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Address: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Phone Number: +60-3-2698-3333
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This square, surrounded by impressive historical buildings, is the literal...

This square, surrounded by impressive historical buildings, is the literal heart of downtown Kuala Lumpur as well as the figurative heart of Malaysian nationalism.

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A 360 view of multiple landmarks!

A large open space near the KL city gallery which has multiple landmarks all around with the central market and Chinatown in walking distance. Basically catch a cab or bus to this... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed today
Pruthesh
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW via mobile

A large open space near the KL city gallery which has multiple landmarks all around with the central market and Chinatown in walking distance. Basically catch a cab or bus to this place and enjoy visiting all landmarks! Your half day city tour in one go!

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278 reviews
61 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Came by as a last stop of a half day trip after dinner. The square was a nice patch of grass with a giant flag pole at one end. On one side was the old court house which was beautifully lit at night. There was also a plaza underneath the square but there wasn't much apart from the base of... More 

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Santa Rosa, California
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50 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Merdeka Square is the central square in Kuala Lumpur, and one of the sights "to see" in any travel guide. I found the square to be average, at best-- it is a large grassy square, with no really impressive features or characteristics. Couple that with the crushing midday heat and humidity, and Merdeka Square should be viewed quickly. (Underneath Merdeka... More 

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Thank AttyPaulM
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

"Malaysia Truly Asia" is correct. When you need to go Malaysia, you cannot missed KL. So, a lot of culture good attraction, delicious food, Shooping Please go to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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Thank Anupong R
Melbourne, Australia
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308 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a beautiful place where the National Day parade takes place every year .it is in the itinerary of all the tourist Tour conductors .it is nicely trimmed and kept clean .

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Alexandria, Egypt
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I visited it during the festival of "visit Malaysia" amazing place and organization there," also the food festival and the shows made there were lovely

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Thank MahaBadawy
Navi Mumbai, India
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126 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Britishers developed this place for playing cricket. A huge garden surrounding by high rise buildings......

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Thank Subrata0168
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78 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is just near the museum and the KL gallery. I like the fountain area because it's very relaxing.

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Thank Mary Ann C
Karachi
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52 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If interested in history of Malaysia, go to Merdeka. In Malay language it means Freedom. Well kept ground with towering Flag and historical building. Just across the road are Music Museum and City Center building. You will find KL development show - a movie presentation on Kl city. Ticket is RM 5 per person which can be used to buy... More 

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Thank Ahmad Z
Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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162 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Better to visit in morning to avoid the heat.located in area of kl art museum and in front of abdul samad building

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