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Address: 12 Jalan Banda Kaba, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
Phone Number: 62824770
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Historic place to visit

Don't forget to visit the ancient remains just opposite to the church.Access is very easy. Must take pictures.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Jivi_Jebaraj
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Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for service on Sunday. Extremely peaceful and serene. Church was built in memory of Francis Xavier the missionary. Statue of him with a Japanese disciple outside.

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Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Don't forget to visit the ancient remains just opposite to the church.Access is very easy. Must take pictures.

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Thank Jivi_Jebaraj
Tokyo
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37 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016

We visited there because it was on our way from the hotel to the Dutch Square. It is a beautiful old building, but you can't get inside as in the case of many churches around the world. Coming from Japan, where Francisco Xavier also came for missionary purposes, it was an interesting place to visit.

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Thank nroomas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

Located nearby to other major tourist attractions. You get a lovely feeling when entering the church the lights , glasses used in the window so vibrant and beautiful. Such a peaceful place with lot of birds chirping around Looks beautiful from the outside.

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Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

Unfortunately I didn't get a chance to go inside the church but from the outside it looked beautiful. It is only a 5 minute walk from the Dutch square so easily accessible.

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Orlando, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

The church wasn't open when we went on Saturday morning to see it, but it looks nice enough on the outside. It doesn't seem much different from other churches, but it adds nicely to the low skyline of Malacca, and makes the whole scene by the square all the more colorful.

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Thank Katie J
perth
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016

Went there for Sunday mass. Timed at 10.45am, can't find the info on any website but managed to get the right timing from concierge. Very old church and very hot.

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seremban
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

Located nearby to other major tourist attractions. You get a lovely feeling when entering the church. Lovely Mass.

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Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

Big open church just before (or after depending on your direction) the Dutch Square. The ceilings are high. They have normal Sunday service and in some ways it reminded me of a similar church in Goa so in some ways for the same period of time in the missionary service, there is this common history between the Straits and India

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

Like any other Jesuit church, this has a very good facade. Because I am a Catholic, it is integral for me to visit this place. It is open all day. Everyone is welcome to visit the church.

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