The Mahkota Puri Palace in Klang was built in 1889 to replace the Istana Alauddin ( Bandar Palace ) in Jugra as the Royal Administration Centre. The ruling Sultan then, Sultan Alauddin Suleiman Shah, resided in this palace in 1903. When the Sultan passed away in 1938, Tengku Alam Shah was enthroned as the new Sultan.
During this time the Mahkota Puri Palace was demolished and replaced by the Alam Shah Palace. The new palace was built on the same site as Mahkota Puri Palace in 1950.
Istana Alam Shah (Alam Shah Palace) is the Sultan of Selangor’s official palace where His Royal Highness carries out his official duties as Sultan. All ceremonies involving the Selangor royalty are also held here. The palace is located in the south of the royal town of Klang. This historic palace is intricately designed with the Majestic of Malay royal architecture, and many royal events continue to be held here.
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Article Title: Istana Alam Shah : Selangor, Malaysia
Short Description: Istana Alam Shah is the official palace of the Sultan of Selangor, located in southern Klang, the royal town of the state of Selangor, Malaysia.
Author: Ruang-Ampon Buniad
Publisher - Orgnization: Asia Travel Gate
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