Padang Merdeka

Padang Merdeka at Kota Bharu, Kelantan is more popularly known to the locals as Padang Bank. The Padang Merdeka used to be part of the Kota Kebun Menseta, the administrative centre for Kelantan for 42 years during the reign of Sultan Muhammad I and the first few years of Sultan Muhammad II's reign. Kota Kebun Menseta was destroyed in a natural disaster.