Revitalisation of urban public space in Core Zone, George Town World Heritage Site
(GTWHS) is a mechanism to redevelop the public space area in accordance with the development
growth and population. This paper has discussed the revitalisation factors in creating
a great urban public space. The main objectives of this study are : 1) to identify
urban public space characteristics which is significantly for revitalisation purposes,
and 2) to derive the more functionally public space that fit the modern urban life.
A combination of method was applied, including quantitative and qualitative method.
It has been concluded that it is important to revitalise urban public space through
planning and urban management.