Kota Kinabalu is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Kota Kinabalu one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Kota Kinabalu is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Kota Kinabalu or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Kota Kinabalu. Explore the historical monuments of Kota Kinabalu with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Kota Kinabalu guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Kota Kinabalu page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Kota Kinabalu landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Kota Kinabalu.
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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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If you wish to experience the pre war beauty of Kota Kinabalu, visit Weston Wetland Park that displays its old world charm with a jetty which is 100 years old and the oldest wooden school in Borneo. Endowed with the vignettes of wildlife such as flora, fauna and animals, the island becomes a charming escape for those looking out for some peace of mind.
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Jalan Kepayan, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Petagas War memorial is dedicated to the sacrifice of the martyrs of Petagas War. It was built in remembrance of those who lost their lives defending Sabah during the Japanese occupation in World War II. There are beautiful plaques that are inscribed with names of those who died, with pruned lawns surrounding the area.