Galeri Darurat Bukit Kepong (Emergency Gallery, Bukit Kepong)

The Emergency Gallery at Bukit Kepong is located at the old Bukit Kepong Police Station which incidentally was the “battle site” between the Malayan Police and civilians against the Communist terrorists. The incident was known as the “Bukit Kepong tragedy” where twenty-two (22) Malayan Police and civilians were killed while resisting and defending the Bukit Kepong Police Station against an estimated 180 Communist terrorists on 23rd February 1950. It was estimated 40 Communist insurgents were killed in the conflict. The Bukit Kepong tragedy is also known as the “Malayan Alamo”.