Petroleum Museum, Miri, Sarawak. - 4 Things to Know Before Visiting
About Petroleum Museum, Miri, Sarawak.
The Petroleum Museum is a museum in Canada Hill, Miri, Sarawak, Malaysia. The area no longer produces oil and has been declared as a protected historical site by Sarawak State Government.
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Miri Crocodile Farm Cum Mini Zoo
20.32km from Petroleum Museum, Miri, Sarawak.
Miri Crocodile Farm Cum Mini Zoo with more than 1,000 Estuarine Crocodile and Malayan Gharial in 22 acres landscaped setting with natural breeding enclosure and man-made sanctuary ponds specially carved out for the creatures.
Lambir Hills National Park
21.88km from Petroleum Museum, Miri, Sarawak.
The famed Lambir Hills National Park is located along the Miri-Bintulu road, 36 km south-west of Miri town in Sarawak, East Malaysia. There are around 1,173 tree species in the park alone, with 286 genera and 81 tree families making Lambir one of the more diversified forests in Malaysia.
TUSAN BEACH SUBIS
35.08km from Petroleum Museum, Miri, Sarawak.
Series of relatively narrow white sand beaches broken by rock outcrops and backend by a mixture of sandstone and limestone cliffs for its entire 11km length. The beach is home to a kind of algae that produce a glowing light when the water they are living in is disturbed by motion.
Billionth Barrel Monument
43.77km from Petroleum Museum, Miri, Sarawak.
Billionth Barrel Monument resides along the beach in Seria and is a symbol of achievement in Brunei’s oil production. The monument is located along the beach in Seria.
Gua Niah (Niah Caves) Entrance, Niah, Sarawak.
67.93km from Petroleum Museum, Miri, Sarawak.
Niah National Park provides some interesting and impressive sights. The area was a major center of human settlement as early as 40,000 years ago and features one of the world’s largest cave entrances, Palaeolithic and Neolithic burial sites and iron-age cave paintings.
Tasek Merimbun lake and Heritage Park
79.37km from Petroleum Museum, Miri, Sarawak.
Tasek Merimbun is the largest natural lake in Brunei and is surrounded by the 7800-hectare Tasek Merimbun Heritage Park.
Discover More Attractions in Sarawak, Home of Petroleum Museum, Miri, Sarawak.
The largest among the 13 states of Malaysia, with an area almost equal to that of Peninsular Malaysia, Sarawak is located in northwest Borneo Island and is bordered by the Malaysian state of Sabah to the northeast, Kalimantan (the Indonesian portion of Borneo) to the south, and Brunei in the north.