If you wish to take a step back in time, add the Time Tunnel Ipoh Old Town museum to your next travel itinerary in Ipoh, and you can do just that. The museum in Jalan Panglima allows visitors to revisit memories of their childhood, via a collection of unique everyday items dating back over seven decades. Curated by See Kok Shan, the museum is a “sister property” of the Cameron Highlands Time Tunnel. The museum mainly displays collections of items from 60s to 80s, it vows to have you walk down memory lane as you make your first step into the establishment. The space was well used with every corner having something to look at.
There’s quite a lot to see and for the ticket price of RM8.00. In fact, you can spend a good hour browsing through the artifacts displayed here. Among them are tin mining memorabilia, given the importance of tin mining in the history of Ipoh. Posted on the walls are information boards about the history of Ipoh and how tin brought prosperity to the future state capital.
Time Tunnel Ipoh Old Town is worth a visit to reminisce about the past or if you’re just curious to see what life was like before your own time.
History buffs and those looking to relive the olden days.
There are also collections of personal items such as family photographs, report cards, bus tickets, and even driver’s licenses!
Tickets: RM8.00 per entry
Business hours: 9:00am-4:30pm daily
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