Kedah Paddy Museum, Alor Setar

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The Paddy Museum is a museum in Alor Setar, Kota Setar, Kedah, Malaysia.HistoryThe museum was constructed on a land belonged to the Malaysian Agricultural Development Authority at a cost of MYR24.7 million. It was inaugurated and opened on 12 October 2004 by Kedah Sultan Abdul Halim.ArchitectureThe museum is a 3-story building with a total area of 12,000 m2. It resembles bushels of harvested rice stalks decorated with rice motifs. The murals on the museum wall was done by 60 artists from North Korea.ExhibitionsThe museum exhibits paddy cultivation process in Malaysia and the tools and equipment for the process over the past decades.Opening timeThe museum opens everyday from 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.
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  • We can know about paddy that we always eat daily in our routine. Detail story about paddy you can learn here.  more »
  • We eat rice daily & coming to this museum gives us excellent information about paddy & the history of kedah. Admission fee is affordable. Souvenir shop sells nice key chains & fridge magnets. You can ...  more »
  • Open daily from 9am to 5pm (Closed between 12:30pm and 2:30pm on a Friday). Closed on Hari Raya Aidilfitri and Hari Raya Aidiladha. Adults RM 3 Children (ages 7 - 12) RM 1 Camera Charge RM 2  more »
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  • An interesting museum with art I have never seen before. So real...
  • Value to visit. Big museum and lift available. Entrance fee cheap. Very informative. Rice tea sell here and you can know the history cz the person is from the real generations who introduce it.
  • nice place to get information about the history of paddy planting in Kedah, particularly in Gg. Keriang area.
  • A place where we could appreciate what we have on our plate. Need to promote this place
  • Good place to visit for all age.
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