The great artiste P.Ramlee was a name that was synonymous with the growth of the music and film movement in Malaysia during the 50’s era.
Until today, his films and songs are still very much a favourite of the newer generations. Seeing how extremely special P.Ramlee was, the National Archive of Malaysia decided to renovate his former home to be transformed into the Pustaka Peringatan P.Ramlee or the P. Ramlee Memorial was officiated on the 22nd March 1986.
The objective of erecting this memorial is to commemorate the work and contributions of the late P.Ramlee in the movie industry of Malaysia thus encouraging continuous research in the areas and aspects of Malaysia’s arts and culture.
The displays shown are according to themes to allow easy viewing for the patrons to learn about the late P.Ramlee a little closely. Themes available are Sepintas Lalu, Biografi, Kenali P.Ramlee, Era Kebangkitan, Irama dan Lagu, Dunia Filem, Anugerah, Sepanjang Riwayatku, Al-Fatihah and P.Ramlee Yang Ku Kenali.
Tuesday – Thursday
10.00 am – 5.30 pm
10.00 am -12.00 pm
3.00pm -5.30 pm
The Pustaka P.Ramlee Memorial Library is closed every Monday except during school and public holidays. Admission is free.