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Address: Muzium Padi Lot 798 Jalan Gunung Keriang | Mukim Gunung Keriang, Alor Setar 06570, Malaysia
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+60 4-735 1315
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been there few times, good place to view the paddy industry and also own type of paddy industry, ample parking lot.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
ehsaw
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Alor Setar, Malaysia
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Alor Setar, Malaysia
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11 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

been there few times, good place to view the paddy industry and also own type of paddy industry, ample parking lot.

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Thank ehsaw
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9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

Great and educational experience on Paddy! Lots of Info on the rice you have been consuming! An excellent way of promoting the view from Gunung Keriang!

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Thank Ahmad F
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53 reviews
23 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

Well worth a visit we have visited numerous times with friends and they all find it interesting. The panoramic view is different and it is all very low key. There is a small shop downstairs and small eatery outside with toilets. Transport required. Just remember it is RICE .

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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

Entering the museum cost 5 ringgit, follow the arrows and climb the spiral stairs, once on top, you can sit on the turning platform showing you exactly the painted surroundings of the museum, paddy fields and Elephant rock as well as the City skyline of Alor Setar. All beautifully made like "Panorama Mesdag in the Netherlands but much bigger. The... More 

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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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45 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

Very poor museum, nothing much to see. Very warm inside. Super boring and RM5 is far too expensive for such a quality.

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Alor Setar, Malaysia
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17 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

The slow spin as you are seated gives you a comprehensive view of the beautiful paddy field landscape, the kampong village scenes, the pasar/market activities. It was really an eye opener even for a local inhabitant but sadly this great concept and structure showcasing the Rice Bowl of Malaysia is not well maintained. A great potential and tourist attraction must... More 

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Alor Setar, Malaysia
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26 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Everything was superb! Modern thing with traditional concept! just seat back & relaxed while they show you around with big painting.

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Thank Mir1989
Langkawi, Malaysia
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24 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

There is a similarity between human beings who inhabit the continent of Asia. From East Asia to West Asia, secret is rice. In this museum you will be able to examine the history of paddy and rice, to the evolutionary processes that apply as the circulation of the times. Oh yes, do not forget to see the panorama of rice... More 

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Thank izzat_isa
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26 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Kedah is well-known in producing large tons of paddy. This paddy museum publish history of paddy and how the paddy was harvested using traditional methods.In third floor, it have mural which is really long.The seats is surrounded by 1 mural.U will be spin really slowly to watch the mural while sitting at Centre. You really need to relax while visiting.Using... More 

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Alor Setar, Malaysia
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

Situated a few KMs from the city centre beside Gunung Keriang, the only highland in Alor Setar, is a huge complex shaped like a bundle of padi plants.The complex houses a colourful and interesting panorama of life in the vicinity of Gunung Keriang - padi fields, villages, activities in the villages evolving around the busy padi planting seasons and the... More 

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