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Central Market Kuala Lumpur

Open today: 10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
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Come to the Central Market Kuala Lumpur to find traditional Kuala Lumpur crafts and artisan handmade products like batiks, and souvenirs that represent Malay culture and history.
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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  • Average24%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“air conditioned”(227 reviews)
“food court”(235 reviews)
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Jalan Hang Kasturi, Kuala Lumpur 50050, Malaysia
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+60 3-2031 0399
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Reviewed yesterday

Not down... Really annoying sales people.. I don't need to be followed and harassed when looking... Don't you understand that when a sales person does this it makes me NOT want to buy something.. Also... Even though I don't speak Malay... It's super obvious you...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank redstar999
Reviewed yesterday

Then the Central Market is the place to stop! Littered with every kind of trinket, souvenir, item of clothing, and knick-knack you could ever imagine buying, the only challenge is choosing what to buy. We stopped here in search of some souvenirs to take home...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank cadespen
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I enjoyed shopping at this place. They have lots of souvenirs and you can haggle for a low price. This market is divided into different alleys (like the Indian alley, the Malay alley, etc.). It also has cafés and restaurants. We had a hearty meal...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank CzarEmmanuel
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lots of vendors close to China town. Prices are not fixed and several vendors selling similar merchandise. Local items at good prices. Some food places as well. Indoor and air conditioned.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank acrafton1
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

There’s a lot of stores here selling everything a tourist could want! Definitely worth a look and you can pick up some bargains. Grab a coffee at Old town coffee shop..it’s really good and the food was also delicious!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank carnegiegirlcp
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of artisanal stuffs. Not the best price. You need to have good bargaining skills if you want to shop there.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TedE2009
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are looking to get some nice souvenirs from Kuala Lumpur I recommend you visit the Central Market. It is filled with local stores that sell you all local products. The people where very nice and I’m sure you will find something to remember...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank sebasdelsalto
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As it’s was highly recommended by maps, so I visited since I wanted to get some popcorns for my family and friends as it was one of the nearest site that I can get my popcorns from. It’s pretty easy to go there from kl...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited "central market" in Kuala Lumpur. Easily accessible place. You can reach there by bus / Train / taxi. Under one roof, this place has all sorts of art, crafts and food. There is even a small area for fish spa.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank munaspk2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to find knick knacks, including handicrafts and traditional Baba Nyonya Jewelry and souvenirs. Also, Kasturi walk and Petaling Street are just a stones throw away, so a DEFINITE yes for those who like shopping. :)

Date of experience: June 2019
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nar23
August 29, 2018|
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Response from CM1888 | Property representative |
Hi there, Sorry we're a little late to answer. But to clarify, Central Market is open daily including during public holidays and special days. Do note that some shops will be closed though. Hope this helps for your next... More
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nar23
August 29, 2018|
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Response from RLoke | Reviewed this property |
Should be open but safer to check with your hotel before going.
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SujayA7
August 26, 2018|
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Response from CM1888 | Property representative |
Hi there, There is no flower shop inside Pasar Seni, only chocolate flower bouquet. If you are planning to visit, our operation hours are 10.00am til 9.30pm. You may find flower shops at Jalan Tun H. S. Lee opposite... More
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