Opened in 1880, it is the first lake garden in Malaysia. Taman Tasik Taiping is a relatively large former tin mining site in the Klian Pauh or Taiping area over 130 years ago. Taman Tasik Taiping is the oldest former tin mine recreation area in Malaysia. This lake park was opened in 1880. Taiping Zoo is located in this lake park. The area of the lake park in the city of Taiping, reaches up to 62 hectares.