Sarawak State Museum, Kuching

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Sarawak State Museum, Kuching - Address, Phone Number

Address: Pengarah Jabatan Muzium Negeri Sarawak, Jalan Tun Abang Haji Openg, 93566, Kuching, Sarawak 93000

Phone: 6082-244261

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Timings: 09:00 am - 04:45 pm Details

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The Sarawak Museum is said to be one of the best in Southeast Asia. The oldest museum in Borneo, it houses an exhausting collection of natural history artefacts and objects.

Established in 1891, the excellent Sarawak Museum has a first-rate collection of cultural artefacts and is a must-visit for anyone interested in Borneo's peoples and habitats.

Sarawak State Museum Information

  • The park behind the museum is ideal for lazing around or a picnic.
  • There is an aquarium in the compound too.

How To reach Sarawak State Museum by Public Transport

  • Nearest Bus stop: Bus Stop Jalan Satok

Restaurants Near Sarawak State Museum

  • Victoria Arms
  • Links Restaurant
  • Lyn’s Tandoori

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  • The museum is right in the city centre. If you are first time to Sarawak, this is the perfect place to learn about the rich history of Sarawak from the era of Brunei's rule and subsequent Brooke's rule (AKA the white rajahs). Also in display is the stories of diverse tribal groups. The monolith outside the stadium is one of its kind in Sarawak featuring local tribal design.

  • its free and feels like it. Pity as the local history is so interesting. Great masks

  • Aircond is broken. Its quite hot inside. But the outside scenery is good and refreshing

  • This place is fascinating. Enjoyed my time! 👍

  • **Please note that it will be closing for renovations for 2 years.** Interesting museum close to city centre, with free entry.

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