Built in 1910, this stunning Moorish-style terminal is a delight for photography buffs. It was designed by architect A.B. ... More
Kuala Lumpur Railway Station
Built in 1910, this stunning Moorish-style terminal is a delight for photography buffs. It was designed by architect A.B. Hubbock, who also designed the Jamek Mosque. After an extensive refurbishment, the station now provides air-conditioned comfort and modern facilities for rail passengers. Across the street is the Malayan Railway Building, another Moorish extravagance from the British colonial period. It is linked to the station by an underground thoroughfare.
This building is another fine example of the British colonial adaptation of Moorish architecture. A.B. Hubback's work features arches, domes
and minarets, creating a somewhat Byzantine "Arabian Nights" fantasy land. Completed in 1917, it underwent major renovations in 1986. ...
Built in 1965, the national mosque is Malaysia's principal mosque and one of the most prominent buildings in the city.
The MYR10 million structure stands diagonally opposite the Kuala Lumpur Railway Station in a five hectare landscaped garden. Reputed ...
Established in 1985, the Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia is an attractive blend of modern architecture and traditional Islamic design. This
gleaming white structure stands imposingly just next to the National Mosque and behind the Malayan Railway administration building. Housed ...