St Michael’s Institution
Masjid India Muslim
Built in the Mogul style in 1908 for the local Indian population. Only Muslims are allowed inside.
Royal Ipoh Club
A mock-Tudor building dating back to 1895, and overlooking the playing fields of the padang . Still a centre of exclusivity, and not...
Ipoh’s Court House was built in 1928 by government architect AB Hubbock – the same architect who designed the city’s train station and...
This Ipoh institution was closed for renovation during our visit. Hopefully open by the time you read this, the Federated Malay States...
Old Town White Coffee
This upmarket coffee house facing the padang seems to be forever crowded. Simple chicken rice dishes prevail, and unsurprisingly, the...
Jln SP Seenivasagam · interesting places nearby
St Michael’s Institution information
On the padang’s northern flank is this neo-Gothic, three-storey colonial school with arched verandahs, founded by the Catholic La Sallean brothers in 1927. Not open to the public.