Art in Kuala Lumpur
The Istana Budaya is one of Malaysia’s most important cultural locations, the Istana Budaya is home to many historical and cultural moments in Malaysia, it is often described as the “Palace of Arts” and it serves as Malaysia’s main venue for cultural events. Experience Malaysia’s finest culture and arts in this historic venue!
Get ready to be cloaked in nostalgia! The National Textile Museum showcases the different clothes and fashion items that were used decades ago by Malaysians. The museum also portrays the daily lives of Malaysians living in earlier times. One of the highlights of the museum is the Pelangi Gallery, A rainbow (pelangi) is the concave light of various strips of colours that appears in the sky. Pelangi Gallery symbolises colourful rainbow strips, which can be related to Malaysia’s different ethnic groups who are rich in their respective textile treasures.
The P Ramlee Memorial House is a museum showcasing one of Malaysia’s most famous and beloved artistes, Tan Sri P. Ramlee who passed away in 1973. Ramlee was a singer, composer, film actor, director and musician. The museum is located in his former home and contains many of his awards, musical instruments, and personal artefacts as well as displays of the various films he was involved in.
Be prepared to be mesmerized by the fascinating world of illusions! The Musuem of Illusion Kuala Lumpur is a 21st-century museum offering unique experiences and showcases that will leave you mesmerized. Get entertained, confused and completely blown away! Experience the unimaginable world of illusions and learn about how your mind works!