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Sultan Abdul Samad Building

Jalan Raja | Merdeka Square, Kuala Lumpur 50050, Malaysia
+60 1-300-88-5050
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“merdeka square” (84 reviews)
“clock tower” (16 reviews)
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Jalan Raja | Merdeka Square, Kuala Lumpur 50050, Malaysia
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"merdeka square"
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"beautiful building"
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"clock tower"
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"moorish architecture"
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"government offices"
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"federal court"
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"big ben"
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"textile museum"
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"national day parade"
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"british colonial"
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"music museum"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Yeah its a beautiful building but i just expected more from it and the fact you cannot enter sucks because frankly there wasnt much to.soak in from the outside and for a historic building it looked pretty dull. Beautiful but dull at no point i...More

Thank Shannon083
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Built at the turn of the last century, this beautiful Moorish design building is an iconic symbol of Kuala Lumpur. It is currently housing the federal courts. It is well preserved to remind us of the colonial era of Malaysia. Located right opposite the Merdeka...More

Thank ARuem
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The building was closed from 12.2017 to 12.2018 . So you can not go inside. But still see around the building. Its so beautiful

Thank Tuan N
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The Merdaka Square has fountains & a good place to take photos. Across the road is the Sultan Abdul Samad building.

Thank csimhadri
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Behind the Sultan Abdul Samad Building you’ll find the confluence of the Klang River and Gombak River, as well as Masjid Jamek (Jamek Mosque): a mosque of similar design by the same architect. Sultan Abdul Samad Building is easy to get to the Pasar Seni...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This building is in front of Dataran Mardeka and National Tekstile Museum. A short walk from Masjid Jamek train station. Nice old and Grand Building. Beautiful Architecture and well preserved.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

So many rooms with little information. Not the best visit but enjoyable just to stroll around and see faded grandour

Thank Perpetual_Motion
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Reviewed 1 week ago

must visit place in Kuala lumpur. located in dataran merdeka. You can enjoy beautiful architecture around this place. just a short walk from masjid jamek station

Thank Adlina P
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Historical Building, important monument for Malaysia. Back to British colonial era. Well preserved for the future generation.

Thank Ragu88
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an important tourist attraction in kuala lumpur.The building is beautiful and has historical significance as Independence square.The park infront however,is in bad shape with weeds and uneven ground.

Thank pradeep_kumar49
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Cherrel A
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.
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ktaz41
12 July 2016|
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Response from Kham L | Reviewed this property |
Free entrance
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Forggywee
19 June 2016|
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Response from Kham L | Reviewed this property |
No they not open
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