Did the tourist activity again, last time there when I was still in school..hehe..
The Tugu Negara or National Monument was erected in honor of the the fallen heroes of the 1st and 2nd World Wars, as well as the Malayan Emergency from the years 1948 to 1960. It is located on a hill next to the Malaysian Parliament House.
It is the world's tallest bronze freestanding sculpture grouping. The monument stands at 15.54m high, and is made up of a diorama of seven bronze human figures, atop an oblong base. Each figure at the National Monument denotes one of seven qualities:
Quick Facts :
~ Official Opening: 8 February 1966
~ Sculptor: Felix de Weldon (Austrian American)
~ Height of Sculpture: 15 metres
~ Area: 12 acres