Miri City Fan
City Fan amphitheatre, public swimming pool, and library
Built in stages in the mid 1990s and completed by the late 1990s, Miri City Fan is a unique fan-shaped (when viewed from the air) urban civic public park, it is about 26 acres is carefully sited in the hub of sports, educational and cultural facilities of Miri. The City Fan is designed to create civic consciousness by the embodiment of several symbolic parks.
It is a world-class urban civic park with the setting for sport, educational and cultural activities. It includes a promenade, parkland, an amphitheater, musical fountain, a library and cultural center and various ethnic gardens. The 10.4-hectare park was accorded the country's best landscaped city park.
The City Fan consists of 10 areas, these include: Civic Center, Civic Promenade, Musical Fountain, Garden of Vision, Islamic Garden, Botanical Garden, Miri Multimedia Library, Formal Garden, Public Swimming Pool, Chinese Garden, and Health Garden, respectively.
PUSTAKA MIRI (Public Library)
Pustaka Miri is a two-storey building earmarked as one of the anchor nodes for the Miri City Fan. Located along the central axis to Dewan Suarah Miri (Miri Civic Centre), this horseshoe-shaped sandstone building with lighth green curtain walling is designed as a tranquil oasis acting as the symbolic apex of information technology in the civic heart of Miri Resort City.
The ground floor houses Multimedia Gallery with a special corner dedicated for Children. The first floor houses an auditorium, special collection area, and Information Resource Centre which overlooks the Miri City Fan's amphitheatre and Garden of Vision.
The basement floor houses the surau and a multipurpose room, which has a direct linkage to the amphitheatre.