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

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beautiful church

a beautiful church in melaka city...a charming building with a nice flair...near the melaka river...you should know : the main door ( at the main street side ) is most time closed... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 30, 2015
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Nice architecture if you look from a distance, but as soon as you get closer you see the building slowly starts falling apart. The interiors are very poor and disappointing, especially as for a catholic church

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

a beautiful church in melaka city...a charming building with a nice flair...near the melaka river...you should know : the main door ( at the main street side ) is most time closed !...use the side door at the car park ! this door is mostly at daytime open !

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Open to visitors through the side door, the church still serves the Catholic population of Melaka. If you want some solitude, a nice place to sit and pray. It's location is between Little India and Dutch Square, and has both daily and Sunday mass.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Located at busy street, St. Francis Xavier Church surprisingly does not get as much attention as compared to Christ Church. However, this church is worth a second look. The exterior looks simple but if you really observed the façade, you will appreciate time spent here. Do note the church grounds close early so its best to come around 10am to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

a well built exterior, looked intriguing but was closed all times we passed bys o couldn't go inside.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Very nice and very well maintained. I was present at a mass in Chineese and the choir sang very well.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

The building is nice but ordinary as compared to other tourist spots. However, it is meaningful for Christians.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Passed by this church a few times and always find it very majestic. Building exterior is very well maintained and it somehow has a grand old dame look. The church is very crowded during mass times so if you are not planning on attending the church service there, do avoid the service timings.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

The church was very beautiful especially when the sunlight went through the glass panels that were hung high up on the wall. Simple yet beautiful building, do visit for once, its better than the Christ Church.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

A beautiful church. You can feel the peace and calmness when entered. I attended the weekend mass there and the church was packed and the people very friendly

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