Kedah Paddy Museum

Location: Kedah

Location Info

Address: Gunung Keriang, Alor Setar Kedah, Malaysia

District » Alor Setar


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.