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Kuala Kedah Fort Historical Complex

Open Now: 8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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This place is free and full of history. It is best to wander around the early evening when the... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2018
pianocello
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Shah Alam, Malaysia
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Royal Fort with British influence

About 3-4 acres land plot located beside the Kuala Kedah (river) mouth. One single wooden house... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2017
676cht
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Jalan Marina Harbour | Kuala Kedah City Museum, Kuala Kedah 06600, Malaysia
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Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

This place is free and full of history. It is best to wander around the early evening when the weather is not too hot.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank pianocello
Reviewed 7 June 2018

If you are into history, this is the place you should go. Basically, The fort was built as as a protection for the state of Kedah and its capital, Alor Star. The fort was built in 1771 during Sultan Muhammad Jiwa’s reign and was completed...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Wogoxette
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

About 3-4 acres land plot located beside the Kuala Kedah (river) mouth. One single wooden house sits in the middle of the land, completely rebuilt as the original house was destroyed. It now serves as a museum showcasing from the late 1800s. There is also...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank 676cht
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

This is the Muzium Kota Kuala Kedah. It's a small museum located far inside kuala kedah. Very informative and should visit once to know more history of kuala kedah

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 26 October 2015

We arrived here after drizzle.... it was so cozy here. Beside the wooden house at middle of the field..... you will found quite number of rusty canon here. the Fort is located right opposite the terminal ferry to Langkawi at Kuala Kedah. A great place...More

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank Jimmy C
Reviewed 22 September 2015 via mobile

Not much thing to see in the museum. The view around the fort was beautiful but nothing much can be done there. Large compound but under utilized. Should grow more plant and have good landscape.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank ValerieSim
Reviewed 27 February 2015

A heritage fortress that is historically important to Malaysia, in respect of the Thai, Portuguese, British and more recently the Japanese occupation of Kedah during war time. It is in some ways very similar to Fort Cornwallis in Penang; in it's fortification and architectural style....More

Date of experience: December 2014
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Reviewed 19 September 2014

a must visit to feel the fort at its best with cannons all around for a good picture or selfie. it also faces the sea and mangroove swamps, and also museum of kuala kedah is also situated there telling you all the stories which the...More

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank Najihah97
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