Clock Tower

Victoria Clock Tower Penang
Victoria Clock Tower Penang

The Clock Tower is another colonial reminder of the British Empire and the importance of Penang. Built to commemorate the Diamond Jubilee in the reign of Queen Victoria in 1897, the Clock Tower was a gift to the British authorities from a local Millionaire, Cheah Chen Eok. In line with local Islamic architecture the Moorish influenced design with a minaret-like appearance from afar, is a famous local landmark.

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