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Town Square | Jalan Sultan, Kota Bharu 15000, Malaysia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Entrance fee is affordable, I think it's less than RM 5. Educational & inspiring exhibition. You can take picture outside only.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank janeable
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

The front of the museum is in maintenance. What I like the most is the collection of the Malay daggers and weapons in the museum.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank onghm6950
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

The best place to learn the living style of Kelantanese. Educational tour & cost only RM2/adult. Ample of parking in front of the museum

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank leecK9330OU
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

We spent 45 minutes wandering around this museum. The exhibits are reasonably interesting and give an insight in to the ceremonies of the local royals.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank RollingWithTheStones
Reviewed June 16, 2018

A nice place/palace for museum lovers to visit. kind of tight inside, but it's enjoyable enough. You may want to look from the Veranda of the palace, too :)

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Mohamed A
Reviewed June 15, 2018 via mobile

nothing to see..all item are relics with no historical values except maybe for personal glorification and local people.no visitors..rundown..please avoid..wasting our time

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank castiel21
Reviewed September 13, 2017

A lovely museum to check out while you're in Kota Bharu. Gorgeous woodwork and handicrafts throughout, interesting historical photos, and carved boats out back.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank CookKim
Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

The museum features Kelantan's cultural heritage through photographs and a great variety of artefacts. We were further amazed by the intricate wood carvings lining the building. After our visit, we were impressed by the rich Kelantanese legacy.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank GanL
Reviewed July 31, 2017

Very interesting displays, plenty to see plus info in English. Marriage and birth rituals plus a second building all about traditional weapons. Go - not much else to do in Kota Bharu!

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Marilynne C
Reviewed July 25, 2017 via mobile

Kota Bharu lacks real highlights and as such this museum is an option (not a must-see). Rather cheap and compact. Don't forget the weapons exhibit on the right side of the main building (second entrance).

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank JoostG3
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