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Sarawak Islamic Museum

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The Sarawak Islamic Museum occupies the Maderasah, a concrete and brick building recognised as the only one of its kind in the state. Built in 1930 along Jalan P. Ramlee, it was originally meant as a college for higher Malay Studies. Today it is the first Islamic Museum to be established in South East Asia.

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1891 Sarawak Museum

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Sarawak Museum

Originally built in 1891 to house and display arts and crafts of the indigenous people of Borneo, the Sarawak Museum has gained a reputation for having the single most comprehensive collection of Borneon artefacts to be found anywhere.

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Fort Margherita

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Fort Margherita

Completed in 1879, Fort Margherita commands a breathtaking and strategic position along the Sarawak River, with a location chosen to overlook the long stretch of river approaching Kuching.

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The Astana

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Astana

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Brooke Memorial

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The Brooke Memorial is located at the front of the Court House. The 6 metre high granite obelisk was commissioned in 1924 to honour the 2nd Rajah, Charles Brooke.

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