Pasir Salak Historical Complex

Time seems to stand still in this little village beside a slow river. Pasir Salak is well-known for its ancient Malay architecture and craft: every wooden house is decorated With intricate traditional designs and nature inspired motifs. Here, too, stands the memorial dedicated to the historical incident in which the first British Resident in Perak, J.W.W. Birch was slain by the late Maharaja Lela, Dato’ Sagor and Si Puntum. There are also two Kutai House’ (Perak traditional house) inside the complex. These houses would display various, local historical and Malay culture artifacts.

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