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Kuala Lumpur Museums

Museums in Kuala Lumpur

Museums in Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur, commonly known as KL, is the national capital and largest city in Malaysia. Kuala Lumpur is the cultural and economic centre of Malaysia.

The major museum and historic sites visitor destinations in Kuala Lumpur include the National Museum, Islamic Arts Museum, Central Market, KL Bird Park, Aquaria KLCC, the National Monument, and religious sites such as the Sultan Abdul Samad Jamek Mosque. Other tourist destinations in Kuala Lumpur include the Petronas Twin Tower, the Bukit Bintang shopping district, the Kuala Lumpur Tower, Petaling Street (Chinatown), the Merdeka Square, the House of Parliament, the National Palace (Istana Negara).

With a long, complicated history and unique culture, Kuala Lumpur has many museums and historical sites of interest.

Kuala Lumpur Museums

    • National Museum, Malaysia
    • National Visual Arts Gallery, Malaysia
    • Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia
    • National Textile Museum
    • Royal Malaysian Police Museum
    • Royal Museum
    • Petronas Gallery

Kuala Lumpur

  • City:                                     Kuala Lumpur
  • Country:                              Malaysia
  • Official language:               Malaysian
  • Establishment:                   1859
  • Population:                        7.2 million – Metro

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