Timothy Tye's Travel Encyclopedia
Schiffmann Herr Building, Weld Quay

Penang Hotels Christmas Promo 2017
Penang Hotels Christmas Promo 2017

Schiffmann Herr Building, Weld Quay, George Town, Penang (14 November, 2012)

The Schiffmann Herr Building at No. 4 Weld Quay is one of the historic trading houses in George Town, Penang. It was built by Schiffmann, Herr & Co, a German trading company in 1891, following land reclamation that extended the shoreline for the laying out of Weld Quay. The company dealt in the import and export business, as with its neighbours on the same row. It is located between the Behn Meyer Building to its left and Behr Building to its right.

The Schiffmann Herr Building housed the heritage campus of the Institute of Training and Development until recently. At time of writing (Jan 2013), it has just undergone restoration and is not yet reoccupied. Its significance in the history of the German community in George Town makes it one of the sites within the German Heritage Trail of George Town.

Heritage campus of the Institute of Training & Development, Weld Quay, George Town, Penang (29 January, 2005)

View Schiffmann Herr Building, Weld Quay, George Town in a larger map

Hamidouroll Online Store

Get your message across to a hundred thousand people a month when you advertise on Penang Travel Tips. It's the website that everybody goes to for all information on Penang. To place an ad on this site, click on contact me below. contact me

 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 735 Streets in Penang

 List of 3462 Sights in Penang

 Coming soon: Penang's own water theme park - 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.