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Pogunon Community Museum, Penampang

This museum is situated at Pogunon Village, Penampang and about 11km from Kota Kinabalu City and 3km from Donggongon town. The importance of the site was first revealed in January 2000 during the construction of a Pogunon Village Kindergarten building. Three jars; pieces of four jars; blue and white plates, and bowls whole were unearthed during construction. Human bones were also found in the three jars. The ceramics originated from China, made between 16th to 19th century. The museum is sited on an ancient graveyard of megaliths which served as grave markers.

Archaeological rescue of jars in January 2000 during the construction of a Pogunon Village Kindergarten building

 

 

The 16th century jar with the human remains inside is displayed at the Pogunon Community Museum.

 

 

 

 

 

Admission fees 

Free


Opening Hours

Open daily from 9.00am to 5.00pm


How to Get Here

We are located at Pogunon Village, Penampang and about 3km from Donggongon town.

From Donggongon town:

  • Van fares RM1.50 (one way)
  • Taxi fare: RM10.00 (one way)


How To Contact Us

Correspondence Address:
Locked Bag 2015
88566 Kota Kinabalu,
Sabah, Malaysia


Telephone

  • (+60) 088 – 253199
  • (+60) 088 – 225033


Fax

(+60) 088 – 240230


Contact Person

Puan Su Chin Sidih/Encik James Dangon


Email