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Taman Merdeka

Jalan Kolam Ayer, Johor Bahru 80100, Malaysia
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a very nice place to jog or simply hang around with friends. the place will be a bit busy in the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mardymaidin
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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
Free to Public Recreational Theme Park

This recreational patk is free entrance with theme - MERDEKA. All related country history are well... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
Lee C
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good36%
  • Average31%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible4%
1 May 2017
“Free to Public Recreational Theme Park”
29 Mar 2017
“Great Fountain Show at Night! But we don't know the schedule. And this place probably lacks or has no maintenance.”
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Jalan Kolam Ayer, Johor Bahru 80100, Malaysia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

a very nice place to jog or simply hang around with friends. the place will be a bit busy in the morning because people usually jog here but the view is nice...

Thank Mardymaidin
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

This recreational patk is free entrance with theme - MERDEKA. All related country history are well in place in the park. Very popular to local, especial during weekend/ public holiday. Come early to get parking

Thank Lee C
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We can see the dancing water (fountain) with lights.. It is as if the fountain is the equalizer bars, it follows the sounds that came from the speaker. But we don't know the schedule, sometimes there is no show at night when we came or...More

2  Thank Raja Joko M
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Located in the centre of Johor Bahru, nice place to jog in the morning and afternoon. On weekend there is group exercise near the stage. At night during weekend there is a musical fountain show at the lake

Thank zulrubai69
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

As with most of the things in Malaysia, at first nice and after that it becomes worse. No maintenance at all. Many things are damaged since several month, but who cares? Nobody! Boring place and a waste of time to go there.

Thank Andreas B
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

One of my favorites location, this time decided to bring my fellow colleagues for exercise and workout, 4 rounds approximately 5.0Km, good oxygen level, super nice place.

Thank Stephen L
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

A nice park with good ambience. However bring mosquito repellent just in case! :) Suitable for jogging as many people go there to jog.

Thank Alicia T
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Near to Nong Chik area that famous with many types of foodie hunting places. At Taman Merdeka, there are a lots of outdoor activity can be done with family or friends. There are jogging track and many trees & flower in this area. 1 of...More

Thank Nur Faizah J
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Best place for a jog or any outdoor activities. Suitable for old folks and also family. The best time to jog here is in the morning and also in the evening. There will be a lot of people there. However the man made lake is...More

Thank Ezyan N
Reviewed 4 June 2016

Nice children's playground opposite the museum Islam and UMNO museum. Take a break from sightseeing for the children to play. More suitable for younger children. Too few benches for adults to sit down though.

Thank youke_worldwide
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