Le Méridien Kota Kinabalu

4.2 (561 reviews)

Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens, Sinsuran, Kota Kinabalu, 88000, Malaysia   •  Weather:    •   Local Time:     •  Phone: (60) 8832 2222  

4.2

Timeless Arts and Culture

Sabah is rich in culture; with a blend of more than 30 ethnic groups which has given birth to hundreds more sub-ethnic groups through intermarriages. This integration of cultures has made Sabah a fascinating, discovery melting pot of cultures.

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Sabah State Museum & Heritage Village

Located just 10 minutes away from the city via bus or taxi, the Sabah State Museum is a family-friendly place showcasing traditional and native musical instrument, tools and rituals display. Also displayed are art galleries of the Sabahan's history, ethnography and archeological exhibits.

Mari Mari Cultural Village

Step inside and be fascinated by its various traditional homes of the Sabahan ethnic communities, their mesmerizing architecture, built by descendents of the tribes. Participate in the exciting and educational activities and excursions including simulating their lives and immerse in their rich culture.

Sabah Art Gallery

The Sabah Art Gallery has an intriguingly unique green building first of its kind in Sabah; a wakid, a local handicraft item that similarly functions like a pouch. The gallery was established in 1984, a platform to showcase, store and encourage local artworks as well as to promote the quality of art works and promote the appreciation of art in Sabah.

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Sabah State Museum & Heritage Village

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Mari Mari Cultural Village

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Sabah Art Gallery

KDCA Cultural Village

Be part in the native's cultural performances and witness the demonstration of how the paddy is processed using a traditional mortar called lesung. Participate in the traditional games as well.

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KDCA Cultural Village