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Address: 12, Jalan Banda Kaba, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
Phone Number: 62824770
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Beautiful Gothic Revival

Handsome Gothic Revival Church from the 1840s. Typical twin tower Catholic Church. nice interior. Located near the centre of Melaka and worth the visit.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 14, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Pretty plain interior but interesting history. The church is in easy walking distance from the clock tower.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

Handsome Gothic Revival Church from the 1840s. Typical twin tower Catholic Church. nice interior. Located near the centre of Melaka and worth the visit.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

You may find the building itself a bit leaning to its left when taking photos. Good to see it at night if you stay in Melaka, especially from the other side of the river.

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Beautiful, tranquil place. But I think they've had enough of visiting tourists. Signage near the side entrance says no photo taking. The church was near empty when I visited on a weekday afternoon, but a lady requested that I leave because this is only for Catholics. I apologised and left, and she shut the gate behind me.

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Nice church to take a quick photo. Try taking photo fro the side of the river, and you will find that the church is slanted. Either church is slanted or the ground near the river is slanted.

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Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Historical building, built by the Portuguese. Didn't find it outstanding, but a nice church to take some pic. Thats all.

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Bandung,Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Visited the St.Francis Xavier Church on 1 May 2015. Located in a quiter side of Melaka , on Jalan Bandar Kaba near Jalan Laksamana. The St.Xavier Church could be seen from the opposite of the Melaka river , and lights are illuminated this church at night. Beautiful architecture inside out , with an old organ inside the church facing the... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Just very beautiful and peaceful. I always love those architecture buildings. Is also a walking distance from Jonker street as well.

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

i did not find anything interesting in this church. It is just a normal church(atleast for me), just like many other churches in Kerala, India. Located at a busy street

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

The road in front of the church is very busy and I passed there when arrive Malacca. But the place is much quieter than Christ Church as there wasn’t any tourist around. It is a beautiful church but I only saw it from the outside because it was closed around 17:00 when we went there. The facade is very beautiful.

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