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Royal Selangor Visitor Centre

4 Jalan Usahawan 6 | Setapak Jaya, Kuala Lumpur 53300, Malaysia
+60 3-4145 6000
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The Foundry Workshop Guided Tour at Royal Selangor Visitor Center
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Royal Selangor Visitor Centre is the go-to place in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to experience pewter, both as a beautiful piece to be admired and as a craft. Wander through intriguing museum exhibits and witness real-time pewter crafting and end your tour with hands-on pewtersmithing workshops. Royal Selangor Visitor Centre is recognised as one of the top tourist attractions in Kuala Lumpur, winning the Traveller's Choice Award by TripAdvisor in 2015.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pewter factory” (97 reviews)
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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 5 days ago via mobile

Had a great time at Pewter factory. Had free shuttle collect us from hotel. Driver was friendly and punctual. Once at factory the guide was friendly and efficient. We ended with ‘School of Hard Knocks’ and made a hammered bowl to take home. Great tour.

Thank Theona M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The company have fine a great job building a modern visitor centre shooting the history and orders behind this industry that was so important to the development of the country. It was particularly nice to meet the delightful Director and granddaughter of the founder, Datin...More

Thank Brad_Lizzie
Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband and I had a tour 2 days before.....but I had to come back to try out the work shops !!!!! SO much fun at the Royal Selangor with Hidir (he was the greatest teacher and had so much patience with me) AND I...More

Thank StephanieBrace-77777
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was my favorite outing while In Malaysia. The factory and museum was amazing. While in the gift shop we met the 3rd generation Mrs. Datin, she told us the story of a famous teapot her grandfather had made, of course I bought the replica...More

Thank Tchrieyah N
Reviewed 6 days ago

Royal Selangor is very educational. It highlights how Kuala Lumpur started off as a mining town and how tin were being extracted and became a very important component in pewter. The pewter produced here oozes class and you can bring home some really classy pewters...More

Thank Concierge3725
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you're the type of person who's interested in seeing how things are made then this is the place for you. The tour takes you through the factory and gives you a step by step process on how pewter is made and fashioned into lots...More

Thank Wheretogo2day
RoyalSelangor, Manager at Royal Selangor Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Wheretogo2day, Thank you for your positive review. We are glad that you have enjoyed the tour. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Warm regards, Manager, Royal Selangor Visitor Centre

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the best day ever! I will certainly never forget! One I will be talking about for years to come! I had the blessing and privilege to meet Datin Paduka Chen Mun Kuen who was so humble, polite, friendly, helpful, professional and knowledgeable. She...More

Thank dcrawford10001
RoyalSelangor, Manager at Royal Selangor Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Denise, Thank you for visiting us. We take great pride in sharing the story of Malaysian pewter crafting with you. We will relay your compliments to Datin Chen, who enjoys sharing her stories with our visitors. We look forward to seeing you again. Warm...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took the family for lunch at the Royal Selangor visitor center cafe. It was a relaxing and comfortable set up. The menu consists of a daily special and some delicious desserts. After lunch, we went for the complimentary factory tour. Our friendly guide Sham was...More

Thank Mei_7932
RoyalSelangor, Manager at Royal Selangor Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mei, Thank you for reviewing Royal Selangor Visitor Centre. We are thrilled that you enjoyed the tour as well as the food at The Cafe. We take great pride in sharing the story of Malaysian pewter crafting with you. Thank you once again for...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We came not expecting much, but this was the highlight of the trip! Each family or group that comes is assigned to a tour guide (free of charge) that brings them around telling them more about the history behind the brand. Our tour guide, Raj,...More

Thank Keryna C
RoyalSelangor, Manager at Royal Selangor Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Keryna, Thank you for the great review. We are glad to hear that you have enjoyed our School of Hard Knocks and The Foundry workshop. We take great pride in sharing the story of Malaysian pewter crafting with you. We will relay your compliments...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very interesting to visit . The guided tour shows you the very early stages of this industry , a glance of how its done today and at the end you can admire the fine design of some objects .

Thank PNMG
RoyalSelangor, Manager at Royal Selangor Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear PNMG, Thank you for sharing your experience at Royal Selangor Visitor Centre. We are glad to share the history of Royal Selangor and Malaysian pewter crafting with our visitors. We hope to see you soon. Warm regards, Manager, Royal Selangor Visitor Centre

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NitaShinta
13 May 2017|
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Response from RoyalSelangor | 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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NitaShinta
13 May 2017|
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Response from RoyalSelangor | Property representative |
Dear NitaShinta, the tour will take around 1 to 2 hours- longer if you join one of our workshops. Please call us to arrange for free shuttle bus service. Please visit our website for more information. Thank you.
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adrian291989
22 April 2017|
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Response from Badariyah | Reviewed this property |
Hi Adrian! Sorry for late reply. I was away from town. Royal Selangor Visitor Centre opens every day, even during any public holiday😊
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