Merdeka Square (Independence Square)

This iconic, green square is one of Kuala Lumpur's landmarks, with tours taking you on a journey that tells the story of the capital’s history. The Malaysian Federation’s flag was flown for the first time here in 1957, with significant buildings – including the National History Museum, Royal Selangor Club and Sultan Abdul Samad Building – in the vicinity. This lush square also hosts events and more.