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World Heritage Site #1396 :: Archaeological Heritage of the Lenggong Valley

World Heritage Site #1396 :: Archaeological Heritage of the Lenggong Valley

State Party: Malaysia Name of the Property: Archaeological Heritage of the Lenggong Valley Geographical Coordinates: Cluster 1 [centre] – 5° 4′ 18.24132″N, 100’ 57″ 59.09544″E Cluster Z [centre] – 5° 8′ 1.71996″N, 100’ 58′ 54.28416″E Date of Inscription: 2012 Criteria: (iii)(iv) Property : 399 ha Buffer zone: 1,787 ha Ref: 1396 Local Weather Situated in […]

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Archaeological Heritage of the Lenggong Valley :: Location and Map

Archaeological Heritage of the Lenggong Valley :: Location and Map

Location Map(Lenggong Archaeological Museum) GPS Coordinates: N5.10106, E100.79647 Tourist Map

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The New Lenggong Valley Visitor Centre – UNESCO World Heritage Site By Citylab Design Studio

The New Lenggong Valley Visitor Centre – UNESCO World Heritage Site By Citylab Design Studio

The new Lenggong Valley Visitor Centre is a tribute to the local archaeologists, which through several decades of dedicated work, had brought the Lenggong Valley to the UNESCO World Heritage status. Findings like the 10,000 year old Perak Man’s skeleton and the 40,000 year old layer of the Toba volcanic ash were huge milestones. They, […]

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About Archaeological Heritage of the Lenggong Valley

About Archaeological Heritage of the Lenggong Valley

Archaeological Heritage of the Lenggong Valley is a serial nomination consisting of two clusters, Cluster 1 and Cluster 2, separated by Lenggong town. It is located in a valley between two mountain ranges, the Titiwangsa Range and the Bintang Range. Cluster 1 comprises the open-air sites of Bukit Bunuh and Kota Tampan combined into a […]

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Lenggong Archaeological Museum

Lenggong Archaeological Museum

The Archaeological Gallery of the Lenggong Museum is located at Kota Tampan Village, Mukim Temelong Lenggong. The museum is dedicated to display the results of the archaeological research carried out in the valley since 1987. It is the first and only museum now in Malaysia specializing in prehistoric archaeology. The museum consist of three galleries. […]

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More visitors to Lenggong Valley

More visitors to Lenggong Valley

UNESCO HERITAGE SITE: Work in progress to provide proper facilities for visitors and protect artifacts. LENGGONG: ONE year after the United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (Unesco) recognised Lenggong Valley as a World Heritage Site, Malaysia’s first prehistoric gallery has seen a significant increase in the number of visitors. Opened in 2003, the Lenggong […]

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Protect uniqueness of Lenggong Valley, says Nazri

Protect uniqueness of Lenggong Valley, says Nazri

The uniqueness of the Lenggong Valley archaeology site must be protected in order to maintain its recognition as a Unesco World Heritage Site. Tourism and Culture Minister Datuk Seri Nazri Aziz said that if the site was not well protected, the Unesco recognition, which was obtained in June 30 last year, could be retracted. “The […]

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