10 things to do in KL this week

The ten biggest and best things to do in Kuala Lumpur this week
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By Time Out KL editors |

Looking for things to do? Read on for our guide to the week's best events. If you manage to tick off all ten, head back to our homepage for daily updates on the best restaurants, events and whatever else KL has to offer before our next hot list is published on Monday.

Publika Chinese New Year
Things to do

Publika Chinese New Year

icon-location-pin Publika, Solaris Dutamas

Publika has got your Chinese New Year celebration sorted, with a whole month of activities and performances for everyone. There will be a bazaar, workshops making ornaments, Chinese calligraphy, lanterns and more, as well as performances like face-changing operas, traditional Chinese instrument presentations and lion dances. This year's themed decor is Chinese opera masks, so expect to see the space decked out in various interesting and colourful masks. Check their Facebook page for updates.   

Badan Warisan Malaysia

Experiencing Pudu Jail's Graffiti

icon-location-pin Badan Warisan Malaysia, KL City Centre

The graffiti that lined the walls of Pudu Jail are a prominent symbol of the historical building. This exhibition – part of the Gallery Weekend Kuala Lumpur 2018 programme by Badan Warisan – showcases these graffiti by the prisoners and encourages discussion on what brought on this process of artistic narratives.