Wednesday, March 24, 2010

World Heritage Office George Town

UNESCO World Heritage Site of Melaka and George Town

The World Heritage Office George Town is an Incorporated Company set up under Invest Penang to manage the World Heritage Site of George Town in Penang, Malaysia.

The primary role of the World Heritage Office George Town is to monitor and safeguard the heritage values of the site, conduct research, training and education programs for stakeholders and to promote the site. The World Heritage Office is headed by a general manager who is advised by a committee of heritage experts.

Address : 116 & 118 Lebuh Acheh, 10200 George Town, Penang.
Email :
Tel/Fax : 604 – 2616606

General Manager
Maimunah bt Mohd Sharif

WHO Committee Member
Maimunah Bt.Mohd Sharif
Khaditjah bt Abdul Karim
Tan Lin Hai
Lim Chooi Ping
Rozaini bt Hassan
Khoo Salma Nasution
Tengku Dato' Idaura bt Ibrahim
Ooi Bok Kim
Lim Gaik Siang
Laurence Loh
Janet Pillai
Gwynn Jenkins
Tan Yeow Wooi

Lim Yoke Mui
Mohd. Zahry
Lee Lik Meng
Wan Mariah Wan Harun
Ho Sheau Fung

Organizational Chart

Heritage Clinic
- George Town World Heritage Office “Conservation Information Counter”

This Clinic offers free advise for those who would like to know in details how to restore a traditional shophouse.

Schedule : Monday to Saturday

Time : 9am-12noon

For appointment, please contact: 04-2616606