1001 Inventions: Discover The Golden Age Of Muslim Civilisation
31 Aug 2013 – 30 Apr 2014
1001 INVENTIONS is a leading and an award-winning international science and cultural heritage brand reaching over 60 million people globally is now touring in Malaysia for 3 years starting at the National Science Centre, Kuala Lumpur.
It is a very inspirational exhibition that shows the contributions of men and women of different religion and cultures working together in harmony to build a brighter and better future. The exhibition contents are designed to help inspire young people to pursue careers in science, medicine, engineering and the arts.
1001 INVENTIONS uncovers 1,000 years of science and cultural achievements from Muslim Civilisation spanning Spain to China from the 7th century onwards. It shows how those scientific achievements and contributions helped create the foundations of our modern world.
The Exhibition has over 60 exhibits and it opens a whole new world of scientific and technological information and findings through interactive high-technology that is exciting and engaging that appeals to children, adults, students and family audiences. It features people like Al-Jazari, Abbas Ibn Firnas, Ibn Alhaytham, Ibn Sina & Al-Zahrawi and many more scholars who invented things like spectacles, tooth brushes, musical scales, coffee, camera, surgical procedures, cancer treatment, cataracts, flight, food production, use of green energy and lots more!
1001 INVENTIONS first opened in 2010 has already received over 3 million visitors at blockbusters residencies in London, New York, Los Angeles, Washington DC, Istanbul, Abu Dhabi, Doha, Dhahran and Karlstag, Sweden. And now its Asian debut is in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
The exhibition won “Best Touring Exhibition, UK” in 2011 by MUSEUMS & Heritage Awards, Google sponsored MOSAIC Awards in 2010. The introductory film starring Sir Ben Kingsely won over 25 International Film awards from Cannes, London, Paris, Hamburg, New York and many others.
National Science Centre (PSN), Kuala Lumpur
Free Entry to the National Science Centre with every purchase of 1001 INVENTIONS tickets.
Opens daily from 9am to 5pm.
Adults @ RM20
Child (7-17yrs) / Students with ID @ RM15
Senior citizens @ RM15.00
Pre-school (4-6 yrs) @ RM6.00
Family Package (2 Adults + 2 Child) @ RM60
Group packages – please contact group packages team.
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Ms.Sabariah Daud: +6019 212 9880 / David Oh: +6019 382 7723 / Nicholas Cheah: 012 212 5699
For Group Packages: +6010 403 1001 / +603 7804 5122
Ministry of Tourism & Culture, Ministry of Education, Ministry of Science, Technology & Innovation and the Axiata Group Berhad.