discover the treasures of Penang’s captivating capital
The Bayview Hotel Georgetown Penang is on Farquhar Street, right in the heart of colonial Georgetown. Famous sites including Penang State Museum, the Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion, the Camera Museum and Fort Cornwallis are all within 2 km, while the Old Town’s historic architecture, colourful temples, Chinese shophouses and colonial mansions are just waiting to be discovered with a leisurely stroll.
Penang State Museum
The Penang State Museum was founded in 1816 when the East India Company donated the...