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

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

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

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.

Thank sunbabe_9
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank marilyne2375
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 258 helpful votes
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

Thank youke_worldwide
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8 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
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.

Thank Kristine L
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

I visited this beautiful church with my friend recently. As a Hindu, i love going to churches and would usually follow my Christian friend. We were in Melaka for a holiday and she wanted to attend the sunday mass at 730am, so i willingly followed her. It was beautiful! There were no air conds, only fan, but it wasnt hot... More 

Thank chindian101
New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

Must visit. Such a peaceful place with lot of birds chirping around. Travelling in a group recommended for those who get bored easily.

Thank bil2491
Taichung, Taiwan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

Still a functioning Catholic church, built in 1856 by a French priest on the site of an old Portuguese religious site. Looks beautiful from the outside.

Thank Lardylove
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016 via mobile

Went there for Novena and then mass on Saturday evening. It was Palm Sunday. We gathered in courtyard of church with palms in hands and welcomed the Lord. Church is not air-conditioned and was very warm and stuffy. Very beautiful church and was the nearest to where we were staying. Just a 5 mins walk down from Christ Church and... More 

Thank Ann P
Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2016

Not my first time travel to Malacca, but my first time take photo of St. Francis Xavier Church. I love to see a nice church although I am not Christian.

Thank Velmurugan108
Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016

The church is old , and has man old relics here, we came across the church on our weary walking around hot Melaka and it's a nice break in a wonderful and peaceful church.

Thank laikaum

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