Perak Museum, Taiping

Built in 1883, the Perak Museum is the oldest museum in the country. It houses an impressive collection of ancient weapons, aboriginal implements, ornaments and archaeological treasures. Also on display are artifacts from Perak’s rich historical culture and heritage. An excellent place to begin an in-depth study of the state and its past achievements. Visiting hours: 9.30 am to 5.00 pm. Admission – Free