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Kuala Lumpur City Gallery, once the Old Kuala Lumpur Memorial Library, is located right in the historical enclave of Independence Square (Dataran Merdeka). This magnificent more than a century old Moghul-India style architecture faces the iconic 100-metre flag pole and houses many attractions! Learn, the History of Kuala Lumpur through prints, photos and architectural miniature models. Be amazed with an intricate miniature of Kuala Lumpur’s heritage enclave – Dataran Merdeka and Chinatown.
Tourists can also experience for themselves the making of ARCH - the official souvenir of Kuala Lumpur. Bring home Made in Malaysia gifts for family and friends from the largest ARCH Gift Shop in Malaysia. Choose from intricate handmade artworks depicting the heritage of the country to a wide range of Kuala Lumpur merchandise.
Capture a photographic moment with the largest Kuala Lumpur skyline wood-veneer mural in the world! In addition, by end Dec 2011, tourists will have a preview to an interactive 40ft x 60ft architectural scaled model of Greater Kuala Lumpur, the only one in Malaysia!
Kuala Lumpur City Gallery also serves as a Tourist Information Centre and provides a FREE comprehensive Kuala Lumpur Walks and Tours Map to every visitor!
How to get here ?
Kuala Lumpur City Gallery at Dataran Merdeka is accessible by bus, taxi or LRT.
Star LRT : Stop at Masjid Jamek Station. Then a 7 minute walk to Kuala Lumpur City Gallery.
It is only about a five-minute walk from Central Market.
Alternatively, you can catch a taxi from anywhere around town to go to Dataran Merdeka. It is also within the route of the KL Hop-on Hop-off City Tour.
27, Jalan Raja, Dataran Merdeka,
50050 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia