The Kuala Lumpur Tower, or Menara Kuala Lumpur, is the tallest sightseeing tower in Malaysia and the 7th tallest tower in the world with a height of 421 meters. Primarily used as a communications tower, Menara KL is also considered as one of Malaysia’s most recognizable landmarks, boasting tourist attractions such as an in-house aquarium, an open air observation deck and a revolving restaurant. From the top of Menara KL, one can observe impressive panoramic views of the entire city. In particular, the iconic 88-floor Petronas Twin Towers, the tallest twin towers in the world at the height of 452 meters, can be viewed up close as they are situated just a mere 2 km away.
In this Learning Experience, you will discover how ratio and proportion, when used in various ways, can be integral in terms of urban planning and architecture. It is suitable for Secondary Grade 4 learners and beyond.