Attractions

Museum in Miri

Petroleum Museum

The Petroleum Museum sits atop Canada Hill, a low ridge 2km southeast of the town centre that was the site of Malaysia’s first oil well, the Grand Old Lady, drilled in 1910. Appropriately, the old derrick stands rig…
Taoist Temple in Miri

San Ching Tian Temple

This, one of the largest Taoist temples in Southeast Asia, was built in 2000. Set in a peaceful courtyard with soothing wind chimes, the temple's design features intricate dragon reliefs brought from China and majes…
Market in Miri

Saberkas Weekend Market

One of the most colourful and friendly markets in Sarawak. Vendors are more than happy to answer questions about their produce, which includes tropical fruits and vegetables, BBQ chicken, satay and handicrafts. Situ…
Temple in Miri

Tua Pek Kong Temple

Miri's oldest Chinese temple – it was founded in 1913 – is a good spot to watch the river traffic float by. During the week-long celebration of Chinese New Year, virtually the whole of this area, including Jln China…
Park in Miri

Miri City Fan

An attractive open, landscaped park with Chinese- and Malay-style gardens and ponds that is a popular spot for walking and jogging. The complex also comprises a library, an indoor stadium and an Olympic-sized public…