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Jalan Raja | Merdeka Square, Kuala Lumpur 50050, Malaysia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Interesting building to admire, road was closed by it so you can enjoy the whole thing. Wasn’t open when we visited, not sure if you can go inside but worth seeing

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Barbs25
Reviewed 1 week ago

When i went it was closed . However you can still take lot of amazing photos of exterior and surroundings

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank abdulahaddaud
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stunning architecture,It was very close to the subway, and you are free to just walk around. Nice place

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank ashishdeora123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are struggling to decide where to visit then add this building to your list. It is impressive and adds to Merdeka (Independence) Square. Nice place to wander and soak up the atmosphere.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank sleepybexhill
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was very close to the subway, and you are free to just walk around. I snapped dozens of photos. It was a fascinating mix of "traditional" Islamic architecture, but also felt quite modern. I'd say it should be in the top 5-10 things you...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 737lucasp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stunning architecture, inspired by different western and Eastern styles. Highlight of Merdeka Square.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank GT-martin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice Building, historic place. near merdeka sqaure and from tha square you can have nice shots of the building.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank IronMuZz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Historical building in front of Merdeka Square. Perfect location for selfie and can takes lotsa nice pictures for instragram. This building is one of KL Landmark

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Bibip_Cat
Reviewed March 19, 2019

This adminstrative building left from the British era is an impressive structure occupying one side of the square. It's hard to photograph well due to ongoing construction but worth walking the lenth of and stepping back to get an overall view of the minarets topping...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank T2908JCrobertam
Reviewed March 16, 2019

Unfortunately there is so much construction near this that you can not get any decent pictures. Building is fabulous and has nice walkway at back to stroll around.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Shelley M
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herasaif4
February 28, 2019|
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Response from mrsshimchangmin | Reviewed this property |
It was only till 4PM I remember.
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nana b
May 18, 2018|
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Response from Shannon083 | Reviewed this property |
you cannot enter the building anyway so makes no difference
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CherrelA1
August 7, 2017|
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Response from Anyse J | Reviewed this property |
At night, the building is an entirely different building than during the day. That is when I went to take my own photos.
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