Masjid Negara or the National Mosque is the most distinguished mosque in Kuala Lumpur. It has a unique stylised, star-shaped dome representing the 13 states of Malaysia and the five pillars of Islam. It's 73-metre-high minaret stands impressively against the skyline. Within its beautifully landscaped grounds are pools and fountains. VIsitors are required to be appropriately dressed while visiting the mosque. Robes and headscarves will be provided for ladies.