Are you fond of history? Or do you love taking a journey to the past? Here is a list of famous museums in Johor Bahru that let you know the historical stories of the city. Explore these popular museums of Johor Bahru to educate yourself! You can visit things to do in Johor Bahru page if you want to check all other attractions and activities.
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Top Johor Bahru Museums
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Lot 653, Jalan Trus, 80000 Johor Bahru, Malaysia
07:00 am - 05:00 pm
Located downtown, the Johor Bahru Old Chinese Temple is a quaint place of worship. Although there are no records to confirm when exactly the temple was built, an old plaque on the temple wall states that the temple was functional even in the year 1870. There are 3 prayer halls in the temple, all beautifully designed. A major attraction within the t...
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42 Jalan Ibrahim, Johor Bahru, Malaysia
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
The Chinese Heritage Museum tells the history of the Chinese community in Johor Bahru. Museum’s collection includes documents, photos, old coins, porcelain, musical instruments and other artefacts. Spread across 4 storeys, the ground floor houses historical documents while the second and third floors showcase artefacts used by Chinese immigra...
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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
The Istana Besar AKA the Grand Place is the royal residence of the King of Johor. Having Anglo- Malay architecture, the palace houses the Royal Abu Bakar Museum. On display are royal heirloom, rare artefacts and records of the history of the state's royal family.
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Jalan Niaga, Kampung Makam, 81900 Kota Tinggi, Johor, 81900, Kota Tinggi, Johor, Kampung Makam, 81900 Kota Tinggi, Johor, Malaysia
09:00 am - 04:00 pm
Opened in 2002, Kota Tinggi Museum is a museum about the history of Johor Sultanate. Housed in a two-storied building, Kota Tinggi Museum carries exhibits that will best reflect the evolution of Johor Bahru. Some of the exhibits include centuries-old pottery, ancient musical instruments, rare artifacts, and large canvas paintings. Apart from the in...