Melaka is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Melaka one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Melaka is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Melaka or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Melaka. Explore the historical monuments of Melaka with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Melaka guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Melaka page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Melaka landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Melaka.
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Jalan Gereja, 75000 Melaka, Malaysia
09:00 am - 05:30 pm
The Stadthuys, also known as the Red Square, is a historical structure situated in the heart of Melaka/Malacca Town, the administrative capital of the state of Melaka/Malacca, Malaysia. It was built by the Dutch occupants in 1650 as the office of the Dutch Governor and Deputy Governor.
When Melaka/Malacca was hand...
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Kota, Complex Warisan, 75000 Malacca, Malaysia
09:00 am - 05:30 pm
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.
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Jalan Kota, Melaka/Malacca, Malaysia
A Famosa is a Portuguese fortress located in Melaka, Malaysia. It is among the oldest surviving European architectural remains in Southeast Asia. The Porta de Santiago, a small gate house, is the only remaining part of the fortress still standing.
In the 16th century A’Famosa housed the entire Portuguese administration, including its hospital...