Temporary service disruption due to Covid19.
In accordance with the Restriction Movement Order issued by the Malaysian Government on 16th March 2020, all foreign tourists and visitors are not allowed to enter Malaysia starting from March 18, 2020 until further notice.
Therefore, all visa facilities (VTR and VDR) of eNTRI, eVISA, VOA and Visa Malaysia (Stickers) to all foreign nationals are temporarily suspended with the decisions made effective March 18, 2020 until further notice. Any application for visa after the restriction date will only be processed pending on the government decision based on the current situation.
Kindly consider rescheduling your travel plan if your travel date is in between the restriction date.
We apologies for any inconvenience caused.
The Kedah State Museum is a great place to learn all about history and culture of Kedah.Kedah State Museum is located in Alor Setar, about 1 hour and 13 minutes drive from Penang, approximately 107 kilometres via the North-South Expressway.Kedah State Museum opens daily from 10am to 6pm and entry is free
The Kedah State Museum was built in 1936 and is the centre of knowledge about Kedah.With more than 1,500 years of civilization in the making, the state museum is home to tons of artifacts. This is a good place for visitors to learn about Kedah’s long history, dating back from the glorious Bujang Valley civilization between third century and twelfth century to the recent British colonial days. Visitors will be shown displays such as porcelain and ceramic wares from the ancient culture, as well as other prominent artifacts. One of the displays that visitors will be shown is the bunga emas, a gold sculpture of a small tree given annually by the early Kedah Sultanate to Siam as a tribute. Apart from historical and cultural relics of Kedah, the museum also houses artifacts / items of the royal family.