Museum Shop, Bank Negara Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur

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#4 of 16 in Museums in Kuala Lumpur
Eschew old historical architecture for the sleek complex of glass and titanium that houses Museum Shop, Bank Negara Malaysia. The museum takes visitors on a journey through Malaysia's economic past and the bank's role in the nation's economic development. The art gallery underlines the bank's role as a patron of the arts, with over 1,500 contemporary pieces from all over the country spread out over six different thematic galleries. The museum includes a collection of ancient coins and money explained through multimedia displays, and also taps into the Islamic banking system and its compliance with Sharia Law. The museum and gallery have a special education area geared toward children, plus you'll find a coffee shop and gift shop on site. To visit Museum Shop, Bank Negara Malaysia on your holiday in Kuala Lumpur, and find out what else Kuala Lumpur has to offer, use our Kuala Lumpur visit planning website .
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  • This is much, much more than just a museum of currency. It is absolutely world class in scale, but is also world’s fair level in the creativity and pizazz of presentation. The topics covered are ambit...  more »
  • Bagi kamu kamu yang suka dengan sejarah , tentu tempat ini wajib di kunjungin, karena di sini banyak barang barang bersejarah dan cerita sejarah malaysia..  more »
  • Enjoyed the well curated exhibitions on abstract art and 60 years of independence. The permanent exhibition of coins and notes was highly enjoyable, with a clever exhibition of notes of various countr...  more »
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  • Great place to get your museum souvenir. Have a lot of affordable item.

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