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Bank Negara Malaysia Museum and Art Gallery

Sasana Kijang, 2 Jalan Dato_ Onn | 2, Jalan Dato' Onn, Kuala Lumpur 50480, Malaysia
+60 3-9179 2784
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Currency Museum: fascinating history of coins and banknotes in a world-class museum setting

Being familiar with such exhibitions, I found it to be of an extremely high standard, probably one... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
HK_Alain
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Hong Kong, China
Spend your quality time here

Spent 2-3hours here is a best choice I had made today. Gained knowledge here and have a relaxing... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
Viki S
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Bank Negara Malaysia Museum and Art Gallery aims to provide the public with an informal venue for learning about the importance of economics, Islamic banking and financial planning, along with the role the Central Bank plays in nation building through prudent economics transformational policies. The Art Gallery showcases the Central Bank's collection of Malaysian and Southeast Asian art acquired since 1962.
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  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Sasana Kijang, 2 Jalan Dato_ Onn | 2, Jalan Dato' Onn, Kuala Lumpur 50480, Malaysia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Being familiar with such exhibitions, I found it to be of an extremely high standard, probably one of the best displays I’ve ever seen. The building itself is modern and airy, with its signature “shell coil” stairs. The quality of the Museum is enhanced by...More

Thank HK_Alain
BNMMAG, Manager at Bank Negara Malaysia Museum and Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear HK_Alain, Thank you for the feedback. We hope you will still continue to recommend us to your family and friends. We would also like to invite you to our latest exhibition: The Unreal Deal - Six decades of Malaysian abstract art, happening from 31...More

Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Spent 2-3hours here is a best choice I had made today. Gained knowledge here and have a relaxing day. RM5 per entry and the food price here is totally reasonable compared with other places. Free WiFi and 5-10 min distance from Botanical Garden.

Thank Viki S
BNMMAG, Manager at Bank Negara Malaysia Museum and Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Viki S, Thank you for your review. I hope to see you here again very soon. Our upcoming exhibitions on Merdeka will open at the end of August.

Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

The museum is very well organised & proffesional. The most interesting is their collection of various currency note, which are never seen elsewhere

Thank Lee C
BNMMAG, Manager at Bank Negara Malaysia Museum and Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Lee C, Thank you for your review. We look forward to welcome you here again soon. Do check out our website for our upcoming exhibitions.

Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Quite a nice place to hangout with kids during a day tour. Interesting exhibitions and very comfortable place. Most importantly no clowd and is FOC!

Thank Kwan W
BNMMAG, Manager at Bank Negara Malaysia Museum and Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Kwan W, Thank you for your review. Please don't forget to check out our official website for upcoming children's programme.

Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

I rate this place highly despite 2 of the galleries were closed for new exhibition preparations. The interactive exhibitions were really helpful in educating my children about money and how it makes the world go round. The exhibitions on the upper floors were a bit...More

Thank AzlanFirman
BNMMAG, Manager at Bank Negara Malaysia Museum and Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear AzlanFirman, Thank you for your review and recommending us to TripAdvisor readers. We hope you will come back to see us again. We have many programmes line up in October and November as we celebrate the Annual Children's Day event. Please do check out...More

Reviewed 8 July 2017

Free and defo worth it. A must visit for all people fr all ages. Friendly staff. Amazing cheap stuff they sell at the store there too.

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Thank sonu g
BNMMAG, Manager at Bank Negara Malaysia Museum and Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear sonu g, Thank you for your review. We hope to see you here again soon. Do check out of new exhibition on the third floor call "The Unreal Deal" which is a compilation of Abstract Art from the 1960s. Best Wishes.

Reviewed 4 July 2017

Visited the Bank Nagara Museum and fell in love with the local art. So many talented artists were displayed. The museum also had displays regarding banking and economics, but needed more English explanations. Loved the coffee shop.

1  Thank worldtraveler8092015
BNMMAG, Manager at Bank Negara Malaysia Museum and Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear worldtraveler8092015, Thank you for your review. We hope you will keep recommending us to your family and friends. We currently have a new exhibition on the third floor call "The Unreal Deal" which feature Abstract work from the 1960s. Best Wishes

Reviewed 2 July 2017

Fun activities and lovely like the interactive library. Will recommend to friend and colleagues. Kids love it so much

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Thank Leemeikwan
BNMMAG, Manager at Bank Negara Malaysia Museum and Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Leemeikwam, Thank you for your review. We hope you will keep recommending us to your family and friends. Why not visit our new exhibition on the third floor call "The Unreal Deal" which feature Abstract work from the 1960s. Best Wishes

Reviewed 2 July 2017

The best money museum full of historical information suits the whole family, a place not to be miss!

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Thank sayliew
BNMMAG, Manager at Bank Negara Malaysia Museum and Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear sayliew, Thank you for your review. We hope you will keep recommending us to your family and friends. Why not visit our new exhibition on the third floor call "The Unreal Deal" which feature Abstract work from the 1960s. Best Wishes

Reviewed 30 June 2017

Over 4 levels, and quite good at informing about banking, finance and money, this is a hidden gem in KL if you have a few hours spare to do something offbeat

Thank happysheepChina
BNMMAG, Manager at Bank Negara Malaysia Museum and Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear happysheepChina, Thank you for your review. We hope you will keep recommending us to your family and friends. Why not visit our new exhibition on the third floor call "The Unreal Deal" which feature Abstract work from the 1960s. Best Wishes

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Chris0922
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Dear Chris0922, You are welcome to just walk in. However, if you need to speak to anyone specifically, I would recommend that you write to us formally so that we can arrange a meeting with the staff. For your... More
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