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Gallery C: Colonial Era
National Museum

The gallery led visitors to learn the history of the colonial era that took place in Malaya, Sabah and Sarawak. Among the foreign forces that once colonized the country were Portuguese, Dutch, British and Japanese. The gallery also shows the factors and effects of this colonialism that have seen changes to the political, economic and social aspects of society in the country. The replica of the Golden Flower which is a special gift delivered by Malay rulers in the north of the Malay Peninsular to the Siamese King in Bangkok is one of the collection attractions in the gallery.