Muzium Sejarah Daerah Kuala Selangor


Learn about Kuala Selangor's early settlement, fishing culture and trading history at the small museum near Bukit Malawati's lighthouse. It makes for a diverting half-hour visit and there are some interesting displays of traditional weapons.

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