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Address: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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This square, surrounded by impressive historical buildings, is the literal...

This square, surrounded by impressive historical buildings, is the literal heart of downtown Kuala Lumpur as well as the figurative heart of Malaysian nationalism.

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good tourist spot

The marble deocr is good . The facade is spacious and never crowded. Guides are available on request.

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Solapur, India
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Solapur, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The marble deocr is good . The facade is spacious and never crowded. Guides are available on request.

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Shanghai, China
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126 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

While this quite a pretty location with a bit of history, I'm not sure I'd make a special trip just for this square, better to combine with something else. Or if you're taking the hop-on hop-off or free GoKL buses, stop here if you have the time and inclination. But overall it's just a pretty square.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

There's not a lot to see here so you don't need a lot of time. Worth a few shots but not too much to do in the area.

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Kottayam, Kerala, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Manacured lawn with photo op...lots of tourist...free..gokl bus stop 50m away...can spend a few hours relaxing after the days site seeing

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Bangkok, Thailand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice place in the city to walk around and take photos, you can start from the KL Gallery then walk along the street and get some nice breeze. It is like a centre point that you must come before going to other places in the city centre.

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New Delhi, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There is huge park with heritage buildings all around and skyscrapers in the background. This could be a good place for evening walk.If it is sunny day afternoon visit would be taxing.

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Coquitlam, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 301 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Among the "four buildings & three outdoor things" to see at this historic square (which is pretty much entirely a big lawn): the biggest is the heritage-styled & "quite-long" Sultan Abdul Samad Building which takes up pretty much the entire length of the east side of the Square and which really in my opinion is somewhat of an "architectural wonder"... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a guide and so heard the history of the square, but not all that interesting. Glad we went, 1/2 hour would be more than enough time.

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Canberra, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Appreciate the many Heritage Buildings in and around Merdeka Square, and try to understand what life was like in those early years under Colonial Rule

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Beijing, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really not much to say about it in my opinion, it is a big park located between KL city gallery and Sultan Abdul Samad Building. I wouldn't go there just to visit the park.

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