TeddyVille Museum Tours
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Penang’s TeddyVille Museum is dedicated to all things teddy bear. Check out teddies from around the world, from tiny to human-sized, including antiques from the early 1900s. You’ll also see the Mini Penang exhibit, where miniature bears are dressed up and posed in reenactments of key moments in Penang’s history.
As you wander around the museum, look out for the teddies dressed as notable figures from Penang—including footwear designer Jimmy Choo, who was born in George Town. Then for a sweet souvenir, head to TeddyVille’s gift store, where you can purchase your own collectible Steiff-brand bear from Germany.
To save time at the entrance, buy your ticket in advance. Guests of the DoubleTree Resort by Hilton, where the museum is located, pay a reduced admission fee.
Things to Know Before You Go
- The TeddyVille Museum is a good choice for kids, and adults interested in learning more about Penang’s colorful history.
- Most visitors spend at least an hour at TeddyVille.
- Photos of the teddies (and with some of them) are allowed.
How to Get There
Located on the ground floor of the Hilton’s DoubleTree Resort, the TeddyVille Museum is an easy walk from anywhere in the Batu Ferringhi Beach area of Penang Island. If you’re staying in the George Town area, get to the museum by taxi or bus. Rapid Penang bus 101 travels between George Town and Batu Ferringhi, and takes about an hour.
When to Get There
The museum is open every day from 9am till 6pm. A popular spot with locals and travelers alike, TeddyVille tends to be busy on the weekends and during school holidays.
Visit Batu Ferringhi Beach
Just outside the museum is the lively Batu Ferringhi Beach, frequented by Penang locals. Take a leisurely dip in the sea, or try a water sport such as parasailing, offered by some of the resorts dotted along the coast. Stay in the Batu Ferringhi area on the northern shore of Penang Island, or visit on a day trip from George Town.
Address: 56, Jalan Low Yat, Puncak Ria, Penang 11100, Malaysia
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2 Tours and Activities to Experience TeddyVille Museum
Visit the Teddyville Museum in Batu Ferringhi to see the largest collection of teddy bears in Malaysia. The teddy bears have been collected from various nations and time periods that date back to the 1900s. The displays also showcase the cultural history of Penang from the arrival of Captain Francis Light to the present day.
Taking safety measures
Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
Gear/equipment sanitized between use
Treat the kids—or your inner child—to a great day out when you prebook tickets to Penang’s TeddyVille Museum. Capture a wealth of adorable selfies surrounded by bears of all shapes and sizes. Unique displays include a history of Penang told by miniature bears, teddies dressed up as well-known Penangites, including actor P. Ramlee and squash player Nicol David, and even a street food area.
At the TeddyVille Museum, be greeted by Malaysia’s first and largest collection of Teddy Bears from various nations and eras as early as the 1900s. See teddy bears in all shapes and sizes from miniature bears to ones as tall as human and learn about the cultural history of Penang. Next is the Dark Mansion Museum, the first and only 3D glow-in-the-dark museum in Malaysia. Admire the incorporation of special light effects and the transformation of 2D paintings to 3D images. Last visit is the Penang 3D Trick Art Museum with more than 40 tricky illusion paintings and sculptures. Let your imagination run wild and snap mind-bending photos and videos with yourself as the subject of the masterpieces.
Price varies by group size
Price varies by group size
Visit more than 20 attractions in Penang with the convenience of one all-inclusive pass that facilitates your sightseeing in Malaysia. Your pass is valid for the hop-on hop-off bus, which allows you to conduct a self-guided tour of the city. You also get admission to a variety of places such as the Penang War Museum, The TOP Penang, and The Habitat Penang Hill.
Frequently Asked Questions
The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Should I book TeddyVille Museum tickets in advance?
We recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot since TeddyVille Museum can get crowded. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund. See all 2 TeddyVille Museum tickets and tours on Viator.
How much does it cost to visit TeddyVille Museum 2020?
Currently, an entrance ticket to TeddyVille Museum costs USD 6.88. Guided TeddyVille Museum tours start around USD 6.88 per person. See all 2 TeddyVille Museum tickets and tours on Viator.
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