Close to Parliament House stands the National Monument - a great bronze sculpture erected to commemorate the soldiers who ... More
Close to Parliament House stands the National Monument - a great bronze sculpture erected to commemorate the soldiers who gave up their lives in the triumph over the Communists. Constructed in 1966, it is reputed to be one of the world's largest free-standing bronze sculptures. Standing 15.54 meters tall, the sculpture was designed by the American sculptor Felix de Weldon and portrays seven men from the Malaysian Armed Forces holding the national flag, each symbolizing one of seven qualities: leadership, unity, strength, vigilance, suffering, courage, and sacrifice.
The sight of the American flag flying over Fort McHenry during the War of 1812 inspired Francis Scott Key to
pen the national anthem, the 'Star Spangled Banner'. A replica of that flag waves over the harbor side port, ...
This beautiful old theater was rescued from the brink of destruction by the National Theatre School . Now the home
of all NTS productions, this historic monument also plays host to dozens of other theater productions throughout the year. ...
Located in the serene and scenic Lake Gardens (Taman Tasik Perdana), the Kuala Lumpur Bird Park is a bird sanctuary
and tropical paradise for nature lovers and over 160 species of birds. Spanning three hectares of verdant valley terrain, ...