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Sri Mahamariamman Temple - Things to Know Before Visiting

Lebuh Queen, George Town, 10450 George Town, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia

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About Sri Mahamariamman Temple

It is also known as Mariamman Temple or Queen Street Indian Temple. Built in 1833, the Arulmigu Sri Mahamariamman Temple in George Town is the oldest Hindu temple in Penang, Malaysia, and features sculptures of gods and goddesses over its main entrance and facade. It is located at Queen Street, George Town.

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Goddess of Mercy Temple Penang
Goddess of Mercy Temple Penang0.15km from Sri Mahamariamman Temple

The Goddess of Mercy Temple is a Chinese temple in the city of George Town in Penang, Malaysia. Situated at Pitt Street, it was first built in 1728, making it Penang's oldest Taoist temple. The temple is dedicated to the Taoist Goddess of Mercy, Guan Yin. However, the temple had been originally established for the worship of Mazu, a sea deity.

Penang Street Art
Penang Street Art0.29km from Sri Mahamariamman Temple

A walk through various murals in the city of George Town, Penang.

St. George's Anglican Church
St. George's Anglican Church0.35km from Sri Mahamariamman Temple

St. George's Church is a 19th-century Anglican church in the city of George Town in Penang, Malaysia. It is the oldest purpose built Anglican church in Southeast Asia. The church lies within the jurisdiction of the Upper North Archedeaconry of the Anglican Diocese of West Malaysia. It is now one of the tourist attraction in this area.

Penang State Museum and Art Gallery
Penang State Museum and Art Gallery0.37km from Sri Mahamariamman Temple

The Penang State Museum and Art Gallery is a museum and art gallery in George Town, Penang, Malaysia. The museum building used to house the Penang Free School in 1821–1927. The building was declared a heritage building under the 2005 Heritage Act. This museum is flourished with so many artifacts and also so many things that were a precious thing in the Malaysian history.

Eng Chuan Tong Tan Kongsi
Eng Chuan Tong Tan Kongsi0.49km from Sri Mahamariamman Temple

Eng Chuan Tong Tan Kongsi is a Hokkien clan house at Beach Street in George Town, Penang, Malaysia. It was founded in the early 19th century by a Tan family from the Fujian province of Zhangzhou in China. The building is a place of worship devoted to Chen Yuanguang, the founder of Zhangzhou, and his two deputies, Generals Fushun and Fusheng. It was also the ancestral temple of Tan clansmen for the purposes of cultural integration. Members of the Tan family worship their ancestors, Tan Guan Kong.

City Hall
City Hall0.64km from Sri Mahamariamman Temple

The City Hall is the local government headquarters in the city of George Town in Penang, Malaysia. Built by the British, it now serves as the seat of the Penang Island City Council and was previously the seat of the George Town City Council. The building is one of the attractions in Malaysia.

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