Hidden Spots in KL with Unique Architecture

Beautiful Architectural Designs

Great architecture makes great photos and it becomes more photo-worthy if you are a traveller. We've gathered four unique and beautiful architectural designs in Kuala Lumpur close to us and we assure you that you'll simply love what you are about to see. The building conjures images of Malaysian culture while some are truly modern, sophisticated and inspiring for tourists from around the world. 

1. Rumah Penghulu

Address                     2, Jalan Stonor, 50450 Kuala Lumpur  
Phone Number
+6 03 2144 9273
Opening Hours
Monday to Friday: 10:00am to 4:00pm                                                                                                                      

The Rumah Penghulu Abu Seman is one of the most well-known surviving cultural Malay houses. It is the best illustration of a traditional Malay house. Located in a cosmopolitan area of Kuala Lumpur surrounded by high rise towers, the Rumah Penghulu has a garden with 50 types of trees and plants of ecological and traditional significance to Malaysia.

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2. Masjid Asy-Syakirin/Masjid KLCC

Address              
Jalan Ampang, Kuala Lumpur City Centre, 50450 Kuala Lumpur                                                  
Phone Number
+6 03 2380 1293
Opening Hours
24 hours

Masjid Asy-Syakirin is located in the same area as the well-known tourist attraction, Suria KLCC and Petronas Twin Towers. Also knows as the ‘Jewel in the Park’, this mosque was finished by skilled craftsmen from Uzbekistan who rendered intricate carvings and calligraphy on the interior and internal façade of the dome. Masjid Asy-Syakirin has gotten various respected victors such as the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and Kate Middleton and Dr. Abdul Rahman Al-Sudais who is the main Imam of Masjid Al-Haram in Makkah.

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3. Bamboo Playhouse

Address          
Perdana Botanical Gardens, Jalan Kebun Bunga, Tasik Perdana, 55100 Kuala Lumpur                                            
Phone Number
+6 03 2617 6404
Opening Hours
7:00am to 8:00pm

The Bamboo Playhouse is an open structure building situated in Kuala Lumpur’s, most beautiful park – the Perdana Botanical Gardens. The building structure is on a little island in a vast lake that extends throughout the park. The utilisation of bamboo in contemporary structures is exceptionally uncommon in Malaysia which makes it a unique place to visit.

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4. The Troika

Address
19, Persiaran KLCC, 50450 Kuala Lumpur                                                                                                         
Phone Number
+6 019 317 3317
Opening Hours
24 hours

The Troika is situated at Kuala Lumpur City Centre (KLCC) territory. The Troika is the tallest three-tower luxury building in Malaysia. Its architecture is very modern and distinctive as it consists of concrete glass-like walls. This building also houses offices, shops, apartments and restaurants inside one complex, making it the place where people love to work and live in!

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