Kedah Paddy Museum
|| Gunung Keriang,
Alor Setar Kedah, Malaysia
The Paddy Museum in Kedah is located at Gunung Keriang nearby Homestay
Kg Jeruju which is just 8.84 kilometer away from Alor Setar Tower. Built
at the strategic area in Kedah, the museum is near to Zahir Mosque, 9.15 kilometer,
near to another attraction of Kedah, Alor Setar Tower. Situated in less than
10 kilometer from the Kedah Paddy Museum, tourist could reach Pekan Rabu or
would best known as Wednesday Market in international language.
Kedah Paddy Museum is locally and globally recognized. The paddy museum is
the fourth paddy museum to be opened in the world after Japan, Germany and
Philippines. The museum receives huge responses from both the local and
international tourist since its official opening in October, 2004. The
museum would indulge anyone to explore the paddy and history of Kedah
whether it is from the production to manufacturing the paddy.
The historical museum consists of three levels, displays the history and
production items related to paddy. The showcases of the museum is suitable
and being used for research and further development of paddy in the country.
The museum is a place that must be visited by anyone. Visitors may find
themselves some natural excavated crystal as souvenirs at Gunung Keriang
Recreation Park at the same location. Hotels are available and could be
easily found at the district. Varieties of selection are based on
personal preferences as offer.
Taxi is highly recommended for tourists in getting to the destination
or opt for driving a vehicle if possesses valid license. From North South Expressway,
take the Alor Setar Utara Interchange and follow the signboard along the
journey to reach the museum.