Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Sultan Abu Bakar Museum

  Some shots of the beautifully landscaped Sultan Abu Bakar Museum
or fondly called Pekan Museum in the royal town of Pekan
which is yet to reopen as it is still under renovation
since October 2008!
I heard they haven't finish the interior yet
but i bet it will be nicely done to match the exterior.

 

Landscaped by Shoka Nursery of Kuantan
(Mr Ng,0129817433)


















An old police APC and a ex-navy Wasp helicopter
are some of the exhibit outside.



My sons posing with the new addition,
horses sculptured from wooden logs.
Pls don't try to climb on it as it's quite fragile.



A small boat by the Pahang River.







View Sultan Abu Bakar Museum in a larger map

18 comments:

Kamsiah Yusoff said...

wah...first time U publish entry yg ada pic anak2 U..:)
like father like son..

syiela said...

anak ke... hensem :)

Duncan D. Horne - the Kuantan blogger said...

You've got some lovely photos there Thomas! When I used to bus to Singapore I always passed by this museum in Pekan.
Come over and support me against bullying today at my blog: Duncan In Kuantan

Navaneetham Krishnan said...

Great place, so clean and well maintained. Should go more of seeing my own country in the future rather than traveling overseas.

~Beb~ said...

d90? no filter?

-tikah- said...

cantik nye..!!

thomas said...

Kamsiah,
Gambar tu pasal nak tunjuk kuda kayu tu,
satu shot je yg ada.

thomas said...

syiela,
Yah,anak2 saya,ada seorg lagi yg sulung(SPM tahun ni)

thomas said...

Nava,
That's why i like local travel
but i will be going to check on the Plain of the Jars
in Laos at the end of this mth.

thomas said...

Beb,
It's a D90 with UV filter but using light HDR technique
where i take 3 shots of different exposure
and merge them with photoshop cs5
and i edit also with Picasa 3.

caliph shuriken said...

simple tapi menarik tempat ni ^^

puteri kasih said...

cute kids you have bro :)

Cikgu Bada said...

bersih,,sejuk mata memandang

Wak Gelas™ said...

mula2 wak baca title ingat muzium sultan abu bakar kat JB.. ehhhee, nice shots

Cheqna said...

I'd like to visit Pekan one day.

Very nice looking place..now I have two museums to visit, one in Seri Menanti N.S and another one is here but I'll wait till this is finished.

:-)

Cheqno said...

"under renovation since October 2008!"- lama tu ...satu lagi projek ...he.he.he.

Anonymous said...

muzium sultan abu bakar ini telah dibuka kepada pengunjung sejak akhir bulan oktober 2012. Jemputlah datang melawat...

Noor Mala Shahar said...

balas kunjungan

save 22...

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