Kuala Lumpur - Museums
Maybank Numismatic Museum
The Maybank Numismatic Museum is located on the first floor of
Menara Maybank at Jalan Tun Perak. It is situated near Pudu Raya Bus
Terminal in KL.
Set up in 1988, the Maybank Numismatic Museum was set up to preserve the country's currency heritage. It houses an impressive collection of coins and notes from the time of early Malaya until the present day.
There is a collection of local and regional coins and notes, and interestingly,
some dating back to the Melaka Sultanate. The museum also serves
as a centre for research into Malaysia's numismatic history.
Visitors are not allowed to take photographs, but there are postcards
and brochures depicting the collection.
100, Jalan Tun Perak, 1st Floor, Menara Maybank, Kuala Lumpur (Situated
near Pudu Raya Bus Terminal).
As of September 2012, this museum is closed to the public for renovations.No
exact reopen date is known.