|Places of interest
nature and adventure
| Birch memorial clock
this is a familiar and prominent landmark in ipoh. It is a clock
tower erected in memory of the late j.w.w birch, the first british
resident of perak who died in the line of duty at pasir salak on
2.11.1875. The square tower comprise a potrait bust and four panels
illustrating the growth of civilisation.
a visit to bukit keledang forest resort is a must for all nature
lovers. The local radio & television malaysia (rtm) station is
situated at the top of the hill. Enjoy tracking amidst the lush
greeneries and experience the peace and tranquility of nature's
blessings. You'll find a dip in the rapit waterfalls a totally
refreshing experience. All this natural beauty, and more only 20
minutes away from ipoh.
this beautiful waterfall is one of many popular local waterfalls in
the state of perak. The refreshing atmosphere and the sounds of the
cascading waterfall give this place a unique charm of its own.
While some may picnic along its banks, many could not resist taking
a dip in the ice-cool mountain water.
looking for a church? well, you can find chendrong church in jalan
4-5 lorong ketiga,
jalan kinta village,
31000 batu gajah,
perak darul ridzuan
just located in ipoh, you can find church of praise for christians
to perform their prayer. no: 27, persiaran industri rapat,
perindustrian ringan sri rapat,
perak darul ridzuan
tel : 05-313 4511 / 313 4307 fax : 05-313 4608
| Darul ridzuan
situated at jalan panglima bukit gantang wahab the darul ridzuan
museum is the only museum in the city of ipoh. Built some 80 years
ago by rich tin miner, it now houses an interesting collection of
historical artifacts on tin mining, nature history and the city of
ipoh. Visitors to the museum can also explore an underground air
shelter within its premises which was built by the owner raid prior
during world war ii.
opening hours : 9.30am to 5pm (daily including public holidays)
closed on sunday. Admission is free.
tel : 05-253 1437