Water Transportation Gallery
The Water Transportation Gallery is located in front of the Abu Bakar State Museum. It is a very interesting open boat museum. Water transportation played an important role in the past social and economic development of Pahang. The gallery features water transportation of various shapes, sizes and functions used in the Pahang seas and rivers back then.
There are several traditional boats replicas such as prau, koleks and sampans on displays. Each of them has unique characteristics such as colorful bows and interesting carvings. One even have the carving of the mythical beast heads. Original prau or sampans were usually made from the tree barks. The carving is usually carved out from big logs and tree trunks.
Image by : Wan Islahuddin Wan Ali
Tuesday – Thursday & Saturday – Sunday : 9.30 a.m – 5.00 p.m
Friday : 9.30 a.m – 12.15 p.m & 2.45 p.m – 5.00 p.m
Monday : Closed.
There’s no entrance fee.
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