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Malacca Sultanate Palace

Jalan Kota, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
606 282 6526
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Well Kept

Beautifully kept and well described for walking visitors. Some interesting artefacts outside the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
wendy s
History in a Palace

This is the place to go for a bit of history. The building is architecturally spectacular and is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Patrick L
Melbourne, Australia
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This landmark palace has been carefully restored using ancient nail-free construction. A cultural museum is also on site.
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good57%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Jalan Kota, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
606 282 6526

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautifully kept and well described for walking visitors. Some interesting artefacts outside the gates share story of independence and critical milestones.

Thank wendy s
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the place to go for a bit of history. The building is architecturally spectacular and is a well preserved park of Malacca history. The gardens are also a beautiful place to spend time in during a humid day here.

2  Thank Patrick L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not much to do. Its a very small palace. There is nothing much to explore. Just a place which you can cover for half an hour. Kids may like it

Thank Arpit M
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Inside this big house-on-stilts (which is a "replica palace" of the one lived by the Malay sultans of about 600 years ago) are these 3-D figures that are life-sized & indeed "life-like" (maybe made of wax) such as groups of traders from nearby lands (Javanese...More

Thank Myo M
Reviewed 10 June 2017

The structure of the museum is entirely made of wood and is a replica of the actual palace for the ruler of the Malacca Sultanate that existed before the arrival of the Portuguese. The museum has 3 storey, and it features the history and cultural...More

1  Thank Alvin_83
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

This replica of the Melaka Sultanate Palace was built perfectly nice. Visited here as trying to visit all the museum available at Melaka and the price for student as low as RM3 per person as I not mistaken. It was opened by Malaysia former Prime...More

Thank Achik N
Reviewed 27 May 2017

After a long walk around St Paul Church - Portadesantiago - I found this amazing place - replica of Sultanate's Palace. Its a great reconstruction - I found many like this in Indonesia, but this one is different. You can learn Malacca's history from the...More

Thank Melza793
Reviewed 26 May 2017

The reconstructed palace is classically made with no nails. The bottom floor shows what a general assembly would look like showing exactly where everyone would be seated by decree. The building does keep most of the heat out and windows are used to bring wind...More

1  Thank ruthandvern
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

The Sultanate Palace, nearby A'Formosa, is an interesting museum where you can spend a short while walking in the garden as well as exploring the wooden replica of a 15th century Sultanate's Palace. There are a few displays of inside setting out the history of...More

1  Thank Glen T
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

A very beautiful and special design/ architecture/ replica of Malacca Sultan Palace. Items display reflecting the century

Thank Lee C
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Azleena A
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