Sarawak Craft Council
Old Court House Complex
The Old Court House, now officially called the Sarawak Tourism Complex, was built in the late 1800s to serve as the city’s...
An ornate arch that marks the official entrance to the district.
Sarawak Textile Museum
Housed in a ‘colonial Baroque’-style building constructed in 1909, this museum displays some superb examples of traditional Sarawakian...
Borneo’s only Arabic restaurant sits in an elegant breezeway overlooking colourful Jln India. Belly dancing music wafts through the air...
cnr Jln Tun Abang Haji Openg & Jln India · interesting places nearby
Sarawak Craft Council information
Run by a non-profit government agency, this two-storey shop has a pretty good selection of Malay, Bidayuh, Iban and Orang Ulu handicrafts – check out the cowboy hats made entirely of bark and the conical terendak (Melanau hats). Housed in the Round Tower, constructed in 1886 and used by the dreaded Kempeitai (Japanese military police) during the occupation, which is why some locals believe it’s haunted.