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Jalan Raja | Merdeka Square, Kuala Lumpur 50050, Malaysia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice Building, historic place. near merdeka sqaure and from tha square you can have nice shots of the building.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank IronMuZz
Reviewed 2 days ago

Historical building in front of Merdeka Square. Perfect location for selfie and can takes lotsa nice pictures for instragram. This building is one of KL Landmark

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Bibip_Cat
Reviewed 4 days ago

This adminstrative building left from the British era is an impressive structure occupying one side of the square. It's hard to photograph well due to ongoing construction but worth walking the lenth of and stepping back to get an overall view of the minarets topping...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank T2908JCrobertam
Reviewed 5 days ago

You will feel that u are in the other era , the place are well kept and good for taking picture . Looking forward to come again

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank sharon_tan9016
Reviewed 1 week ago

Unfortunately there is so much construction near this that you can not get any decent pictures. Building is fabulous and has nice walkway at back to stroll around.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Shelley M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well worth a trip to see this beautiful building. Glorious minarets in the sunlight. So glad this has been restored ans maintained.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank lizzygf
Reviewed 1 week ago

Even if you are only visiting Kuala Lumpur for a day then seeing this building in real life is not to be missed.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Christopher S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I absolutely enjoyed seeing this old historic Sultan building. I was amazed to see such an Arabic design of this magnificent structure. Originally built in 1897, it is amazing it is still standing over a hundred years since completed. Very nicely restored to its original...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank midwaytoheaven
Reviewed 1 week ago

Malaysia was a British colony before gaining independence in 1957. This majestic building is one of the legacies from that bygone era. It is a popular stop for tourists to take photographs.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank PlanetOz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can't go in...but there is plenty to admire from the outside. A spectacular piece of colonial architecture.

Date of experience: February 2019
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1 March 2019|
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Response from mrsshimchangmin | Reviewed this property |
It was only till 4PM I remember.
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18 May 2018|
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Response from Shannon083 | Reviewed this property |
you cannot enter the building anyway so makes no difference
8 August 2017|
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Response from Anyse J | Reviewed this property |
At night, the building is an entirely different building than during the day. That is when I went to take my own photos.