Family and Kids in Melaka

Looking out for what can you do with kids and family in Melaka? Here are the things that you should not miss out on a family vacation with kids, toddlers, or babies. Discover the ultimate places for kids in Melaka, be it water parks, theme parks, or playgrounds. Children will have fun, learn new things, get good food and will not get bored in long queues. Keep reading to know about awesome places and activities to enjoy with your kids in Melaka.
Plan a marvelous family trip at the budget you are looking without missing the fun!

Let's explore our list of kid-friendly attractions in Melaka for perfect family outings and getaways.

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    Cheng Hoon Teng

    Family and Kids

    When the Chinese migrated to the Malay Peninsula, they brought along their culture and heritage. Cheng Hoon Teng's architecture reflects the skills of migrant builders and craftsmen from China's southern provinces, mainly Fujian and Guandong. The building conforms strictly to the principles of feng shui, incorporating the fundamental belief that every aspect of life is closely related to attain...Read more
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    Melaka Taming Sari


    The first and only gyro tower in Malaysia, this structure measuring 110 meters in height offers the visitors to have a 360 degree panoramic view of the Melaka/Malacca town. The tower is named after the Taming Sari keris, a mythical weapon said to possess mystical powers belonging to the legendary Malay warrior, Hang Tuah. Even the structure’s design follows the shape of the keris, with th...Read more
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
    Sultanate Palace

    Family and Kids

    This is a replica structure of the extinct Sultanate of Malacca which ruled the city before the arrival of Portuguese in the 16th century. The plan was chalked on the lines of Sultan Mansur Shah’s palace who ruled the city from 1456 to 1477; it is one of a kind structure. It gives the visitors a rare glimpse of the ancient Malay Kingdom. The palace also houses the cultural museum showcasi...Read more
  4. Amazing Melaka attraction for kids
    Baba Nyonya Heritage Museum

    Family and Kids

    A heritage house belonging to the Chan Family is one of the finest art displays in Melaka/Malacca. Displaying the Melaka/Malaccan culture, the house in which he exhibit runs is also a delight to art lovers. Constructed a century ago, this house is a reflection of the chinses-Malay community. Spanned over three terrace lots this house was the abode of the family for four generations.  The e...Read more
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Butterfly And Reptile Sanctuary

    Family and Kids

    If you love exploring the world of butterflies, the butterfly and reptile sanctuary is a must-visit destination for you! Home to more than 20 different species of butterflies, the sanctuary is beautifully landscaped and occupies more than 11 acres jungle site of Melaka. It also is home to variety of animals, insects, reptiles, birds and mammals. Butterfly Aviary Koi Garden Reptile Aviary Insec...Read more
  6. Perfect for kids day out in Melaka
    Malacca Zoo


    Spread over 54-acres, this zoological park is located in the town of Ayer Keroh in Malacca. It is a home to more than 1200 animals with 215 different species. There are also some critically endangered Sumatran Rhinoceros. White rhinoceros, Asian elephants, red panda, Malaysian gaur, the serow, the squirrel monkey, the molurus python, the grey wolf, the Mongolian wild horse, the green tree pytho...Read more
  7. Fun place to go for kids
    Hutan Rekreasi Ayer Keroh

    Botanical Garden

    Melaka Botanical Garden is a huge recreational spaceand conservation centre that spreads over 359 hectares located in Ayer Keroh, a town in the state of Malacca. There are many facilities at this park like Malacca Forestry Museum, Prehistoric Garden, the Storyland, children's playgrounds, a suspension bridge, and watch towers. This garden has been in operation since April 1984 and was previousl...Read more
  8. A cool place to see with kids
    Galeri Laksamana Cheng Ho

    Family and Kids

    Galeri Laksamana Cheng Ho is a gallery about Zheng He in Melaka City, Melaka, Malaysia. It displays Zheng He's journey to Southeast Asia and his great legacy in international relations where he established the great affiliations between Ming Dynasty and African and Asian countries leading to prosperous and fair trade among them. Among the exhibits are porcelain, ship replicas, and book collecti...Read more
  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children
    Mini Malaysia & Asean Cultural Park


    A truly unique and entertaining entertainment park, Mini Malaysia and Asean Cultural Park in Melaka is a hoot! The theme park is built to represent the housing and culture of each state in Malaysia, as well as the ASEAN (Association of South Asian Nations). The beautifully designed structures are great backdrops for the most awesome pictures. Located just a few kilometers outside of the city, t...Read more
  10. One of the awesome things children enjoy the most
    Cheng Ho's Cultural Museum

    Family and Kids

    If you are interested in history, especially maritime history, you will love this museum. Museum is located near the entrance of Jonker Street and at what was believed, to be the site of the warehouse used by the Ming dynasty Chinese admiral Zheng He. Entrance is not expensive. The museum is self-guided and has English interpretation boards for each display. The content was very interesting - c...Read more
  11. The best option for younger visitors
    Orang Asli Museum

    Family and Kids

    The Orang Asli Museum, also known as the Aborgines Museum, is dedicated to showcase the culture and relics of the native people of Malaysia. In an attempt to keep alive and promote the native culture, even the architecture of this beautifully designed museum in Ayer Keroh is representative of the native houses in Malaysia. There are various exhibitions that depict different aspect of the native...Read more
  12. A place where kids enjoy and have fun
    The Shore Sky Tower

    Family and Kids

    If you’re in Melaka, you have definitely heard of or have been told to visit the Shore Sky Tower of Melaka. An observation deck is perhaps one of the most popular tourist attractions of Melaka. The glorious 43 floors of the tallest man-made structure in Melaka, is an experience of a lifetime. The top floor deck, with a glass bottom floor is perfect for viewing, and you can see sights as f...Read more