Visit to HRH the Sultan of Selangor's Automobile Gallery

Event Archives - 2012 Events

The Oxford & Cambridge Society Malaysia was recently graciously invited by HRH the Sultan of Selangor for a private viewing of the Royal Automobile Gallery at Istana Alam Shah, Klang on Saturday, 25 February 2012.

The Royal Automobile Gallery, located in the grounds of the Alam Shah Palace, displays the private collection of vintage luxury cars that have been used and owned by the Sultans of Selangor including a 1953 Rolls-Royce Silver Wraith used by Sultan Hisamuddin for Queen Elizabeth II’s Coronation and a 1936 Mclaughlin-Buick formerly owned by King Edward VIII and Wallis Simpson, dubbed "the Most Romantic Car in the World.”

The event schedule was as follows:

  • Date: Saturday 25th February, 2012
  • Arrival of Society Members at Royal Automobile Gallery car park: 9.45 am
  • Private Viewing of Royal Automobile Gallery: 10.00am-10.45am
  • Tea and Refreshments in Istana Alam Shah: 11.00am
  • Guided Tour of Istana Alam Shah: 11.45am-12.30pm

Almost 40 members attended this great day out and enjoyed the event greatly. We thank HRH the Sultan of Selangor for his generous hospitality.