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St. Francis Xavier Church

12, Jalan Banda Kaba, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
62824770
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Ranked #17 of 68 Attractions in Melaka
Type: Religious Sites, Monuments/ Statues
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Crissier, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014 NEW

Beautiful Mid-Gothic Church. It is one of many that serves the Roman Catholic community in Melaka among other churches of other denominations. Beautifully structured from the outside and beautifully adorned on the inside. I made a special prayer here when I visited it and even before my return, my prayer had been fulfilled. We are now happier than we've ever... More

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Central Melaka District, Malaysia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

The pillars. The columns. ...... This church host the largest number of people on Good Friday and many travelers have sing praises

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

It was Merdeka Day, English mass started a bit late due to the parade but was serenaded by the visiting Filipina Choir from St John's Cathedral, KL. Singing was beautiful

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malacca city
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The place of worship by catholics and also non christians. Very old church and very beautiful.It is situated in the city center.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Almost in ruins, lots of tourists around this place. u can buy some souvenirs here, but be aware, u need to bargain. some good drawings as well.

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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51 reviews 51 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

lovely location, nice quaint church and full of life with the small shops around. A must do if in Melaka

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Singapore, null, Singapore
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15 reviews 15 reviews
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Beautiful artwork, though we couldnt go inside as a family thingy was going on. Still a good place to visit

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Central Melaka District, Malaysia
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57 reviews 57 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

It bring old memories that can't forget from structure of building and designs/work that cremated 100 year ago.

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Bali, Indonesia
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

I don't know why people are so overrating this church, there's absolutely nothing spectacular about it. I know its historical and is probably the only existing so called "gothic" style in Malaysia but there's nothing amusing about the site. It's not a bad church, but you could give it a miss anyday if you happen to be experienced with other... More

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Port Fairy, Australia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Great to have a look inside and enjoy the atmosphere and history. Would have loved to experience a service but timing didnt work out.

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