Dewan Tun Abdul Razak
Linked to the Ethnology Museum by a footbridge decorated with Orang Ulu motifs, Dewan Tun Abdul Razak (the New Building) has fine...
Established in 1891, the excellent Sarawak Museum has a first-rate collection of cultural artefacts and is a must-visit for anyone...
In an outdoor pavilion behind the Old Building, the Akuarium is run by the city, on a shoestring budget, for educational purposes. It...
Cheap, tasty dishes to look for include superb laksa (available from about 7am to 4pm), Chinese-style mee sapi (beef noodle soup), red...
Lonely Planet review
Directly behind Dewan Tun Abdul Razak, this museum offers a pretty good introduction to Malay-Muslim culture and its long ties with the Muslim heartland far to the west. Displays range from Bornean-Malay architecture, musical instruments and wood carvings to Arabic calligraphy and astrolabes of the sort that helped Arab mariners travel this far east.