National Visual Arts Gallery, Kuala Lumpur
(3.5/5 based on 75 reviews on the web)
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  • Was created by the first Prime Minister in 1958 year. Very interesting architectural building. You can trace the history of formation and development of Malay art. In addition to the exhibitions here, concerts, conferences, theater performances.
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  • Until March 2017, certain floors are closed for renovation. Due to this, no entrance fee was charged during my visit in September 2016. There were some interesting paintings from local artistes but th...  more »
  • There is some renovation here. There are fine pieces but the variety is not enough. Lighting is somehow creating reflection of oil painting at which you cannot see the details. Exhibition regarding Ke...  more »
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  • One of my favorite place in KL. I like the ramp design with concept similar to Solomon R. Guggenheim museum.. Although I see most people still prefer using lift. The collections are great. I just wish this place could be more accessible by public transport. And I wish they open the souvenir shop again.. I like the painting postcards.
  • Good efforts in promoting Malaysian Art. But not good enough. But being quiet and not much groundbreaking exhibitions going on lately.
  • Went there on a Morning of Sunday, looks the whole Gallery is just open for my family. I spent 1.5 hours there, there is no other visitors. Surprise. Anyway, good place to visit, quite, clean, free of charge. The full name is National Visual Art Gallery, you can imagine that a Muslim country is not allowed painting image, so the contents are limited. Lots of works are kind of absurd style.
  • Showcasing visual art from local & abroad
  • Good exhibitions here. Place is more accessible by car