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It now serves as a museum depicting the life during the sultanate era in Malacca. Very informative... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Aminah H
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Although a reproduction of the original palace it still gives you a sense of life in the palace... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2018
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This landmark palace has been carefully restored using ancient nail-free construction. A cultural museum is also on site.
Jalan Kota, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
606 282 6526
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Not a must see but interesting historical building and exhibits. Good way to learn more about historical traders and other countries’ historical relationship with Melaka.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It now serves as a museum depicting the life during the sultanate era in Malacca. Very informative if you are interested in history. Definitely not for kids or toddlers - would be boring for them. Personally i find it better than the National Museum.

Thank Aminah H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not allowed to use wheelchair inside, very frustrating and not an air conditioned museum. Gloomy place, not an interactive place to visit.

Thank Asma P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is a expensive (RM 5.00) for foreign tourists. That place has a little gloomy when I enter, is so quiet. Their waxes are old and dirty, some English translations are wrong. But this place is completely presentation about Malacca Dynasty, to know their history...More

Thank Engkeat1992
Reviewed September 8, 2018

Need about 90 minutes here to see it all. Quite expansive and informative for those from the west who have limited knowledge of Islamic history and want to know more. Probably boring for children.

Thank Christopher V
Reviewed September 6, 2018

Although a reproduction of the original palace it still gives you a sense of life in the palace. There are information placards everywhere and it is full of cabinets containing clothes weapons and jewelry making it more of a museum. Cost of ticket is inexpensive,...More

Thank liam302
Reviewed September 4, 2018

This was extra cool for me. Being that it was remade ... that is impressive. All made from wood... very impressive I got to see some of tradition and history from my inlaws side of the family. Loved the weapons too!

Thank bobN6078XO
Reviewed August 26, 2018

Did not expect much but was pleasantly surprised. There were great heritage and cultural displays which was really nice to see. I particularly liked the displays of different traditional costume styles of each state in Malaysia and the different ways each Sultan wears his royal...More

Thank MissAdam
Reviewed August 14, 2018

It was nice experience and you can avoid the hot sun while experiencing the history of Malacca. Lots of information depicted inside the palace very attractively. It is not expensive, too.

Thank lanka_12
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

If you visit Malacca visit this replica.Now it is a museum.It shows the time & the architecture with historical informations.

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September 7, 2017|
Response from ruthandvern | Reviewed this property |
It is closed on Mondays and opens on Tuesdays to Sundays from 9am to 6pm.
Azleena A
July 21, 2016|
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RM5 for local.
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Response from Valerie037 | Reviewed this property |
No dress code, but you have to remove shoes