Built in 1985, the Museum complex is sited where the British North Borneo Governor’s Istana was once located. The Museum consists of the Main Building, Science and Education Centre and Heritage Village.
Inside are various Galleries housing Natural History, Ceramics, Ethnography and Archaeology exhibits, among others …
The Heritage Village on the Museum grounds where you can enter and experience different types of traditional houses of the various indigenous groups of Sabah. Cultural activities are held here from time to time.
*Picture-taking is only allowed outside the buildings.