Handicraft Village and Craft Museum

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Also known as “Balai Getam Guri”, the Handicraft Village and Craft Museum is located in the heart of Kota Bharu’s cultural zone, within walking distance from the Istana Balai Besar and Buluh Kubu Bazaar.

The Craft Museum houses many fine examples of Kelantanese craftsmanship.

A restaurant called “Balai Sulur Gadung” is located on the ground floor of the building, where visitors can savour some of Kelantan’s famous dishes.

The adjacent Handicraft Village provides visitors the chance to see just how these crafts are made. Demonstrations of traditional embroidery, songket weaving, batik printing, silver work and wood carving are carried out by skilled artisans. Their products are also on sale at the centre.

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The museum is open from 8.30am–4.45pm daily (except Fridays).

Located in the heart of Kota Bharu’s cultural zone, the Handicraft Village is a walking distance from the Istana Balai Besar and the Buluh Kubu Bazaar. It is easily accessible from Jalan Sultan and Jalan Hilir Kota.

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