Mosaic portraits of all of Malaysia's prime ministers line a wall next to this fountain (1904) said to be have been built in memory of...
Royal Selangor Club
Built in mock Tudor style and founded in 1884, this exclusive social club for the KL elite is where the running-and-drinking club, the...
Sultan Abdul Samad Building
Gracing the east side of the square are the Moorish domes and 41m clocktower of this glorious brick building, built as the secretariat...
Orginally designed as the City Hall by AB Hubback, this handsome 1896 building has been refitted inside to become one of KL's most...
Merdeka Square information
The huge open square where Malaysian independence was declared in 1957 is ringed by heritage buildings and dominated by an enormous flagpole and fluttering Malaysian flag. In the British era, the square was used as a cricket pitch.