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Eat Rite Recipe Exhibition

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  Eat Rite Recipe Exhibition and Book Launching Ceremony Sunday, 15 April 2018 | 5pm – 9pm | The Whiteaways Arcade | Free entry The Eat Rite Recipe Exhibition will feature local festive foods from 12 multicultural communities of George Town. With the aim to promote traditional festive food recipes of the local communities, the dishes [...]
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Cultural Heritage Book Gifting Programme

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In conjunction with UNESCO George Town World Heritage Site 10th Anniversary theme: Po-TEN-Tial “Of the Past, In the Present, For the Future”, Cultural Heritage Book Gifting Programme is launched. Through this programme, George Town World Heritage Incorporated (GTWHI) hope to cultivate young peoples’ knowledge and interest in Penang’s cultural heritage. With this aim in mind, [...]
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Launching of George Town UNESCO World Heritage Site 10th Anniversary Celebrations Programme

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We are honoured to have Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng at GTWHI's launching ceremony of George Town UNESCO World Heritage Site's 10th Anniversary Celebration Programmes this morning. It's been 10 years since George Town's inscription as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, together with Melaka. The upcoming celebrations will showcase programmes and activities involving the [...]
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George Town Heritage Celebrations 2018

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 George Town Heritage Celebrations 2018  Street Festival | Site Excursions | Volunteer Roles Street Festival 7 July 2018 6.00 PM-11.00 PM George Town World Heritage Site Free Community Workshops   |   International Showcases   |   Street Performances The Street Festival takes place annually in the George Town World Heritage Site, complete with festive vibes as more than [...]
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[Exhibition] George Town : Beautiful and Irregular

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George Town : Beautiful and Irregular Exhibition 11 June- 27 July 2018 Bangunan UAB Free George Town : Beautiful and Irregular George Town : Beautiful and Irregular Exhibition is one of our highlighted events which will showcase the rich built and living cultural heritage of George Town through interactive and creative means. It will feature [...]
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Tangible Heritage Workshops

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Tangible Heritage Workshops CHANGE OF DATES NOTICE. Due to the upcoming General Elections, the Heritage Impact Assessment Workshop and Heritage and Conservation Workshop: Advanced Level have been carried forward to a later date. Please check the workshop details below for the change of dates. Tangible Heritage Workshops Recap The Tangible Heritage Workshops are a series [...]
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Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH) Capacity-Building Program

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Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH) Capacity-Building Program Thank you for your interest! Registration is now closed 16 - 23 April 2018 Bayview Hotel, Penang Registration required Fee Structure:Individuals : RM1200 per paxPenang State Agencies : RM800 per paxCommunity-based organization: RM800 per paxCollege or University Students: RM600 per pax *Fee includes daily lunch and tea breaks, workshop [...]
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International Conference on Managing Urban Cultural Heritage (MUCH)

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1-4 October 2018 Bayview Hotel, Penang Registration required International Conference on Managing Urban Cultural Heritage (MUCH) In conjunction with the celebrations of the 10th anniversary of George Town and Melaka being inscribed as a World Heritage Site, George Town World Heritage Incorporated is organizing the 2018 International Conference on Managing Urban Cultural Heritage from the [...]
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Paper Conservation Workshop

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Paper Conservation Workshop This workshop is a Introduction Paper Conservation treatment that will greatly assist in the preservation of participant collection maintaining a paper based collection and enhanced with a few basic paper conservation skills. Introduction Paper Conservation Workshop will be conducted by George Town World Heritage Incorporated. Participant will learn the fundamentals of paper [...]