Archive for the tag 'tugu negara'

Jul 17 2012

ASEAN Sculpture Garden, Kuala Lumpur

With little information present, some of these award-winning sculptures aren't given their due

If you’re in Kuala Lumpur and planning to visit Tugu Negara, make a quick stop at the ASEAN Sculpture Garden. Located in the gardens about 100 metres before you enter Tugu Negara or the National Monument, the landscape features the work of some of Southeast Asia’s most respected sculptors. While the garden on its own … read the full post

Jul 10 2012

Tugu Negara, Kuala Lumpur

Malaysia's history and warriors remembered

History and military buffs shouldn’t miss Malaysia’s National Monument during a visit to Kuala Lumpur. Tugu Negara is easy to access (and hard to miss) in the Lake Gardens on Jalan Tugu. There are two main monuments to take note of. The first, a cenotaph — an empty tomb or monument erected to honour the … read the full post