Sultan Abdul Samad Building

Opposite the square is The Sultan Abdul Samad Building (named after the 4th Sulatan of Selangor - Sultan Abdul Samad ibni Raja Abdullah (1857-1898)) was built in 1897, and design by the architect A.C. Norman. Stretching 400 feet along Jalan Raja, the building was originally constructed to house the Secretariat offices of Selangor. It is now converted into the office of the Ministry of Infomation, Communication and Culture. At night the buliding is beutifully lit for a spectacle vide of the country's heritage building.