Kuala Lumpur City Gallery, Kuala Lumpur

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Learn the history of a modern metropolis at Kuala Lumpur City Gallery. Designed to provide important tourist information alongside an engaging historical narrative, the gallery offers a solid introduction to the city. Admire the collection of photos and paintings detailing the growth and development of the capital from its humble origins in the 1850s to its present day status as a leading light in Southeast Asia. An architectural model of the modern city provides an interesting perspective on the districts and landmarks that make it what it is. Arrange to visit Kuala Lumpur City Gallery and other attractions in Kuala Lumpur using our Kuala Lumpur tour planner.
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Where to stay in Kuala Lumpur

A global city, Kuala Lumpur offers accommodations to suit a range of needs and budgets. The brand-focused city center houses luxury options within a modern complex of shops, attractions, and transport links. Bukit Bintang offers similar chain hotel options, along with a few more side-street establishments for those with limited budgets. Chinatown and the atmospheric Brickfields area offer decent backpacker hostels at suitable backpacker prices.
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  • You must stop here and get a picture this location turned out to be one of my best photos from KL it is great for tourists!  more »
  • - There are 2 floors of exhibits, my favorite one is the Second Floor where miniature of KL is displayed. - The iconic I LOVE KL structure is a must photo-stop. - My whole family enjoys this place. - ...  more »
  • At first, it seems to be an ordinary museum, but the light show together with the full model of the city is amazing! I guess, the designer performed every single building at the replica! Moreover, the...  more »
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  • learn a lot about Kuala Lumpur in this gallery. the entrance ticket is cheap. the location is easy to reach. I really love the miniatures show of the night sky of the Kuala lumpur city. it one of the best part in this museum gallery.
  • It's a cute place that tells about the city through interesting graphics and lasers projected on the city's scale model. You can go to this place for free if you participate in the free walking tour organised by kl city.
  • Great place if you like the architecture history of Kuala Lumpur. A short development history of KL. The one I love was the handicraft which is total handmade! So detail so nice!
  • Great little place to know all about the origins of Kuala Lumpur and its future. Exhibitions were informative and the city model light show was interesting.
  • Impressive architecture modelling and show. A very nice intro of Kuala Lumpur city and urban context.