Kuching 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 Kuching one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Kuching 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 Kuching 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 Kuching. Explore the historical monuments of Kuching with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Kuching guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Kuching page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Kuching landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Kuching.
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Jalan Semariang, Petra Jaya, 93050 Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
The Kuching’s Cat Museum is the first museum of its kind in the world. It is managed by Kuching North City Hall and has collection of Cat artefacts acquired from the National Museum which displayed them in one of its galleries in Kuala Lumpur. Known as "cat city," Kuching is dotted with various feline sculptures and this unusual cat museum is...
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Petra Jaya, 93050 Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Constructed in 1879, Fort Margherita is a structure designed in the English style and overlooks the Sarawak River. It was built by the Rajah of Sarawak, Charles Brooke, in the memory of his wife Margaret Alice. The fort served as an important checkpoint for guarding the river. It has several battlements which made it easy to keep an eye on the rive...