Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia

Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia

Opened in 1998, this Islamic Arts Museum has since become one of the world’s leading institutions dedicated to a field that is attracting more interest than ever.

Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia

Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia

Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia

Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia

With a floor space of 30,000 sq. m., a seamless continuity of light and space is maintained throughout the galleries and into the museum facilities.

Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia

Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia

Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia

Makluk-inspired fountain

A unique combination of contemporary international design and features taken from traditional Iranian and Central Asian architecture is used. The turquoise-coloured domes of the museum are now a landmark on the KL city skyline.

Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia

Kalyan Mosque and Mausoleum, Bukhara, Uzbekistan

Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia

Bibi Khanum Mosque, Uzbekistan

This museum is home to a vast collection that is representative of the entire Islamic world, from the Middle East to China, India and Southeast Asia.

Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia

Dome of the Rock, Jerusalem, Palestine

Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia

Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Complex, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Collections are exhibited according to geographical origin OR themes, such as Architecture, Jewellery, Textiles, Metalwork, etc.

Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia

Al Masjid-e-Nabawi, Saudi Arabia

Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia

Islamic art exhibition

The exhibits are rotated due to the expanding collections, so repeat visitors would also have a constantly changing experience. Photography without flash is allowed, but video recording is prohibited.

Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia

Islamic art exhibition

Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia

Islamic art exhibition

From now until May 10, 2014, the museum is hosting a contemporary Muslim calligraphy exhibition, Nun Wa Al Qalam. Calligraphic art work from 36 prominent Muslim artists from around the world are exhibited.

Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia

Islamic art exhibition

Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia
Add: Jalan Lembah Perdana, 50480 Kuala Lumpur.
Tel: +603-22742020
Fax: +603-22740529
Email: info@iamm.org.my
Web: www.iamm.org.my

Admission fee:
Adult: RM12
Others*: RM6
Child below 6: free
*visitors who are below 18 years old, students of Higher Learning Institutions and Senior Citizens (Malaysia)

Opening hours:
Monday – Sunday (including public holiday): 10am – 6pm

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