National Planetarium
The Kuala Lumpur Planetarium, whose building is crowned with spherical blue roof and resembles a Muslim mosque, is situated on the high hill at the Botanical Garden, not far from the Bird Park and the Butterfly Park. It can be seen virtually from any part of the capital downtown. It is a wonderful place for those who are interested in the structure of the Universe and the history of the outer spac

Galeri Petronas | Petronas Art Gallery
The Petronas Art Gallery is one of the most frequently visited art centers of Kuala Lumpur. It was founded by national oil and gas company Petronas, in 1993. The purpose was to support and develop art in the country. The gallery was initially located on the premises of the Dayabumi complex, which used to be the headquarters of Malay oil giant. Since its opening, it had become an important art spac

Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia
Islamic Arts Museum is situated not far from the National Mosque, in the very center of Kuala Lumpur. It is considered to be one of the most interesting and important museums of Malay capital. Its rich collection consists of seven thousand unique artifacts from different Islamic countries: from miniature jewelry and Persian hand-written Korans, dated to the 13th century, to household items of the

National Visual Arts Gallery
Kuala Lumpur National Visual Arts Gallery is situated between magnificent buildings of the National Theater and the National Library, not far from the very beautiful Titiwangsa Lake. It is recognized as the most up-to-date art space in Malaysia and is considered to be one of its capital’s key attractions. It presents the fullest collection of the contemporary Malay art in the country and regularly

Malaysia National Museum/Muzium Negara
Malaysia National Museum is situated in the downtown, not far from the Botanical Garden. It is one of the largest and the most significant museums in the capital. It is traditionally reckoned among the top visited places in Kuala Lumpur. And not without a reason: it is country’s largest treasury of unique historical artifacts and cultural heritage items. One starts learning about Malay history an