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Sultan Abdul Samad Building

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Jalan Raja | Merdeka Square, Kuala Lumpur 50050, Malaysia
+60 1-300-88-5050
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Jalan Raja | Merdeka Square, Kuala Lumpur 50050, Malaysia
+60 1-300-88-5050
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Reviewed 5 days ago

it looks like old buildings in cartoons and give a u nice and unique sense. it is situated in a special street which was the main attraction before but these days i think many things changed

Thank kiavash16
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A night stroll on Merdeka Eve, just a few minutes visit Sultan Abdul Samad. Nothing much to do because they are getting ready for the 'Merdeka Parade' held here every year. It's an old building which undergo maintenance every now and then. Just right behind...More

Thank annisme
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The building is very nice and sourounded by other sights you can have a look at. When I was visiting, they had some construction work going on but you could still see most of the building.

Thank jen112017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited during Second week of August 2017. This place was under renovation. Was unable to get the complete disturbance free look at the building. Situated close to Masjid Jamek & Merdeka Square. Lighting arrangements at night are awesome.

Thank Sudhar23
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the historic center of the Kuala Lumpur that one must not miss when in the city. Sultan Abdul Samad Building is in an iconic Merdeka Square surrounded by the old yet beautiful buildings, including the stunning Textile Museum building. Regrettably when we were...More

Thank Sabmar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is so amazing, located near the other iconic building, this one is my favorite. I suggest you to walk from Central Market, follow your maps and you will find this building, textile museum, KL CIty Gallery, merdeka square and more. Visit this building...More

Thank pennyseptina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

At merdeka square. Amazing architecture.take photos. So beautiful. In one day see masjid Jamek, this,central market,and petaling street

1  Thank Greco S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a building right next to Kuala Lumpur Gallery and Merdeka Square. The architecture of the building is very stylish.

Thank minimize940314
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Detailed architecture on this building was nice to look at. The spiral staircases were pretty. It represents Malaysia’s independence so a pretty big symbolic sight to checkout when you’re in KL. The roads around it were closed when we were there and there was a...More

Thank Searoo
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

The place is currently having works done and the front is obscured by scaffolding. You can still take some pics.

Thank Ca1z0ne
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Cherrel A
8 August 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.
12 July 2016|
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Response from Kham L | Reviewed this property |
Free entrance
19 June 2016|
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Response from Kham L | Reviewed this property |
No they not open