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Petronas Art Gallery (Galeri Petronas)

Our rating:

After the National Gallery, this is the best place to see contemporary art in KL.


Photo of Petronas Art Gallery (Galeri Petronas)

As well as offering a showcase for Malaysian and international artists, Galeri Petronas (10:00-18:00, Tues-Sun; free admission) also runs a wide range of educational programmes to boost the understanding and appreciation of art.

Owned and managed by Petronas, the cash-rich national oil company, the gallery is also a major buyer of contemporary art, as well a sponsor of local artists.

The convenient location in Suria KLCC is another factor in its favour. The only problem is with the website, which seems to have a permanent problem. For the latest information, it’s best to access the Facebook page.


Petronas Art Gallery (Galeri Petronas)
Level 3, Suria KLCC, Jalan Ampang, KLCC
10:00-18:00, Tues-Sun
T: (03) 2051 7770 
http://www.facebook.com/pages/GALERI-PETRONAS/209794629088791
Admission: Free

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