Batu Kikir is also known as the birthplace of Pendita Za’aba (Zainal Abidin Ahmad), a renowned intellectual and wordsmith in Malaysia. He is the first and only ‘Pendita’ in the country. In Batu Kikir, a museum dedicated to the legacy of Pendita Za’aba has been built by the Negeri Sembilan government and is open to the public. Known as Teratak Za’aba, the traditional kampung-house structure was constructed at Za’aba’s birthplace, Bukit Kerdas in Batu Kikir.The gallery featured various exhibitions about Zaba : From His upbringing, education, literary works and the legacy he left.
Kampong Bukit Kerdas, 72100 Batu Kikir, Negeri Sembilan