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Malacca Sultanate Palace: Tours & Tickets

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This landmark palace has been carefully restored using ancient nail-free construction. A cultural museum is also on site.
Jalan Kota, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
606 282 6526
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Malacca Sultanate Palace Tours and Tickets
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The best bit of the palace, for us, was the exterior look of it, set in its grounds. Looks great. The interior displays weren't really our thing.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Harrison-F-Carter
Reviewed 6 September 2019 via mobile

This is a great place to visit if you are interested in history of Malacca. There are lots of information on the founding of Malacca and key historical figures.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 24 August 2019

The Melaka Sultanate Palace building is a modern reconstruction of the ancient palace of the Melaka Sultanate. It showcases the history of the region. Nice gardens.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank ochassot
Reviewed 31 July 2019

The only place where you will spend more than 10 minute to visit and not been disturb by tourist taking selfie . If you really like history , actually you will learn about Melaka kingdom .

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank tony01Denpasar
Reviewed 29 July 2019

Impressive building and very informative displays within of the time when Malacca under the Sultanate and that era of early Malay rule. Worth an hour of your time.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Michael C
Reviewed 21 May 2019

Very ornate and well maintained timber building. It was interesting to visit however the displays are quite static and do need some new technology to 'bring it alive'. The grounds are pleasant however the gardens could be presented much better as there needs to be...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank TasmaniansOnTour
Reviewed 20 May 2019

The museum is a good place to escape from the sun or rain for a short break. The building is an impressive reconstruction and the history that is shared is interesting.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank acline2771
Reviewed 13 May 2019 via mobile

The Sultan of Malacca does not reside here. Staff at the ticket booth gave us incorrect information. The palace presents history of brave warriors, exhibits the Sultan’s court and bed chamber, table ware, jars and dozens of knives/weapons, including those used for combat. Over a...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank ElsaCL
Reviewed 6 May 2019

I decided to get this destination quickly because I love history. After spending minutes I got a ticket to enter and started paying attention to. Indoor collections were diverse and enough to understand, I learnt alot. I highly recommend for cool air inside and good...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank levantam0906
Reviewed 7 April 2019

Although it looks old, its a full size replica of the original palace. Very well built and the history is interesting and well detailed

Date of experience: March 2019
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7 September 2017|
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Response from ruthandvern | Reviewed this property |
It is closed on Mondays and opens on Tuesdays to Sundays from 9am to 6pm.
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21 July 2016|
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Response from Kamalmo | Reviewed this property |
RM5 for local.
19 March 2015|
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Response from Valerie037 | Reviewed this property |
No dress code, but you have to remove shoes