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Lovely to look at - but thats about it

This is a lovely colonial residential palace that you be even more impressive if you could get a... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2017
Grant T
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Melbourne, Australia
Beautiful palace!

Nice stop if you are in the town. We had viewing from outside, looks very nice.. would be great if... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2017
Subin_Thakuri
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Kathmandu, Nepal
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1 May 2017
“Beautiful Heritage Palace”
4 Sep 2017
“Lovely to look at - but thats about it”
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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

This is a lovely colonial residential palace that you be even more impressive if you could get a closer look at it. Unfortunately it is still closed to the public so the best view you can get is by winding your windows down and have...More

Thank Grant T
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Nice stop if you are in the town. We had viewing from outside, looks very nice.. would be great if we could visit inside.

Thank Subin_Thakuri
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Beautiful british + malay design palace. Looking great and well maintain from outside. It's still not open to tourists/ public currently

Thank Lee C
Reviewed 27 March 2017

I came here too late, so I can not enter the site. According to the guardian, the palace just opened for public just from the fore yard only.

Thank loekmann
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Just viewing the Palace makes us proud of our heritage. The place is so well maintained, as it should be, and yet it has maintained its taditional sculpture.

Thank Prameela_Rajaratnan
Reviewed 28 October 2016

This is another magnificent place . The building is standing on a height facing the sea and Singapore . It is also on the main high way so included in the tie art list of the conducted tour .

1  Thank jainneha
Reviewed 4 March 2016

Went for visit late morning on a Thursday. According to hotel staff both buildings and grounds supposedly open. Outer gates locked and guarded by unfriendly army troops. Of course, no English. Returned in mid-afternoon on off chance, closure was event related with no luck. Adding...More

1  Thank William R
Reviewed 22 October 2015

should see it its really nice place to see and the calmness and breeze is there take a look and do not hesitate because our SULTAN of Johor is a nice man he do needs tourist to come no worries.....

1  Thank Susan R
Reviewed 21 June 2015

The State Place probably refers to the cluster of State buildings directly opposite the Johor Bahru Waterfront City. It comprises the High Court, the Magistrate Court, the Central Post Office, Taman Sultan, the Land Office, the Tourism Board, the State Secretariat Building, etc. I came...More

2  Thank soh_kien_peng
Reviewed 31 December 2014

JB is a popular place for Singaporeans to visit on daytrips and is easily accessible by various public transport options. Be prepared for massive queues at immigration on the Malaysian side upon arrival. There are a few ok sights within walking distance of the immigration...More

3  Thank KGB777
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