Armenian Street, George Town

4.2
#1 of 6 in Neighborhoods in Penang
Feel the atmosphere of a time gone by while you admire the quaint buildings at Armenian Street. Stroll along the well-preserved and restored street named after the Armenian people who settled in the area in 1786. Being crafty traders, they introduced aspects of their lifestyle to the local community and made a lasting impression on the city of Penang. Enjoy the old architecture, street murals, and orthodox temples characteristic of the area. You can get a taste of Armenian culture in the many shops and restaurants, which fit in well with the quaint style of the rest of the street. Plan your Armenian Street visit and explore what else you can see and do in George Town using our George Town online travel route planner.
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  • I went there with my best friends. This street offers many attractions from food, cafe, souvenir shops and street art.  more »
  • Armenian Street is definitely worth visiting because of the unique and vibe while strolling down the street. Some of the street arts can be found here and there are a few shops that you can drop by...  more »

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