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Address: Jalan Kolam Ayer, Johor Bahru 80100, Malaysia
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Free to Public Recreational Theme Park

This recreational patk is free entrance with theme - MERDEKA. All related country history are well in place in the park. Very popular to local, especial during weekend/ public... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lee C
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This recreational patk is free entrance with theme - MERDEKA. All related country history are well in place in the park. Very popular to local, especial during weekend/ public holiday. Come early to get parking

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Thank Lee C
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We can see the dancing water (fountain) with lights.. It is as if the fountain is the equalizer bars, it follows the sounds that came from the speaker. But we don't know the schedule, sometimes there is no show at night when we came or passed through this area. We usually see people gathered here, whether for some sports or... More 

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Located in the centre of Johor Bahru, nice place to jog in the morning and afternoon. On weekend there is group exercise near the stage. At night during weekend there is a musical fountain show at the lake

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Thank zulrubai69
Bayan Lepas, Malaysia
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

As with most of the things in Malaysia, at first nice and after that it becomes worse. No maintenance at all. Many things are damaged since several month, but who cares? Nobody! Boring place and a waste of time to go there.

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Thank Andreas B
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

One of my favorites location, this time decided to bring my fellow colleagues for exercise and workout, 4 rounds approximately 5.0Km, good oxygen level, super nice place.

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Thank Stephen L
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Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

A nice park with good ambience. However bring mosquito repellent just in case! :) Suitable for jogging as many people go there to jog.

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Thank Alicia T
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Near to Nong Chik area that famous with many types of foodie hunting places. At Taman Merdeka, there are a lots of outdoor activity can be done with family or friends. There are jogging track and many trees & flower in this area. 1 of the most popular is musical fountain. Usually crowded during weekends.

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Thank Nur Faizah J
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39 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Best place for a jog or any outdoor activities. Suitable for old folks and also family. The best time to jog here is in the morning and also in the evening. There will be a lot of people there. However the man made lake is not so clean, the water is murky.

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Thank Ezyan N
Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 347 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2016

Nice children's playground opposite the museum Islam and UMNO museum. Take a break from sightseeing for the children to play. More suitable for younger children. Too few benches for adults to sit down though.

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Thank youke_worldwide
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 June 2016

The place is quite good but have to be maintained regularly. Had a pleasant moment strolling around the park, went up to the look-up tower, the cafe's food is okay. A huge place for kids to run around but parents, please take care of your children playing around the lake

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Thank izmaes87

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