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Kuching Civic Centre

Jalan Taman Budaya, Kuching 93300, Malaysia
+60 82-415 806
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The mushroom

White concrete soon looks tired in the tropics, and this tall folly is no different. having seen it... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2018
Stephen_Lloyd
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London, United Kingdom
Even MYR 2 is too much

Until the renovation is completed I would not recommend going here, don't trust the man taking... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2017
JustJessPerth
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20 Mar 2018
“The mushroom”
17 Oct 2017
“Even MYR 2 is too much ”
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Jalan Taman Budaya, Kuching 93300, Malaysia
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+60 82-415 806
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Reviewed 20 March 2018

White concrete soon looks tired in the tropics, and this tall folly is no different. having seen it over many years it seems to close and open on an irregular basis and as a tourist it's just "there" as opposed to actually being interesting or...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Until the renovation is completed I would not recommend going here, don't trust the man taking money as he said that the top floor was open, but alas no access so no amazing view

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Reviewed 15 September 2017

The futuristic looking Civic Centre Tower has a viewing platform where panoramic views of Kuching and the surroundings can be seen. This observation deck is under renovation at the present time. It also has a planetarium with shows about the night sky. Entrance fee charged...More

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Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

3rd flr for visitors is under renovation from last 3 years..Cannot enjoy eye view of kuching...sop sop... Zainudin Jaafar (Bangi)

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Reviewed 16 February 2017

they have a planetarium and there are 5 shows a day. nothing so special about the show. entrance is RM2. the observation deck is under renovation. for this really nice looking more can be done.

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Reviewed 16 January 2017

I went by there this morning and thought I'd offer a bit of an update. The planetarium is in operation and offers 30 minute presentations during the day (10:15, 11:00, 2:15, 3:00 and 4:00). The one I saw was a fairly old program developed by...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Came down here for the panoramic view but security guard informed it is closed for renovation. The tower looks decent. Disappointed not be able to go to the top.

1  Thank Rashidul K
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Reviewed 27 March 2016

I have always love this place until I went there a few months back when they had this steamboat operator to open their business. Normally I will go there to view the city but I was told that I need to pay RM5 to get...More

1  Thank myazahar
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Reviewed 14 February 2016

If you are lucky enough to get there when it is open, the views from the top are great. That aside, the whole building needs good refurbishment and lots of paint.

Thank esorlegin
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Reviewed 30 November 2015

Take a lift to the top floor where there is an auditorium to watch a short 3D film of space, beginning of mankind and etc. Pay for the ticket first. Talk a walk around the tower to see the view of Kuching City. Time for...More

Thank Snick87
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WandaJohn98
25 July 2016|
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Response from Borneo_Lady |
hi, this civic center are no longer opened for public. however there's a restaurant on top that can be rent for some occasions and also got planetarium at the bottom of this building. On weekend, at the center compound there... More
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