Istana Budaya

Ministry of Tourism & Culture, Malaysia
8am - 5pm (Monday to Friday)
8.30am - 12am
Kuala Lumpur
Indoor
2001
  • Venue Description
  • Contact Information
  • Venue Location And Accessibility
  • Floor Plan
  • Food & Beverage
  • Health & Safety
  • Facilities
  • Offsite Catering Services Provided
  • Technical Requirement
  • Suitability of Venue

The Istana Budaya or the Palace of Culture, founded in 1999, is Malaysia's main venue for all types oof theatre including music theatre, operetta, classical concert and opera from local and international performances. It is located next to the National Art Gallery on Jalan Tun Razak in the the heart of Kuala Lumpur.

Istana Budaya - Contact Information

Contact no.: 
+603 4026 5555
Fax no.: 
+603 4025 5975
Event Personnel
Name (EP): 
Ms. Hidayatul'Ein Bt Mohd Azmi
Contact No. (EP): 
+603 4026 5555
Operations Personnel
Name (OP): 
Mrs. Faridah Hanim Bt Mohd Zin
Contact No. (OP): 
+603 4026 5555
Sales and Marketing
Name (SM): 
Ms. Hidayatul'Ein Bt Mohd Azmi
Contact No. (SM): 
+603 4026 5555

Istana Budaya - Location & Accessibility

Address: 

Jalan Tun Razak

50694 Kuala Lumpur

Parking bays for cars: 
No
Parking bays for coach: 
No
Nearest Parking Facilities: 
Street Parking and Outdoor Car Park
Valet Parking: 
No
Distance from City: 
5.6km
Distance from Airport: 
62.49km
Nearest landmark: 
Balai Seni Visual Negara. Distance: 1.3km
GPS Coordinates: 
3.174228,101.7035251
Various public transportation options to and from Venue: 
  • Taxi
  • LRT - Titiwangsa
  • Bus - 114
Lifts and Staircases: 
Yes
Stairs & Excalators
Clearly signposted: 
Yes
Easy to get on and off: 
Yes
Lifts
Able to accommodate how many no. of pax: 
10-15 persons
Light indicators used to show floors: 
Yes
Map to/of venue: 

Istana Budaya - Floor Plan

Number of Pax: 
1001-3000
Function Chart ?: 
Yes
Function Chart: 

Function Space Dimensions and Capacity Chart (in metres and square metres)

Room Dimension
(L x W)
Size (m2) Ceiling Height Theatre Tiered + Flat Floor Seating Classroom Banquet CoCktail
Without stage
Panggung Sari         1386      
Lambang Sari         280      
Seri Nilam           70 60  

 

Floor Plan: 

Istana Budaya - Food and Beverage

Cuisine: 
Western
Chinese
Malay
India
Status: 
Halal
Menu Sample: 
Set
Buffet
Cocktail(lunch & dinner)
Beverage
Cost per bottle/crate/can/etc: 
Not available
Minimum Guarantee Cost
Indoor: 
RM15,000.00
Type of Table ?: 
Yes
Type of Table Oblong Square Round
Table Size Available upon request, please contact the venue for more information.

 

Table and chair ?: 
No
Cutleries: 
Glass
Panel for offsite catering: 
No
In-house restaurant/cafe/fine dining: 
No
Centre pieces
Centre pieces: 
No
Chargeable: 
No
Restriction: 
  • Strictly no food and drinks allowed inside Panggung Sari and Lambang Sari. Event Organisers can have food serving at foyer and meeting room.
  • No alcohol

Istana Budaya - Health & Safety

Certification: 
Insurance (Public Liability)
Halal (JAKIM)
Floor load: 
1714 pax
Security: 
CCTV
Security - surrounding
Disable facilities: 
Yes
Precautionary measure: 
Emergency Exits
Fire extinguishers
Mosquito repellent

Istana Budaya - Facilities

In-house provisions: 
Air-condition
Outdoor Areas: 
No
Stage Platform: 
Permanent
Column-free: 
Yes
Flooring: 
Carpet
Wood
Tile
IT Services: 
High-speed internet connectivity (wired or wireless)
AV equipment
Advertising/Marketing Facilities: 
Yes
Existing Ticketing Booths: 
Yes
Existing Information Desk: 
Yes
VIP Holding room: 
Yes
No. of Pax (VIP Holding room): 
2 rooms
Media Centre: 
No
No. of Changing Rooms: 
Yes
In-house Entertainment ?: 
Yes
In-house Entertainment Band. Genre of music played DJ. Genre of music played Dance. Type of dance
No. of pax No No Stage Performance

 

Existing F&B outlets: 
Cafe
Restaurant
Existing Convenient/Merchandise Store: 
0
Existing Toilet units available: 
Male. No. of units - 48 / Female. No. of units - 48
Ramp and Toilet (Disable Friendly ?): 
Yes
No. of Units (Ramp & toilet): 
6
Toilet Conditions: 
Good
Canopy / Marque
Size: 
Available upon request, please contact the venue for more information.
Additional Information: 
  1. High speed internet connections (wired or wireless) is only available at the foyer area
  2. Approval from Authority is required for events.
  3. Single event license is required
  • MACP & PPM

Istana Budaya - Offsite Catering Services Provided

Description: 
  • Allowed
Permitted on site
Panel Listing: 
No
Restriction: 
  • No alcohol
  • Only Halal Food

Istana Budaya - Technical Requirement

For Event Set-up: 
Approval from Authority
Build up days allowed
Build up days allowed: 
Yes
No. of day(s): 
Depends on the event
Chargeable: 
Yes
Rate: 
RM2,500.00 per day
Electricity Requirements: 
60 amp 3 phase
32 amp 3 phase
In-house AV provisions: 
Audio
Lighting
Video
Truss
Rigging requirements
Maximum weight load per point: 
1 tonne
Banner Hanging Points
No. of points: 
30
Category of Events:
Past Experiences