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|The House of Yeap Chor Ee’s Galleries with new permanent exhibition is Now OPEN!|
|Written by Administrator II|
|Thursday, 12 April 2012 10:54|
Address : 4, King Street, Georgetown 10200 Penang (The Sire Museum Restaurant Entrance) or No. 4 Penang Street, 10200 Penang (front entrance)
The Sire - located at House of Yeap Chor Ee is the first museum restaurant ever set up in Penang. Its concept, which is of Peranakan in spirit with the fusion way of life, and a mixture of different cultural influences, the old and the new was also the former home of Yeap Chor Ee, a prominent businessman and philanthropist in Penang, before he and his family moved to Homestead, now the Wawasan Open University.
A new permanent gallery is now open. Entrance fee at RM8 or RM10 with audio guide while diner at The Sire walk is free. The gallery seeks to portrait about Yeap Chor Ee and his family members, how they used to live in Homestead, photographs of his grand and magnificent home, furniture and artefacts that have been with the family for generations and the genealogy of family members.
The gallery also serves as a tangible reminder of the many wonderful qualities Yeap Chor Ee has brought to his family and to the people of Penang.
For more information please contact
|Last Updated on Friday, 13 April 2012 10:16|