Craft Complex

Craft Complex

There are two craft centres in Malaysia. One is located in Kuala Lumpur and the other in Langkawi. Known as Kompleks Kraf, the Malaysian handicrafts showroom act as a 'One Stop Centre' for tourists to purchase local souvenirs.

The craft complex in Kuala Lumpur is a stone throw's away from Bukit Bintang area, a famous shopping district in the city. Strategically located, the centre offers numerous souvenir items that are uniquely Malaysian. The choices are abundance. You'll get to choose ceramics, batik clothing, wooden ornaments and a lot more.
Kompleks Kraf is also a focal point for various organisations to promote the local crafts industry and to showcase their products. If you're here, don't just shop, check out the numerous activities conducted at the complex.

You'll get to see demonstrations of batik drawings, songket weaving and ceramic making. Batik and songket are traditional fabrics used in making Malay costumes. Special programmes such as the Crafts Fair and Orang Asli (the indigenous) Handicrafts are also held at the complex. And when you're here, do participate in the interactive activities to experience of how, for example, batik drawing is done.

If you're in Kuala Lumpur, please make your way to :

Kompleks Kraf Kuala Lumpur
Seksyen 63,
Jalan Conlay
50450 Kuala Lumpur
Tel : 21627459

Kompleks Kraf Langkawi (Craft Complex Langkawi)

This complex is located on the legendary Langkawi Island in the north of Malaysia. It was built in 1996 and has the same objectives as the Kuala Lumpur Craft Complex. Besides handicrafts, Kompleks Kraf Langkawi also has craft education activities. These activities are usually held at Muzium Kraf, Muzium Lagenda Langkawi and Muzium Warisan, where craft demonstration, thematic demonstration as well as short courses of crafts making, are offered.

This complex is located at :

Kompleks Kraf Langkawi
Mukim Teluk Yu
Tel :04-9591913