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Kedah Paddy Museum, Alor Setar
Categories: Specialty Museums, Museums
The Paddy Museum in Kedah is located at Gunung Keriang which is just 8.84 kilometer away from Alor Setar Tower. Kedah Paddy Museum is locally and globally recognized. The paddy museum is the fourth paddy museum to be opened in the world after Japan, Germany and Philippines. The museum receives huge responses from both the local and international tourist since its official opening in October, 2004. The museum would indulge anyone to explore the paddy and history of Kedah whether it is from the production to manufacturing the paddy.Make Kedah Paddy Museum a part of your Alor Setar vacation plans using our Alor Setar vacation builder.
The historical museum consists of three levels, displays the history and production items related to paddy. The showcases of the museum is suitable and being used for research and further development of paddy in the country. The museum is a place that must be visited by anyone. Visitors may find themselves some natural excavated crystal as souvenirs at Gunung Keriang Recreation Park at the same location. Hotels are available and could be easily found at the district. Varieties of selection are based on personal preferences as offer.
The paddy museum is big, with an area of 12,000 square meters spread over three floors. The architecture of the building is designed to symbolize bushels of harvested rice stalks. Rice motifs decorate the external façade and are used on railings in the interior.
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The slow spin as you are seated gives you a comprehensive view of the beautiful paddy field landscape, the kampong village scenes, the pasar/market activities. It was really an eye opener even for a l... read more »
Everything was superb! Modern thing with traditional concept! just seat back & relaxed while they show you around with big painting.
Anak² suka ke sini.. terbaik.. 👍
😄😄😄That place so nice and that place will history to Kedah people's 👌👌👍
Banyak benda gak aku blajaq kat muzium ni. Harus singgah.
X dpt jumpa dh brng2 dlm muzium tuh! Semua kategori antik.. sesuai bwk anak2..!!
Amazing faming museum .
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