Timothy Tye's Travel Encyclopedia
Penang Maternity Hospital

Check Hotel Room Rates in Penang

The Penang Maternity Hospital (GPS: 5.4202, 100.30954), or Hospital Bersalin Pulau Pinang, is one of the units within the Penang Hospital complex. It occupies a plot of land off Residency Road, next to the St George's Girls' School. Also in the vicinity are two other schools, Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Tunku Puan Habsah and Sekolah Kebangsaan Jalan Residensi.

The Maternity Hospital moved here in 1955 from its original building, which was known as the King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, along Macalister Road. The building there today houses the Museum @ Macalister.

As you enter the driveway toward the Maternity Hospital, you will see on your left the Obstetrics and Gynaecology (OBG) clinic (Klinik Ibu Mengandung dan Sakit Puan).

Updates on the Penang Maternity Hospital

December 2014: The Penang Maternity Hospital was closed down for a major upgrading. The Women and Children's block will be demolished and rebuilt in a RM250million Economic Planning Unit project. After the upgrading, the hospital will have 329 beds (as compared to 210 beds before the upgrading). As a first ever, the hospital will have a school in it, so that children who get sick will still be able to continue their education with in-house teachers.

Penang Maternity HospitalThe Penang Maternity Hospital, before the upgrading. (20 March, 2013)

Hospital Bersalin Pulau PinangHospital Bersalin Pulau Pinang, entrance arch (20 March, 2013)

Obstetrics and Gynaecology ClinicObstetrics and Gynaecology Clinic (20 March, 2013)

Getting there

Residency Road is served by Rapid Penang Bus 10, 304 and 306.

Penang Maternity Hospital is on the map of Residency Road

 Visiting Penang? Look for your hotel room over here!

You can look for and book your hotel room direct from this website. Simply click here or use the search box below. You can filter the results based on your requirement, everything from five star hotels to homestays and more.

 Look for a specific type of accommodation in Penang

 Latest Pages | Halaman Terkini

 List of 728 Streets in Penang

 List of 3445 Sights in Penang

 Penang Video Showcase

 Coming soon: Penang's own water theme park - see video!

 Take a cruise on the SuperStar Libra from Penang's Swettenham Pier!- see video!

All about me

Thank you for visiting my travel encyclopedia. I started it in 2003, and today it has over twenty thousand pages, all written by me. My name is , you can call me Tim. I am a full-time website author writing only my own website, to describe things and places I am curious about. To know more about me, go to www.timothytye.com I have been living at home writing my websites full time since 2007. I describe my alternative lifestyle in my Happy Jobless Guy website.

As a Christian, I hope that through this website, I am able to deliver God's Good News to people all over the world.

If you wish to contact me, please submit the contact form. Thanks again, don't forget to follow me on Facebook!

Copyright © 2003-2017 Timothy Tye. All Rights Reserved.