Geological Survey Laboratory
Jalan Sultan Azlan Shah
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.
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
Guided tour and lectures (by appointment), audio visuals and research facilities.
Facilities in the Museum:SHOP LIBRARY MEALS/SNACKS/DRINKS CAR PARK
Distance from town centre: 5 km