In 1957, Dataran Merdeka marks the ceremounious grounds for the Malayan Independence. Now a public place to chill and hangout, learn about Kuala Lumpur’s history from the KL City Gallery, and don’t forget to check out the River of Life, Kuala Lumpur’s birthplace, just 100 meters away from the square.
Open 24 hours
2.3km, walking distance ( 29 mins )
Dataran Merdeka, Jalan Raja, Kuala Lumpur City Centre, 50050 Kuala Lumpur