Since its establishment in 1958, the gallery shifted thrice before it finally settled into its own purpose-built premises. ... More
National Art Gallery (The)
Since its establishment in 1958, the gallery shifted thrice before it finally settled into its own purpose-built premises. Located in the beautiful neighborhood of Lake Titiwangsa, it exhibits work by Malaysian artists. The building's unique structure, combining a blend of slate, tinted glass and a striking metallic roof, houses five galleries including a creative gallery and workshop, a resource center, an auditorium and the gallery's administrative center. Its collection now numbers over 2,500 pieces. The gallery holds a variety of exhibitions and educational programs. It also organizes traveling exhibitions of Malaysian artists.
This unique centre houses an extensive collection of Malaysian art and artifacts with special focus on the old Malay work,
including antique fabrics, metalwork, jewelery, wood, fibre, paper, photos, porcelain, pottery, glass and crystal, along with contemporary art. Visitors ...
The National Museum is a palatial structure adopting the style of old Malay architecture. Its imposing entrance is flanked by
murals depicting aspects of Malaysian culture and history. Inside there are exhibits on local history, culture and traditions, arts ...
One of Kuala Lumpur's hot attractions, the planetarium offers visitors an insight into mankind's new frontier: outer space. Located atop
the scenic Lake Gardens, the National Planetarium is a center for space and science studies, offering exciting astronomy exhibitions. ...