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Eng Chuan Tong Tan Kongsi - Things to Know Before Visiting

28, Beach St, Georgetown, 10300 George Town, Penang, Malaysia

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About Eng Chuan Tong Tan Kongsi

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.


Attractions Near Eng Chuan Tong Tan Kongsi

Penang Street Art
Penang Street Art0.27km from Eng Chuan Tong Tan Kongsi

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

Sri Mahamariamman Temple
Sri Mahamariamman Temple0.49km from Eng Chuan Tong Tan Kongsi

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.

Goddess of Mercy Temple Penang
Goddess of Mercy Temple Penang0.64km from Eng Chuan Tong Tan Kongsi

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 State Museum and Art Gallery
Penang State Museum and Art Gallery0.84km from Eng Chuan Tong Tan Kongsi

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.

St. George's Anglican Church
St. George's Anglican Church0.84km from Eng Chuan Tong Tan Kongsi

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.

Protestant Cemetery
Protestant Cemetery1.09km from Eng Chuan Tong Tan Kongsi

The Old Protestant Cemetery, also known as Northam Road Cemetery, is a disused Christian cemetery in George Town, Penang, Malaysia. After more than a century of neglect, it is now listed as a Class 1 Heritage Site and is maintained by the Penang Heritage Trust. The cemetery lies in a grove of frangipani trees along Northam Road near the historic core of George Town, only metres away from the beachfront and a short walk from the Eastern & Oriental Hotel.

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