Merdeka Square is the colonial heart of Kuala Lumpur. It is situated in front of the Sultan Abdul Samad Building. Literally Independence Square, it was formerly known as the Selangor Club Padang. One of the site in Dataran Merdeka is the Music Museum.
You will be able to see the 100 metres flag pole which is reputed to be the tallest in the world. On a windy day, you will be able to see the flag of Malaysia being flown in full view at the square. This flag is the sixth tallest in the world after the ones in North Korea, Turkmenistan, Jordan, United Arab Emirates and Brazil.
The square is being maintained very well, it is clean and police officers roam around the area.
The entrance to Music Museum is free, you’ll just have to sign on their log book.