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Geological Museum-1957



Postal Address:
Director
Geological Survey Laboratory
Jalan Sultan Azlan Shah
31400 Ipoh,
Perak.
Telephone: 05-557644/557685
Opening Hours:
Daily 08.00 to 16.00 hrs. Closed Mon. - Thurs. 12.30 to 14.00,
Fri. 12.00 to 14.45, Sat. from 12.30, Sun. and public holidays.



COLLECTION/DISPLAY:

specimensEstablished in 1957, the Geological Museum in Jalan Sultan Azlan Shah in Ipoh, houses a collection of over 600 samples of minerals, classified according to chemical content and structure. The museum is well known for its exhibits of tin ore, including the best specimen of cassiterite in the world. There is also an impressive collection of fossils, precious stones and rock specimens.

Services: Guided tour and lectures (by appointment), audio visuals and research facilities.

Facilities in the Museum:SHOP LIBRARY MEALS/SNACKS/DRINKS CAR PARK

Admision: Free

Distance from town centre: 5 km