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Dataran Merdeka

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About this place
It is situated in front of the Sultan Abdul Samad Building. It was here the Union Flag was lowered and the Malayan flag hoisted for the first time at midnight on August 31, 1957. Since then, Merdeka Square has been the usual venue for the annual Merdeka Parade (National Day Parade).
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Kuala Lumpur City Centre, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur 50050
Phone+60 3-2693 7905
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EQ Kuala Lumpur
EQ Kuala Lumpur
August 07, 2019
Merdeka Square is a square situated in front of the Sultan Abdul Samad Building. Literally Independence Square, it was formerly known as the Selangor Club Padang and was used as the cricket green of the Selangor Club. Merdeka Square has been the venue for the annual Merdeka Parade.
Zy
Zy
July 23, 2019
Look at this magnificent building which include British India style of buildings.
Jared SSP 4
Jared SSP 4
July 06, 2019
Merdeka Square is a square located in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It is situated in front of the Sultan Abdul Samad Building. Literally Independence Square, it was formerly known as the Selangor Club Padang or simply the "Padang" and was used as the cricket green of the Selangor Club.
Stephy
Stephy
July 04, 2019
The Merdeka Square is located exactly opposite the Sultan Abdul Samad Building and right beside the Royal Selangor Club. This is the historical place where the Union Flag was lowered and the Malayan flag was raised for the very first time at the struck of midnight of 31st August 1957. From then on,…
伟楠
伟楠
June 19, 2019
This is a pre-independence era Buildings. A must visit place when you're in KL.