Kedah State Art Gallery

2120  2260
Jalan Pekan Melayu
Alor Setar, Kedah
04-732 5XXX
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The gallery is housed in 1892 building. Exhibits paintings, photographs, musical instruments and handicrafts. Temporary exhibitions at interval. Is a fine example of local architecture with strong Thai influence. It has three levels filled with antique weapons, jewellery, costumes and furniture. As a state museum, it houses a large collection of Kedah's historical, culture, and royal heritages. The collection includes early Chinese porcelain, artefacts from the archaeological excavations in Lembah Bujang (Bujang Valley) and a fabulous pokok bunga emas or 'gold tree' produced as a tribute to the Thais.

Daily 10.00 to 18.00 hrs.

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How To Get There: By Road From Kuala Lumpur, take the North South Expressway (PLUS) heading north towards Kedah and take the Alor Star Selatan exit . The State Museum is located along Jalan Bakar Bata, near the Stadium Darul Aman. Located along Jalan Bakar Bata.