Visitors to the Sun Yat Sen Museum

The Sun Yat Sen Museum (formerly called the Sun Yat Sen Penang Base) has been visited by many distinguished dignitaries and celebrities.


  • May 2005, visited by China’s National People Congress Standing Committee Chairman Wu Bangguo


  • 22 March 2009 visited by China’s National Congress Standing Committee Deputy Chairman Li Jinguo










  • The Penang gathering of 29 Sun clan members (directly descended from Sun Yat Sen and his brother Sun Mei) and 30 Sun Yat Sen memorials from all over the world
  • Famous people in the arts – Booker Prize-winning novelist Peter Carey and Gurmit Singh, the popular Singaporean actor better known as ‘Phua Chu Kang’, the Hong Kong actress Petrina Fung Bo Bo and many others.