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Istana Negara

Jalan Tuanku Abdul Halim | Bukit Damansara, Kuala Lumpur 50490, Malaysia
+60 3-6200 1000
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  • Average28%
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Jalan Tuanku Abdul Halim | Bukit Damansara, Kuala Lumpur 50490, Malaysia
+60 3-6200 1000
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A visit to a historical building is not complete, in my view, without at least some history about the place. The "old" Istana Negara (National Palace) isn't really that old at all. It started as the home of a rich tin miner who "gifted" it...More

Thank Zulazman28
Reviewed 4 days ago

The visit is restricted to the open-air forecourt located outside the main entrance gates and perimeter wall railings. The main palace is located on top of a hill. The hill slopes are landscaped and separate the palace from the main gates. Seven domes can be...More

Thank JeffLeong
Reviewed 6 days ago

the need for a new palace was felt due to space constraint of the old one. the new palace was completed in 2011 and was first resided by the sultan of kedah as the Yang di pertuan agung. it has 22 domes - golden and...More

Thank mathews k
Reviewed 1 week ago

This amazing looking palace is enormous and set inside well sculptured beautiful grounds. Worth a look, but that's it, the building and grounds do not appear to be open to tourists.

Thank Phil S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nicely constructed,well maintained!!Good place to take photographs!!You have to take your vehicle as you wouldnot get cabs!!

Thank mrdebpam
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just went across this during the road trip. There is not much you can do but to see the enormous builidng in awe! You are allowed to click photos from outer proximity and tourists have no activities here!

1  Thank shrinikethv
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited here as part of a half day tour, rammed with tourists and difficult to get good photos but worth a visit as the buildings etc are beautiful.

Thank Vegas_Vacation12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very great palace. Unique in its type. very large property. You can take pictures of the palace from outside

Thank Shana2105
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My driver took me at this place as part of my city tour. This is the King's palace that you are allowed to see from outside. There is not much you can do at this place other than taking couple of photographs in front of...More

1  Thank Rakesh C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Upon arrival you are in a large parking area. They have the main building secured. Numerous police units on location. They have the changing of the guards at 12:00 daily.

Thank G L
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Which is the nearest LRT to istana negara kuala lumpur ?
15 November 2015|
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Response from Thisanthi | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I took a cab from KL city and it took me only 10 MYR which is not bad.