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Gedung Kuning, translated as the Yellow Mansion, is also known as Bendahara House. It is a historical site home to Tepak Sireh Restoran.

It was originally part of the Istana Kampong Glam before being bought over by Haji Yusoff 'Tali Pinggang' in 1912 where his family lived until 1999.

Gedung Kuning is hard to miss, as its walls are painted bright yellow- a color symbolizing royalty for Malays. It has a Palladian architecture. Gedung Kuning carries a historic and nostalgic ambience, which will give you a taste of its glorious past.

Type of place: Monument/Building
Location: Kampong Glam, Singapore
Street address: 73 Sultan Gate
Nearest public transport: Bugis
Opening hours: Monday -Saturday 11.00 am-9.30 pm
Telephone: +65 63964373
Email: info@gedungkuning.com





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grace
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14-05-2010
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Old photographs of the place are on display.
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grace
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14-05-2010
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Interesting glimspe into Malay history
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Interesting architecture of a cheery yellow shop house
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Nice, ornate, and somewhat grand settings
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Limited viewing sights.
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