Top Historical Places in Melaka

Are you looking to explore the history of Melaka through the ages? There are a number of historical destinations in Melaka including the time-honored buildings, monuments, palaces, and parks where you can learn about the glorious past of Melaka. The presence of these historical sites and museums will take you on a walk through Melaka ‘s rich history.
If you are willing to have an in-depth historical information about Melaka, we recommend that you take a wonderful guided tour to cover the major historical attractions. Also, check the opening and closing time for each so that you can organize your time. Make sure that you go through the complete list of historical places in Melaka for a great trip!

Let's witness the history of Melaka with these top historical places - monuments and landmarks:

  1. Sultanate Palace


    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
  2. The Stadthuys

    4.2 (5261 Votes)
    The Stadthuys

    Landmark, Historical Site, Square

    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 handed over to the British in the 19th ce...Read more
  3. A Famosa

    4.3 (2898 Votes)
    A Famosa

    Church, Historical Site, Architecture , Fort

    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 hospitals, five churches, elongated stockades and four ...Read more
  4. Huskitory

    4.5 (25 Votes)
    Taman ASEAN, 75250 Malacca, Malaysia