Kinta Tin Mining (Gravel Pump) Museum, a fairly new attraction in Kampar, was unfortunately closed for the day when I was in town recently. Located along Jalan Batu Karang just at the junction to Bandar Baru Kampar (Kampar New Town), it is difficult to miss.

Kinta Tin Mining Gravel Pump Museum

entrance to the museum

Visitors to the museum can retrace the tin mining history in Kinta Valley, particularly in Kampar, one of a handful of small towns in Perak with the richest tin deposits.

I will make a second visit to the museum and update this post with more photos, in due time.

Kinta Tin Mining (Gravel Pump) Museum
Add: Lot 126026, Jalan Batu Karang, Taman Bandar Baru, 31900 Kampar, Perak.
GPS Coordinates: N 04° 19.584’ E 101° 08.787’

Tel: +605-4662632
Fax: +605-4664885

Opening hours:
Mon – Fri: 9am – 1pm
Sat, Sun & Public holidays: 9am – 4pm

Admission is free of charge.

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