Famous Museums in Melaka

The museums in Melaka give the very essence of its citizens and rich culture. If you are looking for something deeper and more meaningful, head to the museums in city. Explore the cultural, artistic, scientific, or historical side of Melaka with these museums.
We have curated a variety of the best and free museums in city, besides the usual arts or historical ones. Explore and engage yourself with the wonders of science at the museum of science in Melaka. Get fascinated by the exceptional stories of heroes at war museums or memorials. You can go wow with your kids at the Natural history museums or enjoy some time at children's museums in Melaka.
Check out this list for an entertaining and enlightening trip to the museums in Melaka.

Let's explore the finest collection of museums in Melaka:

  1. Baba Nyonya Heritage Museum

    4.3 (3019 Votes)
    Baba Nyonya Heritage Museum

    Museum, Arts And Crafts, Exhibition

    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
  2. Hang Tuah Center Hang Tuah Museum

    Museum

    One of the best places to learn about Malacca's historical city and its people, Hang Tuah Center @ Hang Tuah Museum is dedicated to Hang Tuah, the legendary warrior from the 15th century, in the Malay history. The village is believed to be his birthplace. Nearby you can also find Hang Tuah's well. According to folklore, the great man himself had dug the well for his own personal use. A mystical...Read more
  3. Galeri Laksamana Cheng Ho

    Museum

    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
  4. Cheng Ho's Cultural Museum

    Museum

    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
  5. People's Museum

    3.9 (1 Vote)
    People's Museum

    Museum

    The People’s Museum in Melaka is a built on the concept of displaying the good work conducted by the government for the benefit of the people. The genres of the museum reach far wide, from transportation to social infrastructure, from sports to cultural developments, and much more. There is a Sports Gallery, a Community Gallery and UNESCO section of the museum. In front of the building, t...Read more
  6. Orang Asli Museum

    3.3 (3 Votes)
    Orang Asli Museum

    Museum

    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
  7. Submarine Museum

    3.9 (51 Votes)
    Dataran 1Malaysia, Klebang, 75200 Melaka, Malaysia
    Museum
  8. Hang Jebat Mausoleum

    4.1 (3 Votes)
    Jalan Kampung Kuli, 75200 Melaka, Malaysia
    Museum
  9. Maritime Museum

    4.1 (13 Votes)
    Jalan Merdeka, Bandar Hilir, 75000 Melaka, Malaysia
    Museum
  10. Villa Sentosa

    4.4 (1 Vote)
    Lorong Tun Mamat 1, Kampung Morten, 75300 Melaka, Malaysia
    Museum
  11. Muzium Umno

    3.5 (2 Votes)
    Jalan Kota, Bandar Hilir, 75000 Melaka, Malaysia
    Museum
  12. Jalan Kota, Bandar Hilir, 75000 Melaka, Malaysia
    Museum
  13. Jalan Kota, Bandar Hilir, 75000 Melaka, Malaysia
    Museum
  14. Museum Of Literature

    3.9 (2 Votes)
    Jalan Kota, Bandar Hilir, 75000 Melaka, Malaysia
    Museum
  15. Jalan Kota, Bandar Hilir, 75000 Melaka, Malaysia
    Museum