The Crown was designed by the late Sultan Abu Bakar in 1886 and made by the jeweller J.W. Benson in London. The Diadem is smaller than the Crown and was designed for the Royal Consort. In 1925, Sultan Ibrahim consented to modifying and enhancing the Diadem by adding five large diamonds, each weighing roughly 18 carats.
Dataran Tanjung Emas, Muar (11 September, 2016) Dataran Tanjung Emas (GPS: 2.04671, 102.5551) is a public square within Taman Tanjung Emas. The centrepiece is a pavilion with a tower overlooking Sungai Muar. Since August, 2016, the pavilion has a mural called Bangsa Johor. On the river side of the square is a tall flagpole.
Muar Clock Tower is on the map of Muar Buy Your Long-Distance Bus Tickets Here! If you are planning to travel Malaysia and Singapore by bus, you can now purchase your long-distance bus tickets directly from Bus Online Ticket, where you get to check the schedule as well as price of tickets from various bus companies.
Muar Nan Hai Fei Lai Temple (GPS: 2.05002, 102.56999) is a Chinese temple in Muar, Johor. It is located on Jalan Maharani, which at one time, faces out to the riverbank of Sungai Muar. Now it faces the Muar Bentayan Bus Terminal. The Muar Nan Hai Fei Lai Temple is a Chinese temple dedicated to the Goddess of Mercy, or Kuan Yin.
The Muar State Railway In the late 19 th century Muar was the largest and most important district in the State of Johor and the first to be significantly developed. Parit Jawa was an important area under Muar due to its plantations of gambir, coconut, Pinang and other commercial plants.
Left: Courthouse. Top: Police Station. Bottom: Old Colonial Building. Opposite is the former courthouse, built in the 1920s in classic colonial style. It is currently vacant. Next door is the Muar police station, another heritage building still in use by the police.
Muar Walking Tour. Welcome to Malaysia Traveller's self-guided Muar Walking Tour, the best way to experience the highlights of Muar, Johor's royal town. Muar does not take up much space in travel guide books. Tripadvisor.com's page on 'Things to do in Muar' for example is blank.
Pasar Karat Santai, Kesang, Muar Kalau siapa-siapa tersesat ke Muar dan suka pula pada barang-barang antik dan lama, cuba-cubalah singgah di Pasar Karat Santai. Ianya terletak di lebuhraya AMJ (Alor Gajah-Melaka Tengah-Jasin) atau lebih mudah jalan dari Muar hendak menuju ke Melaka.
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