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Kuching Waterfront, Kuching, Malaysia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

It is one of the features of Sarawak River waterfront or esplanade. A nice white square tower built in 1879 to guard the town from raiders. Its function changed from guardian post, to prison, and then finally becomes dinner place. When we visited unfortunately it...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 17 July 2019

Nothing much to see but it is a must when you visit Sarawak. It is part of the Sarawak waterfront attraction..just go there and snap few photos and enjoy the area..especially at night with beautiful lightings display

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 11 July 2019

Was looking forward to checking this place out but unfortunately it has been turned into a restaurant! And it was never open when we went by so didn't get the chance to check it out!

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 2 July 2019 via mobile

If you have a simple view of a historical building now a restaurant and only open at night, then you will be satisfied seeing it. It's history standing there before you now and you won't be able to go inside. Enjoy the views across the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Goochmaster
Reviewed 15 March 2019

This was an intereting old building with absolutely no signage as to what it is (was) or its history. It has been well maintained . It was built in 1879 as a prison and later was used as a fort but was never involved in...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 17 December 2018

Don’t miss the Square Tower at the edge of the Waterfront as you stroll along the south bank of Sarawak River. From the top of the tower you can view the same spectacular vistas of Mounts Santubong and Serapi that enchanted such illustrious visitors as...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank yangrizal
Reviewed 24 September 2018

The Square Tower is part of the military protection the Brooke family built to defend Kuching and Sarawak. Some research into the unique Brooke family before you travel will enhance your trip to Kuching/Sarawak.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank daf57
Reviewed 23 September 2018

A well maintained historical building along the scenic Sarawak River. It is located opposite the old courthouse. Visitors can walk around the area to enjoy the beautiful scenery and admire the beautiful State Legislative Assembly Building across the river. Visitors can also walk across the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank DoreneSH
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

This white tower is historical building in the area of waterfront. It's not allowed to enter inside, just walking around and take pictures. Crossing the street, there is courthouse complex which is group of buildings in colonial style , now serve as restaurant, tourist visitors...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 29 August 2018

Built by the White Rajah to compliment Fort Margherita on the opposite side of the river. This building now houses a restaurant and is not open to the public.....pity.

Date of experience: August 2018
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