The Grand Old Lady


Canada Hill is a limestone ridge overlooking the town and offering excellent views of Miri and the surrounding area. The historical Oil Well No. 1, known as the “Grand Old Lady”, is situated on top of Canada Hill. It was here that oil was first struck by Sarawak Shell in 1910. Nowadays the site also houses a very well designed and interesting Petroleum Museum, which traces the history and technological development of the oil and gas industries in Malaysia.

It’s a place to drink.
It’s a place to see the night view of entire Miri city.
It’s a place to dine in (if you don’t drink)
It’s a place to go for hiking (evening)
It’s a place where you see the first oil well in Malaysia.

Canada Hill
98000, Miri