Stadium Merdeka, Kuala Lumpur

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Stadium Merdeka (English: Independence Stadium) is a stadium in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It has significance as the site of the formal declaration of independence of the Federation of Malaya on 31 August 1957 and the first modern building of the new nation. The stadium was the principal venue in Kuala Lumpur for celebrations and sporting events until 1962 when the Stadium Negara was built. In 2008, the Stadium Merdeka received the UNESCO Asia-Pacific Award for Excellence for Heritage Conservation owing to its cultural significance and embodiment of a unique independence declaration event.
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  • Excellent Location. The Stadium was also fine. But the toilets were in poor condition. It was an event & must be better prepared  more »
  • There is some construction works ongoing around the stadium at this moment. Not sure when will be completed  more »
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  • It's an iconic place but sorely in need of the upgrade that is currently being done. Some fascinating history and photos nicely displayed. Played a friendly football match here but was surprised by the slightly long, thick cow-grass. Even more surprised not to find showers in the changing rooms!
  • It was a outstanding performance of Bon Jovi, the great musician.

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