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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  • 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 »
  • Yes...it is more than about paddy in Kedah! It contains Kedah historicals. The name Paddy Museum is a symbolic of Kedah overall and a must visit for parents with young children.  more »
  • Entrance fee for adults is rm5 while kids above 7-12 years old is rm2, below 7 is free What is special about this museum, it is a bout paddy and u will see a lot of equipments and traditional tools wh...  more »
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  • A place to know more about paddy History,process and tools regarding paddy can be found here On top of the building there is a revolving artificial view of gunung keriang
  • Very well organised and keep museum
  • Nice muziam regarding rice and pady
  • This is where paddy history in Malaysia are well organised into a museum
  • πŸ˜„πŸ˜„πŸ˜„That place so nice and that place will history to Kedah people's πŸ‘ŒπŸ‘ŒπŸ‘

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