Visitors looking for traditional handicrafts for souvenirs or gift items shall look no further.
At Kompleks Budaya Kraf, which is located at Jalan Conlay, an assortment of handcrafted pottery, wood carving, forestry products, textiles, embroidery and metalware are available at prices lower than elsewhere in the country.
The adjacent Muzium Kraf (Craft Museum) displays a variety of textile, ceramic, metal craft and weaved products. All the information of the production process are potrayed in diorama format complete with historical facts, technique and traditionally engineered equipment.
Among the processes shown are pottery making, intricate wood carving, silver-smithing, weaving songket cloth, stamping batik patterns on cloth and boat making.
The complex is open to public from 8.45am to 6.00pm daily.
You can get to the Craft Complex via the KL Monorail and disembark at the RAJA CHULAN or BUKIT BINTANG stations. From there, you can walk or take a short taxi ride to the complex. Public buses on route Jalan Conlay also stops here.