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Address: Kuching Waterfront, Kuching, Malaysia
Phone Number: +60 82 426093
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Kuching City and Heritage Tour
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colonial building

great riverside views from the waterfront here . close too food and backpacker stays. add it to your waterfront walk

3 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Ken J
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great riverside views from the waterfront here . close too food and backpacker stays. add it to your waterfront walk

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Thank Ken J
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really nice position on the river in an interesting building. Food is good value for money and very well presented. Desert menu is a bit simple, so fill up on the delicious starters and mains. Excellent and polite staff

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Thank Superspot
Copenhagen, Denmark
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17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016

The Square Tower can only be seen from the outside. It is placed on the end of the Kuching Waterfront so ideal on an evening stroll.

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Thank RR_Denmark
aarschot
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016

Part of the history of Sarawak and the Brooke Dynasty, once a ballroom but later a prison. Beautiful monument.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

By the riverfront. Section for showing history of the fort. A restaurant by night on site. Suitable for functions etc.

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Thank sandfly07
Kuching, Malaysia
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77 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

There is nothing much here to see already not as more then 20 years back where this place still have the rhythm fountain in operation which is very amazing to look at, now this place a bit messy and the fountain area are also quite dirty, the only beauty at the moment is the DUN right in front of this... More 

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Seoul, South Korea
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 200 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

This slice of Sarawak's past is located right on the waterfront and I believe it was a former prison. Currently it has been reincarnated as a bar/restaurant but other than that you can only view it from the outside. Unfortunately it will be totally overshadowed by the new mosque and bridge development right next to it .

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Thank Globerwalker
Jakarta, Indonesia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

i walk to discover this place. it is nice to take a picture. my friend said it must be at night for night seeing

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Thank faithhenry
Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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49 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

This square tower is located along the waterfront Kuching. I believe it is a restaurant now. It is one of the oldest building in Kuching.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

Not much to this rather small white square of a building but it does look much better when lighted at night. Located close to where the new bridge is being constructed.

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