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Islamic Arts Museum-1998

Postal Address:
Jalan Lembah Perdana,
50480 Kuala Lumpur,
Telephone: 603 2274 2020
Fax: 603-2274 0529
Opening Hours: 10am - 6pm

About Museum:

The heart taps its feet in the same rhyme and rhythm throughout its tenure of life and living. Why not increase the tempo of the verve? This soul tickling sound of music will offer your heart a new vision and a guideline. Arts and crafts will always assist you to venture the options of life. The local and international Islamic all-embracing handcrafted creations are well preserved in the Islamic Arts Museum of Kuala Lumpur. This institution was established in the year of 1998. The tourists can drench their greeneries of imagination in the innovative creation of the artisans.

There are different segments that provide the museum its uniqueness. Art of the Mosque and Art of Architecture, Manuscripts Gallery for Koran, Islamic Arts of the Chinese World, Islamic Arts of the Malay World, Ceramics and Glassware Gallery, Textiles Gallery and Metalwork Gallery. This museum operates from Tuesdays to Sundays from 10 o’clock in the morning till 6 in the evening.

The tourists make appointments in advance for “guided tour” of the museum. The museum campus also incorporates Museum shop, Restaurant and Museum Café, Children’s Library and Art Workshop. The repository is nestled near to the National Mosque, Bird’s Park and National Planetarium. to treat your veins of imagination and vision in Islamic Arts Museum, Kuala Lumpur.

Collection/display: the museum where there is an extensive collections of local and international Islamic art objects. The museum also holds local and international Islamic oriented exhibitions at intervals. Recently (on the first day of Muharram 1421, Wednesday 6 Apr 2000) the Deputy Prime Minister launched a first day cover stamp on the Islamic Arts Museum.


Location: In the heart of Kuala Lumpur's tourist belt amidst the lush greenery and within walking distance to the National Mosque, Birds Park and National Planetarium.


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Near By:

KL Apartment : Blok A (0.38 km)
KL Bank : EON Bank (Jalan Tun Tan Cheng Lock) (0.9 km)
KL Bar : The Reggae Bar (0.85 km)
KL Building : Islamic Centre Tower (0.32 km)
KL Embassy : Embassy of the Republic of Argentina (2.54 km)
KL Goverments : Federal Territory Islamic Affairs Departme... (0.3 km)
KL Hotel : Heritage Station Hotel Kuala lumpur (0.46 km)
KL Mosque : National Mosque & Warriors Mausoleum (0.24 km)
KL Monorail : KL Sentral Monorail Station (1.02 km)
KL Cinema : Coliseum Theatre (1.49 km)
KL Restaurant : Lai Foong Restaurant (0.89 km)
KL Shopping : Ocean Supermarket (0.79 km)
KL Spa : Ozmosis Health & Day Spa (2.24 km)