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Malacca Sultanate Palace

Jalan Kota, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
606 282 6526
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Colorful displays inside & serene garden outside

Inside this big house-on-stilts (which is a "replica palace" of the one lived by the Malay sultans... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Myo M
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Coquitlam, Canada
A great museum on the history and heritage of the Malacca Sultanate

The structure of the museum is entirely made of wood and is a replica of the actual palace for the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Alvin_83
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Singapore
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This landmark palace has been carefully restored using ancient nail-free construction. A cultural museum is also on site.
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good57%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Jalan Kota, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
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606 282 6526

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Inside this big house-on-stilts (which is a "replica palace" of the one lived by the Malay sultans of about 600 years ago) are these 3-D figures that are life-sized & indeed "life-like" (maybe made of wax) such as groups of traders from nearby lands (Javanese...More

Thank Myo M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The structure of the museum is entirely made of wood and is a replica of the actual palace for the ruler of the Malacca Sultanate that existed before the arrival of the Portuguese. The museum has 3 storey, and it features the history and cultural...More

Thank Alvin_83
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This replica of the Melaka Sultanate Palace was built perfectly nice. Visited here as trying to visit all the museum available at Melaka and the price for student as low as RM3 per person as I not mistaken. It was opened by Malaysia former Prime...More

Thank Achik N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a long walk around St Paul Church - Portadesantiago - I found this amazing place - replica of Sultanate's Palace. Its a great reconstruction - I found many like this in Indonesia, but this one is different. You can learn Malacca's history from the...More

Thank Melza793
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The reconstructed palace is classically made with no nails. The bottom floor shows what a general assembly would look like showing exactly where everyone would be seated by decree. The building does keep most of the heat out and windows are used to bring wind...More

Thank ruthandvern
Reviewed May 4, 2017 via mobile

The Sultanate Palace, nearby A'Formosa, is an interesting museum where you can spend a short while walking in the garden as well as exploring the wooden replica of a 15th century Sultanate's Palace. There are a few displays of inside setting out the history of...More

1  Thank Glen T
Reviewed May 4, 2017 via mobile

A very beautiful and special design/ architecture/ replica of Malacca Sultan Palace. Items display reflecting the century

Thank Lee C
Reviewed April 19, 2017

I'm a person who really appreciates museums, its like you're transported back in time. The collection were amazing, and true that students would benefit visiting this museum for zaman Kesultanan Melayu Melaka. There's even collection of royal ensemble of all the states. There's a certain...More

Thank Sophelea X
Reviewed April 17, 2017 via mobile

The museum building is the most attractive thing. The garden surrounding the property is beautiful too. It's not very huge but still a very unique place to see. The ticket price very minimal so one must have a look at it.

Thank Quratulanz
Reviewed April 2, 2017

I was curious to visit this place since the first time I arrived in Melaka. The palace is a bit hidden from the crowd, a bit walk from the other side of town, you will find it. They are plenty of interesting stuff inside which...More

Thank andfitri
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Azleena A
what is the entrance fee like?
July 21, 2016|
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Response from Kamalmo | Reviewed this property |
RM5 for local.
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Any dress code to enter ?
March 18, 2015|
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Response from Valerie037 | Reviewed this property |
No dress code, but you have to remove shoes
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