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Malacca Sultanate Palace

Jalan Kota, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
606 282 6526
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Accidental stroll visit to the Palace. Need entrance fees but really know more about Melaka. Will... read more

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Eileena_2005
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Johor, Johor, Malaysia
Good museum

Even is replica, built with new wood, it's good to visit. If you are into history, you can learn a... read more

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Mirna P
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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.
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Jalan Kota, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
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606 282 6526
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"interesting building"
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"worth a visit"
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Reviewed today

Accidental stroll visit to the Palace. Need entrance fees but really know more about Melaka. Will need around an hour to go through the place. Some souvenirs sold outside the place.

Thank Eileena_2005
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Even is replica, built with new wood, it's good to visit. If you are into history, you can learn a lot. Costumes are nice. So it's garden.

Thank Mirna P
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Reviewed 4 days ago

someone imagined the sultan lived in a great big teak palace and built a replica, a bad replica. This is not well built and frankly I felt I had wasted 30 minutes of my life visiting it.

Thank jules i
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A visit gives you a historical view of buildings for a sultan and also a view of life in Melaka during many years and the importance of Melaka.

Thank Ulf H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited here and got a really good background into the founding of Malacca and Malaysia. Well worth a visit.

Thank mjjmac123
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

Lots to see inside. Architecture of the place itself is interesting. However, some of the exhibits are a bit old and dusty.

Thank nyalpi
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Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

This museum is actually more beautiful from outside but entrance quite cheap,the gardens are well maintained and exhibits good .This is a replica of palace though

Thank Flitz8
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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

This is a nice place to visit and doesn't cost a lot, 5 ringgit There is a LOT of information in there, too much at times. The displays in the side corridors and upstairs, particularly the costumes, were the most interesting part for us

Thank PipPaul W
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Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Actually, Sultanate palace was not on my list to visit when I was in Melaka. But when I accidentally walked pass it, the palace seems interesting so I went. It is definitely one of my favorite museums in Melaka. I love the architect and how...More

Thank TheNayzer
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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

A must visit museum to better understand the history of Malacca. The building is obviously a replica, with historical displays inside.

Thank Wui Keat C
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diongsengghee1978
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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Azleena A
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Response from Kamalmo | Reviewed this property |
RM5 for local.
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No dress code, but you have to remove shoes
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