Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur

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Head to Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia, a celebrated cultural center in Kuala Lumpur's main tourist district. Established in 1998, this modern museum tells the story of Islam in the country, the continent, and beyond, through a range of temporary exhibits and permanent displays. With more than 7,000 artifacts from across the world, the museum's permanent collection remains the largest of its kind in Southeast Asia. Admire ancient Islamic glasswork, manuscripts, and textiles, and discover their spiritual and cultural importance in a range of audio-visual experiences. Put Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia and other Kuala Lumpur attractions into our Kuala Lumpur itinerary maker, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Checked this out on a rainy day, and was fascinated with the amount of historic artifacts they had and the models of mosques from around the world. I don't know a lot about Islam, but this museum educ...  more »
  • Very friendly. Magnificent architecture, held traditional. . Several floors to visit we loved
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  • I was really surprised with the collection of different eras. You can see a rich history of so many kingdoms and gives you the real proud feeling of belonging to such beautiful and relieving and peace...  more »