Situated on an elevation overlooking the famous LAKE GARDEN and Esplanade and just 5 minutes from the town center stands THE NEW CLUB, TAIPING. In the background, another landmark, Bukit Larut and the Taiping Prison.
One can say that "THE NEW CLUB" deserves a place in history, being one of the oldest clubs in the country and even having its a road named after it, New Club Road.
In 1881, Perak Club was founded. It was a focal point of social life in colonial Taiping.