Merdeka Square, earlier known as the Selangor Club Padang, holds a significant place in Malaysian history as the place where the Union Jack was lowered for last time and Malaysian flag was raised for the first time on 31st August 1957, liberating the country from foreign rule and establishing it as a sovereign republic

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...onas Twin Towers, National Mosque of Malaysia and Merdeka Square. Travel to the Hindu shrine of the Batu Caves and more.

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Night Tour of Petronas Twin Towers, Kuala Lumpur

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...1-hour spa for a deep cleansing of your soul, shopping at one of the oldest markets and take a selfie at Merdeka Square.

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Merdeka Square, Kuala Lumpur

Merdeka Square, earlier known as the Selangor Club Padang, holds a significant place in Malaysian history as the place where the Union Jack was lowered for last time and Malaysian flag was raised for the first time on 31st August 1957, liberating the country from foreign rule and establishing it as a sovereign republic.

Merdeka Square, earlier known as the Selangor Club Padang, holds a significant place in Malaysian history as the place where the Union Jack was lowered for last time and Malaysian flag was raised for the first time on 31st August 1957, liberating the country from foreign rule and establishing it as a sovereign republic. The annual National Day Parade takes place here. Standing tall here is also one of the tallest flag poles in the world, measuring in at 95 m. Surrounding the square are host of historical structures like Sultan Abdul Samad building, the Old City Hall, the Royal Selangor Club and St. Mary's Cathedral.


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About Merdeka Square

 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Merdeka Square and Nearby Sights on Map

Sultan Abdul Samad Building

The Sultan Abdul Samad Building on Merdeka Square houses the offices of the Ministry of Information, Communications and Culture of Malaysia

Jamek Mosque

The stately Masjid Jamek is one of the oldest mosques in Kuala Lumpur constructed in 1909

Masjid Jamek

Tugu Negara

Tugu Negara or the National Monument is a massive bronze sculpture built in 1963 as a memorial to the soldiers who gave up their lives in Malaysia's struggle for freedom against the Japanese during World War II and the Malayan Emergency from 1948 until 1960

Sze Ya Temple

Sze Ya, the oldest Chinese temple in Kuala Lumpur built in 1882, is dedicated to Shen Kong, the guardian deity for the local Chinese miners

Masjid India Bazaar

The covered Masjid India Bazaar stretches out from LRT Masjid Jamek towards Little India, with stalls selling miscellaneous cheap items and mouthwatering delicacies

Kuala Lumpur Chinatown

Chinatown in Petaling Street is a riot of color and energy, with lots of Chinese goods, food and souvenirs stalls

Butterfly Park

The Kuala Lumpur Butterfly Park is home to over 5000 butterflies across 120 species

Sri Mahamariamman Temple

The Sri Mahamariamman Temple is an elaborate Hindu temple which is the starting point of the annual Thaipusam pilgrimage to the Batu Caves, where Hindu devotees haul portable altars pierced to their skin with 108 lances

National Mosque of Malaysia

Masjid Negara, the National Mosque of Malaysia, is a modern building with a 16-pointed star shaped roof that resembles an open umbrella