Ipoh Geological Museum was to keep the reference specimens results from the study conducted by the geology department at once known by the name of the Geological Survey Department. The result of the upgrade process conducted in 2009, has a fresh new geological museum houses nearly 700 specimens of rocks together with the results of Minerals and Geoscience Department Malaysia. This five star Museums often become the reference point of the precious rock fans (semi precious stone) and researchers especially geologists from all over the world.
In addition to yield interesting exhibits, architecture, colonial buildings occupied by geological museum was also a focus of attention and tourists to the state. Building built circa 1956 operations center also houses the Department of Minerals and Geoscience Department Malaysia (Technical Services Division, JMG) of the oldest departments established since the time of British rule in Malaya. Perak .