The Top Penang

The TOP Penang: Where adventure and wonder converge

Explore the myriad wonders of The TOP Penang, a thrilling destination promising excitement for all ages. From the enchanting Aquarium to the immersive Jurassic Research Centre and hands-on Tech Dome, there's an adventure at every turn. Book your t...

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Lim Chong Keat Buckminster

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Experience the thrill of walking on the highest U-shaped pedestrian bridge in Asia, suspended at a dizzying height of 249 meters above ground level.

Witness life-sized animatronic dinosaurs, interactive exhibits and the fascinating world of dinosaurs at the Jurassic Research Centre.

Hold on tight as you ride the longest indoor gravity coaster in Malaysia spanning a length of 225 meters.

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Tickets to The Top Rainbow Skywalk and Observatory Deck
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Unearth a world of captivating experiences at The TOP Penang! Your portal to excitement and adventure, The TOP Penang promises an array of attractions to delight visitors of all ages. Plunge into the enchanting depths of the Aquarium, step into the prehistoric era at the Jurassic Research Centre, and embark on an interactive voyage of exploration at Tech Dome. And don't overlook the breathtaking Rainbow Skywalk, offering sweeping vistas.

Quick Facts About The TOP Penang

  • Official name: The TOP Penang
  • Timings: 10 AM - 7 PM
  • Location: 1, Jln Penang, George Town, 10000 George Town, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
  • Height of KOMTAR Tower: 249 meters (817 ft)
  • Number of Floors: 68

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The TOP Penang: Attractions and Experiences

Rainbow Skywalk

Walk on air at Penang's highest glass walkway, offering awe-inspiring views of the city and beyond. It's a must-visit for thrill-seekers and photography enthusiasts.

Tech Dome

Embark on a journey of discovery at Tech Dome, where interactive exhibits and hands-on activities make science come alive for visitors of all ages.

Jurassic Research Centre

Travel back in time and encounter life-sized, animatronic dinosaurs. This prehistoric adventure is a hit with dinosaur enthusiasts and families.

Penang Boutique Aquarium

Dive into the depths of marine life with a visit to the boutique aquarium, showcasing a fascinating world of underwater wonders.

Durian, The King of Fruits

Find out why this hedgehog-shaped, weird smelling fruit is known as the king of fruits in Southeast Asia! 

Penang State Gallery

Discover Penang's rich heritage and culture through a curated collection of artwork and historical exhibits.

The TOP Penang: Where Adventure Meets Heritage

Back in 1986, the iconic Komtar Tower, which houses The TOP Penang, was a groundbreaking project. It was the tallest building in Southeast Asia, a true marvel of its time. Over the years, it evolved into what it is today, a bustling hub of entertainment and culture.

But the real gem is how The TOP Penang seamlessly blends the old with the new. The historic Komtar Tower now houses futuristic experiences like the Rainbow Skywalk and Tech Dome. The Jurassic Research Centre lets you step back to the time of dinosaurs, while the Penang State Gallery preserves the island's vibrant history and culture. When you visit The TOP Penang, you're not just having a blast; you're strolling through the pages of Penang's captivating history. It's where adventure meets heritage, and it's waiting for you to be a part of the story.

Architecture of The TOP Penang

  • The TOP Penang stands as a modern masterpiece nestled within the iconic Komtar Tower, a skyscraper that has graced the Penang skyline since its completion. Designed by the acclaimed architect Lim Chong Keat, Komtar was a pioneering project of its time, soaring to become Southeast Asia's tallest building.
  • Architect Lim Chong Keat envisioned a blend of modernity and heritage, and that vision shines through today. The architectural style reflects the era's aspirations, and it's fascinating how this historic tower now houses futuristic attractions like the Rainbow Skywalk and Tech Dome.
  • The building's structure itself is awe-inspiring, with 68 floors reaching a height of 817 feet above sea level. Its prominence in Penang's architectural landscape is undeniable, and it continues to evolve, captivating visitors with its ever-evolving attractions. The TOP Penang beautifully marries the past and present, ensuring that its architectural legacy remains an integral part of Penang's cultural tapestry.

Frequently Asked Questions About Visiting The Top Penang

Is The TOP Penang worth visiting?

Absolutely! The TOP Penang offers a blend of exciting attractions, breathtaking views, and cultural experiences that make it a must-visit destination for travelers of all ages.

Why is The TOP Penang famous?

The TOP Penang is famous for its location within the iconic Komtar Tower, offering stunning panoramic views, interactive attractions, and cultural exhibits that showcase Penang's heritage and modernity.

What can I do at The TOP Penang?

You can enjoy a range of activities, including walking on the Rainbow Skywalk, exploring the Jurassic Research Centre, discovering marine life at the Boutique Aquarium, and more.

How can I get tickets to The TOP Penang?

You can easily purchase tickets online here or buy them at the attraction's ticket counters.

What are the operating hours of The TOP Penang?

The TOP Penang is open from 10 AM - 7 PM from Wednesday to Monday. It is closed on Tuesdays. For more, take a look at this page.

Is The TOP Penang suitable for families with kids?

Absolutely! There are plenty of family-friendly attractions, including the Jurassic Research Centre and 3D Trick Art Museum, that kids will love.

Are there dining options available at The TOP Penang?

Yes, you'll find various restaurants and cafes where you can enjoy delicious meals and snacks while taking in the breathtaking views. Check this page out to learn more.

Is photography allowed at The TOP Penang?

Photography is generally allowed, so don't forget your camera or smartphone to capture the incredible moments during your visit.