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Royal Selangor Visitor Centre

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Shop for traditional pewter products at the Royal Selangor before taking a workshop to learn how to become a craftsperson yourself. You'll also take home a certificate recording your accomplishment.
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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4 Jalan Usahawan 6 | Setapak Jaya, Kuala Lumpur 53300, Malaysia
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+60 3-4145 6000
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Reviewed yesterday

WOW - What a fabulous experience. Our tour guide Joyce was knowledgeable and gave us a great tour, enabling us to stop and take photos and to watch the pewter work happening. She then coordinated our Foundry Workshop which we had been trying to book...More

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

I recently had the fortune of touring this facility with a young man named Ravi. He was very knowledgeable with fantastic English. He was entertaining and polite the entire time. He was also able to give us additional information regarding the pewter making process becauee...More

Thank Venture27231444295
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a fabulous afternoon at Royal Selangor Pewter. Some of our small group had been there in the past but we all equally enjoyed our visit. The Foundry was a fun opportunity to work with the pewter and get a sense of how flexible...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank Wendy W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited here with my wife and this is probably the coolest thing we have done so far in KL. The guide was amazing and the way they have the tour set up is interactive. Bought some cool souvenirs also!

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank US-AndrewT
Reviewed 1 week ago

On June 18th, we visited the outstanding place. Many would not know how pewter is made, or what is done with it.This tour tells you everything you want to know about this very interesting metal. And to top it off, they have an excellent canteen...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank kencmcneill
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this manufacturing company and were guided around by Ravi. Got a very good explanation and even did a detour through the science area.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank salof03
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We pre-booked our place for the visit so when we arrived we was introduced to a tour guide. The tour was very fascinating so as the history and backstory of royal selangor. There are a handful of interactive installations making the tour more enjoyable rather...More

Thank koonkoonkooon
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent tour by our guide Bamboo who welcomed us warmly into the centre. The different sections were well marked and threw insight into the world of pewter. Exhibits are arranged neatly and labelled, to give interesting information about the different items.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Nikunjam6AB
Reviewed 1 week ago

There is so much interesting history in Kuala Lumpur and how people decided to settle in this area. Very Interesting.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank rjallen7
RoyalSelangorGlobal, Manager at Royal Selangor Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear rjallen7, Thank you for reviewing Royal Selangor Visitor Centre. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Warm regards, Manager, Royal Selangor Visitor Centre

Reviewed 1 week ago

I did a tour of the Visitor Centre and then two workshops - Hard Knocks and The Foundry. They were both very enjoyable and informative and it was rewarding to have some hand-crafted (by me) items to take home at the end. The Visitor Centre...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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RoyalSelangorGlobal, Manager at Royal Selangor Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Excursion193436, Thank you for sharing your experience at Royal Selangor Visitor Centre. We are glad to hear that you have enjoyed our School of Hard Knocks & The Foundry workshop. Thank you for your compliments and see you soon. Warm regards, Manager, Royal Selangor...More

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sanyuanw
March 5, 2018|
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Response from RoyalSelangorGlobal | Property representative |
Dear sanyuanw, Thank you for your message. Unfortunately, we do not offer birthday packages. However, we do offer free guided tours and free shuttle pick-up at selected hotels. The School of Hard Knocks is suitable for... More
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virginiaymyuen
March 1, 2018|
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Response from RoyalSelangorGlobal | Property representative |
Dear virginiaymyuen, our free shuttle service is only available for selected hotels in Kuala Lumpur. However, we can have our shuttle service pick you up at your hotel for free. Kindly provide us with your email address and... More
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NitaShinta
May 13, 2017|
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Response from RoyalSelangorGlobal | Property representative |
Dear NitaShinta, We currently run 2 workshops- School of Hard Knocks and The Foundry. For School of Hard Knocks: Price: RM 65 Per Pax (including GST) Duration: 30 minutes Group size: 50 (maximum), 2 (minimum) Language... More
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