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Malacca Heritage Centre

Jonker St, Malacca, Melaka, Malaysia
+60 14-641 0699
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The Malacca Heritage Centre is a place untouched by time, where a unique heritage has been meticulously maintained. A museum that is still a family and ancestral home, it is filled with the objects and spirit of the Peranakan culture of Malacca, as it has been for more than a hundred years.
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  • Very good48%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“history” (34 reviews)
“museum” (18 reviews)
Jonker St, Malacca, Melaka, Malaysia
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Reviewed 20 June 2017

Let this centre take you back to Melaka's history. Worth 10-15mins taking a look inside, airconditioned so it's a good way to cool down too!

Thank 金钱 倩
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Malacca is a distant memory I keep . It was part of the history classes we've had all throughout high school. So when I walked the streets and did the river cruise I was transported back not only to my high school history classes but...More

Thank mom511
Reviewed 24 May 2017

by taking a ride or walking alone the street of Melaka proper town you can see lots of old buildings, that they reserved, soveniers to have with you and take a picture with those old houses build 50's

Thank edendarnaranggu
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

spent 3 nights in malacca and visited this place, really interesting and you should put this onto your itinarary.

Thank Stephen161
Reviewed 14 April 2017

This is just one of the many places you must put on your schedule to visit. The 'home' and 'history' of the World famous Chinese settlement in Malaysia.

Thank Tigger0161
Reviewed 29 November 2016

This museum tucked away in a side street opens up into two floors depicting the fascinating story of the history of Malacca. Helpful and interesting staff who explained everything. The cafe was good too. Well worth a visit

1  Thank cheritonlodge
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Old heritage building in malacca. nice old building to visit. you can walk here and cycling in this are

Thank zkmdidi
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

Not to be confused with other museums, this one is a private initiative, and deserves credit and mention. A private home, in the Chua Family for several generations, it is a fascinating insight into the lives of the Baba Nyonya people of old Malacca. Totally...More

2  Thank Travel-Luxe1
Reviewed 11 April 2016

Loved the old heritage buildings. Make sure to walk every little street. You will find suprises everywhere. And do not miss the little river walk, lovely little cafés and bars there.

Thank I H
Reviewed 5 April 2016

Malacca Heritage Centre, a place that not only with heritage view, buildings but also full with delicious local cuisine , shops,and a lot of visitors!!

1  Thank laikaum
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