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Reviewed 1 week ago

Huge and imposing, visible from almost anywhere along the waterfront. According to the locals, you haven't properly visited Kuching if you haven't taken a picture with it. It's closed off to the general public though, you can cross a footbridge right up to it but...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank NMurphy101
Reviewed 1 week ago

The State building dominates the river and most of the views as you move around Kuching. Not able to visit but you can get fairly close. Cant walk around it either so just a sight from the main road but woth the trip. Especially as...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Billythefish1
Reviewed 24 September 2018

The Sarawak State Administration Centre unfortunately "imposes" itself on everything on the northern bank of the Sarawak River. The historic charm of Astana and Fort Margherita, in my opinion is tarnished by it`s presence.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank daf57
Reviewed 29 August 2018

This building, the parliament building, dominates the northern side of the Sarawak River opposite the Waterfront Promenade. It's a striking building during the day, but really becomes a piece of art/architecture at night when illuminated. Add this to the illumination of the Golden "S" Bridge...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 28 July 2018

This beautiful and huge building is the icon of Kuching. Located at the edge of Kuching River and lited up at night. It is on the other side of river but the new bridge Darul Hana Bridge will bring you there. Best picture especially at...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

It is impressive in daylight but we thought that it looked stunning at night as we looked across the river. A very impressive building.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank daveNewport
Reviewed 17 June 2018

This is a state Legislature building. This building is quite new. with a beautiful dome in yellow. This building is just beside the bridge that crosses the Sarawak river.. As I went there is in tghe evening, I just saw the beauty from outside.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Santhira S
Reviewed 30 May 2018

This building seems to dominate the waterfront in the city. It's design, we were told, was a combination of Malay, Chinese and ethnic styles. As a simple traveler, lovely as it is, it's design (and presumably cost) seems a bit 'over the top.'

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank BobBonHere
Reviewed 1 May 2018

A very beautiful and interesting building. It is very much modern Kuching and dominates the waterfront You can not help but see it.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Kevin F
Reviewed 20 March 2018

It could be seen as a bit of modern architecture alongside the river that adds flavour to the town by drawing on regional styles, or it could be seen as the monstrosity dominating the skyline and dwarfing Kuching's historic buildings. It's a statement of power...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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