Kuala Lumpur Arts and Culture are part of the city’s scene! The people and the colours of the city is a unique artistic flair – right from the colours of the current fashion scene to the age-old colonial architecture.
Kuala Lumpur is the treasure trove of Malaysian culture and art. The artistic community may be small if compared to those of Paris or Venice, but it is flourishing! There are many art galleries, art centres and performance arts bodies sprouted all over Kuala Lumpur since the past ten years.
Petronas Philharmonic Hall | Dewan Filharmonik Petronas
Fanatic about classical concert? Dewan Filharmonik Petronas is there to jazz you away!
Kuala Lumpur Library | Perpustakaan Kuala Lumpur
Kuala Lumpur Library was formerly known as the Kuala Lumpur Memorial Library. It opened its doors to the public on June 15, 2004. If you love books and literatures… this is the place to be!
National Art Gallery Kuala Lumpur | Balai Seni Lukis Negara
If you want to check out a bit of arts, just head to National Art Gallery Kuala Lumpur, where you can view works of art by locals, as well as international artists. The National Art Gallery or Balai Seni Lukis Negara is located within the premises of the former Majestic Hotel, along Jalan Sultan Hishamuddin overlooking the Kuala Lumpur Railway Station.
Cultural Palace Kuala Lumpur | Istana Budaya Kuala Lumpur
Istana Budaya Kuala Lumpur is a national theatre located in Jalan Tun Razak, Kuala Lumpur. This theatre is formerly known as Panggung Negara and was officially opened by former Prime Minister, Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad. The turquoise folds on the roof and the intricate design of the foyer are just two of the features that will take your breath away.
Royal Selangor Pewter Visitor Centre | Pusat Pelawat Royal Selangor Pewter
The Royal Selangor Pewter Visitor Centre is a must visit place in Kuala Lumpur! Here, you can learn more that the art of pewter making. The Royal Selangor Pewter Visitor centre has loads of interesting stuff to do!
Craft Cultural Complex Kuala Lumpur | Kompleks Budaya Kraf Kuala Lumpur
The Craft Cultural Complex Kuala Lumpur is located at Jalan Conlay, Kuala Lumpur. It’s a one-stop location for you to explore Malaysian culture and crafts!
Malaysia Tourism Centre (MTC) | Pusat Pelancongan Malaysia
The Malaysia Tourism Centre is the first place to learn about Kuala Lumpur arts and culture! The building was originally the home of Eu Tong Seng, a wealthy miner and planter.The colonial-style building miraculously survived the World War II and the Japanese Occupation.
National Library Kuala Lumpur | Perpustakaan Negara
The National Library Kuala Lumpur is located at Jalan Tun Razak. You can’t miss it! It’s the chocolate-roofed building with a very unique design.
National Sports Complex | Kompleks Sukan Negara
The National Sports Complex in Bukit Jalil was the venue for the historic XVI Commonwealth Games held in Kuala Lumpur in 1998.