Galeri Sultan Azlan Shah, Kuala Kangsar

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The Sultan Azlan Shah Gallery is a gallery in Kuala Kangsar, Perak, Malaysia.HistoryThe gallery building was originally built in 1898 and completed in 1903 to be used as the residence of Perak Sultan Idris Shah I. The creation of the gallery came from the idea of Perak Sultan Azlan Shah. The Perak State Government approved the construction of the gallery on 13 June 2001. The construction of the gallery commenced on 30 November 2001 and completed on 15 April 2003. The gallery was officially opened on 9 December 2003ArchitectureThe gallery is housed at the Ulu Palace building. The building was made from wood carving inspired by the natural plants within the surrounding region. Rock carving was made by craftsmen according to the consent of Sultan Idris Shah I. The architecture design of the building has common features from the National Palace, Ipoh High Court and Ipoh railway station buildings.
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  • overall, my trip to this gallery is fascinating...first time to see up close malaysia sultan belongings & lifestyle...maybe,the things need to do some arrangement...maybe by category....?  more »
  • This was a real highlight for me during my visit to Kuala Kangsar. I was unfamiliar with the life of the late Sultan of Perak and it was fascinating to have the story of his life and times presented i...  more »
  • RM4 per entry. Students & Seniors RM2 per entry. An old palace turned into a museum. Beautiful architecture. Fascinating information about Sultan Azlan Shah. Place is very well maintained. Breathtakin...  more »
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  • The old Perak Palace is turned into a modern gallery showcasing the Royal house of Perak. Having a chance to walk on the grounds of the palace is already worth the token admittance fees. Visitors CNN can get a glimpse of the royal life, as well as learning more about the history and tradition of the Perak Sultanate
  • Full of late sultan azlan shah's collection through his life. Sadly we were not allowed to take picture in the library. It was simply mesmerizing, be it the building,decorations or royal items.
  • Great place to see all the belongings of the late king Sultan Azlan Shah. His contribution and his legacy.
  • Beautiful place to visit. The fees is only rm4 . If you're in Kuala Kangsar , its a place to visit.
  • Good location for children or senior citizens !
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