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The Portuguese colonised Melaka from 1511 to 1641. The first thing they did was build a fort overlooking the river, calling it A'Famosa.

A'Famosa (Porta De Santiago)
Jalan Kota

Bandar Hilir, Melaka
Malaysia

Historical records reveal that Ming Dynasty’s Admiral Cheng Ho (Zheng He) visited Melaka (Malacca) at least five times during his famous seven voyages to the Western Ocean (Southeast Asia, Indian Ocean, Middle East and Africa).

Cheng Ho Museum
51 Lorong Hang Jebat

Bandar Hilir, Melaka 75200
Malaysia

Cheng Hoon Teng was founded in the 1600s by the Chinese Kapitan Tay Kie Ki alias Tay Hong Yong. During the Portuguese and Dutch eras, Kapitans were appointed chiefs or headmen of the various ethnic communities.

Cheng Hoon Teng Temple
No. 25, Jalan To’kong

Bandar Hilir, Melaka 75200
Malaysia

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The oldest Protestant Church in Malaysia took 12 years to build by the Dutch in 1753.

Christ Church
Jalan Gereja

Bandar Hilir, Melaka 75000
Malaysia

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Hang Jebat was the second most skilful and famous in the band of five warriors. Hang Jebat was unceremoniously killed by Hang Tuah in a duel of honour that lasted 3 days and 3 nights.

Hang Jebat Mausoleum
Jalan Kg. Pantai

Bandar Hilir, Melaka 75200
Malaysia

Kampung Hulu Mosque is the oldest mosque in Malacca.The mosque is situated north of Jalan Tukang Emas, also known as "Harmony Street" because of its proximity to the Sri Poyatha Moorthi Temple and Cheng Hoon Teng Temple.

Kampung Hulu Mosque
Jalan Kamoung Hulu

Bandar Hilir, Melaka 75200
Malaysia

Established in 1958 and exhibits around 190 artworks by local and international artists.

Melaka Art Gallery
Jalan Laksamana

Bandar Hilir, Melaka 75000
Malaysia

view phone06-2827353

The Melaka Sultanate Palace is a replica of a Sultan's palace during the period of the Melaka Sultanate.

Melaka Sultanate Palace Museum
Istana Kesultanan Melaka

Bandar Hilir, Melaka 75000
Malaysia

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Rebuilt by the Dutch in the 18th century, St. John's Fort was once a private Portuguese chapel dedicated to St. John the Baptist.

St. John's Fort
Jalan Bukit Senjuang

Bandar Hilir, Melaka
Malaysia

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The Portuguese colonised Melaka from 1511 to 1641. The first thing they did was build a fort overlooking the river, calling it A'Famosa.

St. Paul's Hill
Jalan Kota

Bandar Hilir, Melaka 75000
Malaysia