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Malayan Railways Limited Building

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
+60 3-2267 1200
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Do not miss the interior!

The exterior was superb but make sure you take a peep inside to admire the staircase and Moorish... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
tinkle_24
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Northampton, United Kingdom
A taste of History

This building is seen around the independence square and while we walk through the walkway of the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Donald D
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Kollam, India
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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"railway station"
in 9 reviews
"moorish architecture"
in 6 reviews
"old railway"
in 6 reviews
"national mosque"
in 8 reviews
"beautiful building"
in 7 reviews
"colonial days"
in 4 reviews
"colonial past"
in 3 reviews
"historic place"
in 3 reviews
"quick look"
in 3 reviews
"dataran merdeka"
in 3 reviews
"railway company"
in 2 reviews
"lattice work"
in 2 reviews
"architectural highlights"
in 2 reviews
"unique history"
in 2 reviews
"memory lane"
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"majestic hotel"
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"great photo opportunity"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The exterior was superb but make sure you take a peep inside to admire the staircase and Moorish features. Light and elegant ...

Thank tinkle_24
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This building is seen around the independence square and while we walk through the walkway of the colonial tour- the River of Life. The architecture of the buildings all around resembles the times of the colonial period. The railways were established during this period and...More

Thank Donald D
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Reviewed May 23, 2018

lovely buiding for architectural lovers right next to the railway station and The National Mosque so this area is surrounded by interesting architecture styles. Nothing else to do around here besides that

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Reviewed May 10, 2018

This Moorish style building harks back to the Victorian era. It was next to our hotel, the Majestic an you can admire it as you walk along to the Masjid Negara.

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Reviewed March 31, 2018

Nice architecture - the building is near the Masjid Negara (National Mosque). Combine with your visit to the mosque.

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Reviewed March 15, 2018

Great place to visit and just spend time slowly meandering around. You can easily consume 3 hours just getting to know the place. Step into the past with style and eligence in a one stop shop. I will go back as I just did not...More

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Reviewed February 12, 2018

A must do when in KL is a casual walk about past the law courts, RSC, Museum at Dataran and the Railway Building, Lovely architecture, sizeable in structure, the grandstature of the building indicates how rail transport was the lifeline for both commercial and travellers...More

Thank Ian S
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Reviewed November 15, 2017

The old railway station...once the centre of hustle and bustle of travelers running around to board their trains to all over the country. Now a quiet building but the beauty still remains...the intricate design and carvings still is mesmerizing...built during the british empire reigns in...More

Thank AtieMalek
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Reviewed October 18, 2017

Have a look and wander around but you cannot get in ! But that is still a nice place to see and read the stone in front while you are in the area.

Thank ChristopheLHR
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Reviewed September 5, 2017

Anyone can study about trains here.There are other ways too using the national library, postcards and stamps

Thank butterflypostage
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Abhijeet48
January 17, 2017|
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Response from BudiMohdYunus | Reviewed this property |
It has been closed permanently. However there were rumours it was relocated to the Railway Academy up north.
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patchee2014
July 22, 2015|
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Response from BudiMohdYunus | Reviewed this property |
the nearest train station is Batu Gajah, right across the academy. its called Malaysian Railway Academy - MyRA. maybe u can google it and get in touch with them.
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