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Cultural

Kampung-Hulu-Mosque

Kampung Hulu Mosque

The mosque is situated north of Jalan Tukang Emas, also known as “Harmony Street” because of its proximity to the Sri Payyatha Viyanagar Moorthi Temple and Cheng Hoon Teng Temple. The architectural design of the mosque ... Read More


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Bukit-China-(Chinese-Hill)

Bukit China (Chinese Hill)

This fascinating hillside burial ground has a storied past; it should, as it dates back to the Ming dynasty. This was a popular spot for joggers. There are 20,000 graves, all Chinese and buried according to ... Read More


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Independence-Memorial

Independence Memorial

This building has an amazing architecture located in the heart of Melaka. As a tourist, one would find this place to be a little too detailed. But it is made interesting with all the artifacts. It ... Read More


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Hokkien-Huay-Kuan-Temple

Hokkien Huay Kuan Temple

During your visit to the Jonker Street area there is a small temple, called the Hokkien Huay Kuan Temple that you can visit. A feast to the eyes, the exterior of this well-restored historic clan house ... Read More


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Malay-and-Islamic-World-Museum

Malay and Islamic World Museum

The Malay and Islamic World Museum is located in Bastion House building, which was built in 1910 by the British rubber company Dunlop. They used the building until 1986. The upstairs exhibition rooms held information about ... Read More


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sam-po-kong-temple

Sam Po Kong Temple

This is a small temple located at the foot of Bukit China. There is a well-known ancient well that is located right at the side of this temple. 100 meters to the right of the temple ... Read More


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Hang-Li-Po-Well

Hang Li Poh Well

It’s just like an ordinary well to an average person but to a historian, this well has its history. It’s is said that this well never dries up even during the drought season. So it was ... Read More


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British-Graveyard

British Graveyard

In 1829, the British ruler in Malacca demanded Daerah Naning to remit their taxes amounting to 10% of their total harvests, as tribute to Malacca. The Naning ruler, Datuk Dol Said turned down the request because ... Read More


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Keris-Landmark

Keris Landmark

Keris Landmark is a large bronze sculpture of Keris, which means “dagger” in Malay, rests on an elevated platform in the centre of the Alor Gajah town Square. The Keris is a symbol of the Alor ... Read More


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