Selfie museum with a dessert theme
Selfies are everywhere these days and celebrating that a Selfie Museum was launched in conjunction with Merdeka Day at Fahrenheit 88 Kuala Lumpur by Samsung Galaxy.
The museum features nine rooms with five Malaysian inspired desserts.
“We’re excited to launch the first-ever “Selfie Museum” at the very heart of Kuala Lumpur with our esteemed partners. The museum showcases 9 rooms filled with larger than life dessert themed sculptures for a fun-filled Instagram photo-taking day out.
“Visitors will receive five free desserts; Sirap cupcakes, Baskin Robbins ice cream, Pisang tarts, TeaLive bubble tea amongst others.
“It’s something new in Malaysia and the inspiration behind this is to allow Malaysians to experience a multi-sensorial journey from sight, touch to taste. We hope to bring Malaysians from all walks of life together to create special moments and memories.” said Selfie Museum director Sean Tan.
The “Selfie Museum” is 7,000sqft in size, sponsored by international and local favourite brands; Samsung, Pandora, Benefit Cosmetics, Baskin Robbins, Hotlink Red, TeaLive, llaollao, dUCk Scarves, and Lingham Chili Sauce.
Visitors can taste five Malaysian inspired desserts in five selected rooms while taking photos.
“Selfie Museum” Rooms:
“The Giant Cakes” Room by Pandora
This room displays a variety of colourful giant cake sculptures. Visitors will also get to choose a complimentary cupcake with a local flavuor twist; Sirap or Gula Melaka.
“Everything’s Sweet” Room by Benefit Cosmetics
Filled with eye-catching candies and dessert sculptures, this room adds a pop of colour in photos. Visitors will also get to enjoy soft and fluffy corn or lychee marshmallows as they walk through the beautiful “Fluffy Path” to the next room.
“Fluffy Path” Room
Welcome to the fluffy path – this room is about happiness, after a long day of celebrations and laughter!
“Ice-Cream World” Room by Baskin Robbins
The room presents a delicious life-size Baskin Robbins ice-cream cone and to top it off, visitors will receive a free scoop of Baskin Robbins Cold Brew Crunch or Cotton Candy.
“dUCkies Café” Room by dUCk Scarves
An insta-perfect café setting with a life-size ikat tepi Teh Ais. This room is ideal for everyone to take wefie photos together.
A magical life-size unicorn is the star of this super colourful rainbow room. Take a selfie with the adorable unicorn after its meal of yet another insta-worthy life-size durian sculpture!
“Super Happiness” Room by SAMSUNG Galaxy
Here is where visitors can go ba-na-nas and jump onto a life-size banana to take photos. The room also has 3 zones featuring different interactive experiences with the latest SAMSUNG Galaxy S9+.
“Splash Lab” Room by TeaLive & llaollao
A perfect combination of bubble-tea and yogurt inspired room. This room showcases a life-size sculpture of your favourite Malaysian bubble tea drink with giant pearls too! Visitors will receive a refreshing complimentary cup of Roasted Milk Tea with Grass Jelly to quench their thirst.
“Do-Nut-Stop” Room by Hotlink
Get a sugar rush photo moment amongst life-size donuts in this room. Visitors will also receive a free local flavoured tart; a choice of coconut or banana – so delicious, it’s sure to make you do-nut-stop savouring each bite.
Visitors can purchase Selfie Museum’s official merchandise to keep as a memento at the Fun Factory.
“The museum is designed to give the first ever multi-sensorial experience and only the best Instragram moments infused with Malaysian delights.
“We are delighted to work with Fahrenheit 88 and other amazing international and local brands to bring them to life in a creative, interactive, fun and engaging environment.
“We’d like to take this opportunity to express our sincere gratitude for their support and for being part of this project. We hope locals and tourists will enjoy their time here at the Selfie Museum,” said Tan.
Duration : 31st August 2018 to 28th February 2019 (6 months).
Operating Days : Monday to Sunday (including Public Holidays).
Operating Hours : 10:00am to 10:00pm daily.
Normal Ticket Price : RM45 per adult, RM30 per child (below 12yrs old).
Visitors can purchase their tickets online at www.selfie.com.my and receive RM5 discount.
In conjunction with Malaysia’s 61st National Day, Selfie Museum will be running a social media contest – #Selfielah #Selfietogether which starts from 31st August to 30th September 2018. Visitors are encourage to participate by taking a creative selfie and posting it on their Instagram with the hashtag #selfielah and #selfietogether to stand a chance to win special prizes such as the new Samsung Galaxy Note9 and many more on a weekly basis.