Central Market - Kuala Lumpur
Central Market is geographically located at latitude 3° 8' 43" North of the Equator and longitude 101° 41' 44" East of the Prime Meridian on the Map of Malaysia. Central Market or Pasar Seni is located not far from Chinatown. It used to be a wet market, where fruits and vegetables were on sale, but later it has been reconstructed into a two-storey bazaar, where you can find a great selection of handicrafts from all over South-East Asia. This Art Deco building by architect/engineer TY Lee began construction in 1936. Central Market was layouted to align with the street pattern. No two facades are alike but the whole is held together by the unifying treatment of the windows and doors. The stepped entrance design as well as the strong moulded frieze, which runs along just below the roofline, is repeated on the sides. The ornamentation in the form of the wrought iron panels of interlocking rings, above the doorways. It is by Hang Kasturi, J, near Medan Pasar, J, near Pudu, Lbh, near Cheng Lock, J, near Hang Lekir, J. The following locations related to it are represented by the nearest distances for a beam of light to travel and may not be nearest by road.
Winsin Hotel Chinatown is about 0.1km, Dragon Inn is about 0.2km, Swiss Inn is about 0.3km, Furama Hotel is about 0.4km, Ancasa Hotel is about 0.4km. These are places to stay (hotel, service apartment, inn) located near Central Market.
Central Market is about 0km, KL General Post Office is about 0.2km, Petaling Street Bazaar is about 0.3km, Kotaraya is about 0.3km, Sinar Kota is about 0.3km. These are places to shop (shopping mall, shop houses) located near Central Market.
Shophouses along Jalan Hang Kasturi is about 0km, Market Square is about 0.2km, National Historical Muzium is about 0.3km, Islamic Arts Museum is about 0.7km, Butterfly Park is about 0.8km. These are places of interest (attraction) located near Central Market.
SMK Confucian is about 0.5km, SEGi College KL is about 0.5km, Methodist Boys' School Kuala Lumpur is about 0.6km, SJI KL is about 0.7km, St Johns Primary School is about 0.7km. These are places of learning (school, college, university) located near Central Market.
Dataran Merdeka is about 0.4km, Small City Park is about 0.6km, KL Lake Gardens is about 0.9km, KL Orchid Garden is about 1km, Padang Merbuk is about 1km. These are parks, playgrounds, open fields or commons located near Central Market.