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Attractions to explore nearby Atkinson Clock Tower

Atkinson Clock TowerKota Kinabalu, 88400 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia

The Atkinson Clock Tower is the oldest standing structure in Kota Kinabalu. The clock tower was built in the memory of Francis George Atkinson, Jesselton's first district officer who died of Malaria or ‘Borneo Fever’ at the age of 28 in December 1902.

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Satay Legend Lok Kawi 10.12 KMs away from Atkinson Clock Tower

The Gaya Street is a street Sunday market area in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia. Considered as the Chinatown of Sabah due to many Chinese coffee shops and restaurants situated there.

Jesselton Point0.91 KMs away from Atkinson Clock Tower

Jesselton Point is the city's main ferry terminal, Situated north of downtown Kota Kinabalu. Formerly known as the Kota Kinabalu Ferry Terminal.

Kota Kinabalu Wetland Ramsar Site1.45 KMs away from Atkinson Clock Tower

The Centre is an important refuge and feeding ground for many species of resident birds, as well as several migratory bird species from Northern Asia. In addition, it is a breeding ground for marine life protected by the Fishery Department of Sabah.

Sabah State Museum2.48 KMs away from Atkinson Clock Tower

The Sabah Museum is the state museum of Sabah, Malaysia. The complex contains not only the museum proper, but also an ethnobotanic garden, a zoo and a heritage village.

Sabah State Mosque2.72 KMs away from Atkinson Clock Tower

Masjid Negeri Sabah is the state mosque of Sabah. The architectural design was by Arkitek Jurubina Bertiga, led by Dato Baharuddin Abu Kassim. The mosque was officially opened on 28 June 1977. The mosque can accommodate up to 5,000 worshippers at one time.

Double Six Memorial Park2.81 KMs away from Atkinson Clock Tower

The Double Six Monument is a memorial that marks the site of 6 June 1976 fatal plane crash known as the Double Six Tragedy bearing the first Chief Minister of Sabah, Tun Fuad Stephens, as well as six other State ministers.

Sabah Art Gallery3.25 KMs away from Atkinson Clock Tower

The Sabah Art Gallery is an art gallery in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia. Sabah Art Gallery is tasked with collecting, storing, preserving, interpreting and exhibiting both local and foreign works of art, so as to improve the quality and appreciation of art in the state.

Masjid Bandaraya Kota Kinabalu3.67 KMs away from Atkinson Clock Tower

Situated near the sea, this majestic white mosque boasts similar features to the Nabawi Mosque in Medina.The architectural design is based on the Nabawi Mosque in Medina, Saudi Arabia.

Kota Kinabalu City Mosque3.70 KMs away from Atkinson Clock Tower

The mosque is partially surrounded by a human-made lagoon. This has given rise to the nickname "The Floating Mosque".

Tun Mustapha Tower5.32 KMs away from Atkinson Clock Tower

Tun Mustapha Tower is a 122 meter, 30-story glass tower in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia. Inside housed an auditorium, two mini-theatres, exhibition foyer, a gymnasium, kindergarten and Research library. There is a revolving floor on the 18th floor, which slowly spins to give a complete view of Likas Harbour.

Gaya Island6.59 KMs away from Atkinson Clock Tower

Gaya is the largest island in the Tunku Abdul Rahman National Park and is covered with dense tropical forest. Several ridges rise more than 600 feet (180 m), peaking at 1,000 feet (300 m), along the backbone of Gaya Island.

Manukan Island8.50 KMs away from Atkinson Clock Tower

Out of the five islands making up Tunku Abdul Rahman National Park, Manukan Island is the most popular island and features the most developed tourist facilities. It is covered in dense vegetation and has hiking trails.