Lipis District Administration Building

Pahang & Tioman Island

This maroon and white building is decorated with arches and dates to 1919. The large and noble building is located on a hill 1km south of the town centre. It was once home to the treasury of the British administration for the region. Climb up the steps with red and white balustrades on the far side of the road from KFC.

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2. Pahang Club

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