Royal Museum Kuala Lumpur

Last two weeks my foster father from Japan coming to Malaysia for short visit after he visit Bangkok, Thailand. So manage to tour him several place such Royal Museum Kuala Lumpur

The Royal Museum which located in the old National Palace, Jalan Istana, Kuala Lumpur was the official residence of the Yang di-Pertuan Agong and Raja Permaisuri Agong since August 1957. It is a symbol and representation of dignity for Malaysia monarchy institution as well as the central of administrative institution as well as central of administrative institution of monarchy for 13 Yang di-Pertuan Agong. The museum is nestled within an 11.34 hectares compound with beautiful gardens and a variety of plants.

The main palace complex consists of two building blocks, the Palace Gallery and Balairung Seri, each with different design. The Palace Gallery is primary palace building built in 1928 with Palladian architecture style. The Balairung Lounge and apartments of Yang di-Pertuan Agong and Raja Permaisuri Agong

Other facilities available at the old National Palace include administration offices, lake, swimming pool, golf course, gym, badminton hall and tennis courts. In 2007, the old National Palace has been declared as National Heritage under the National Heritage Act 2005. The old National Palace was officially closed and moved to the National Palace Complex at Jalan Duta, Kuala Lumpur on 15 November 2011.

For your information we are not allowed to take photo inside the building so we just take photo outside building only. For more info click : Royal Museum Kuala Lumpur

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