PHT Talks: Tales from the Grave – The Northam Road Protestant Cemetery

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Date: 19th November 2017 (Sunday) Time: 2pm – 3.30pm Venue: Penang Heritage Trust, 26 Church Street Donations: RM 5(members)/ RM 20 (non-members) RSVP: info@pht.org.my or call +604 264 2631 Talk Synopsis: We pass it on a daily basis, but what do you know about the little graveyard on Northam Road? You are cordially invited to […]

The Sustainability Paradox: Developing and Managing Tourism at Urban World Heritage Sites.

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The Sustainability Paradox: Developing and Managing Tourism at Urban World Heritage sites Abstract Is increased tourism good or bad for Penang? How much should people be willing to allow their community to evolve in the chase for the tourism ringgit? 2017 was designated as the year of International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development. Under […]

PHT Site Visit: Fort Cornwallis

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Penang Heritage Trust’s next site visit is to Fort Cornwallis. Details of the visit are as follows: Date: 27 August 2017 (Sunday) Time: 3pm to 5pm Venue: Fort Cornwallis (Entrance facing City Hall) Donations: RM15 (members)/ RM30 (non-members) Fort Cornwallis was built as early as 1786, when Captain Francis Light first landed in Penang. The […]

PHT Site Visit 2017: Penang House of Music

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  Penang Heritage Trust Site Visit 2017: Penang House of Music Date: 23 April 2017 (Sunday) Time: 2pm to 3pm Venue: Penang House of Music, Level 4, KOMTAR Donations: RM20 (members)/ RM30 (non-members) RSVP: info@pht.org.my or call +604 264 2631 A celebration of Penang’s glorious musical heritage and cultural diversity with carefully curated exhibitions and […]

PHT Site Visit 2017: Chulia Street

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Penang Heritage Trust Site Visit 2017: Chulia Street Date: 11 March 2017 (Saturday) Time: 9am to 12pm Venue: Junction of Chulia Street Ghaut and Victoria Street  (please refer map below) Lead Facilitator: Khoo Salma Nasution Donations: RM15 (members)/ RM30 (non-members).  RSVP: info@pht.org.my or call +604-264 2631. Spaces are limited and are given based on a […]

Chinese New Year 2017

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  Penang Heritage Trust would like to wish all its members, friends, family and supporters as Happy Chinese New Year. Gong Xi Fa Cai.   May the year of the Fire Rooster be of auspicious tidings, blessings, luck and prosperity.   Please take note that PHT will be closed from 27th January 2017 (Friday) to […]

Penang Heritage Trust Membership Renewal Notice

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Dear Penang Heritage Trust member, Good day! Firstly, allow us to thank you for your participation with the Penang Heritage Trust. Your support has enabled us to strive and push for better conservation and protection of Penang’s rich and diverse heritage and culture. We would also like to take this opportunity to remind you that […]