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Malacca Sultanate Palace

Jalan Kota, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
606 282 6526
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Really Interesting and Enjoyable

The Sultans Palace is well worth your time if you are in Melaka. It us a beaiwooden building... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Dublin, Ireland

Really interesting and inexpensive, liked learning about the different sultans, a great place to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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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 5 days ago

The Sultans Palace is well worth your time if you are in Melaka. It us a beaiwooden building, remarkable in its construction because not one single nail was used. Incredible really but they believe that nails are for coffins and to use even one in...More

Thank Bozeman-Dublin
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really interesting and inexpensive, liked learning about the different sultans, a great place to visit and avoid any showers.

Thank Markh36
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed the experience being a museum junkie. I wished there were more photos or items from the original Malacca Sultanate Palace. It would also be great if there were more activities or interaction as actually there's more to the Palace. Could show replica or Royal...More

1  Thank ssudistira
Reviewed 4 weeks 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 5 weeks 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 27 June 2017

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

2  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
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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