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Dutch Square Or Red Square, The Stadthuys, Melaka, Malaysia
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This 17th-century building was the seat of the Dutch administration and now houses a history museum.
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good47%
  • Average22%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Dutch Square Or Red Square, The Stadthuys, Melaka, Malaysia
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Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

A lot of thought has gone into this museum, which gives it a higher score than it would have done. The narrative was easy to follow and showed social and domestic life, often missed in Malaysia, which usually outlines the history as a chronology, which...More

Thank andyfromsouthampton
Reviewed 20 March 2016

Dutch, Portuguese and English history all in one place. Weather is very hot take plenty of water and safe guard your belonging.

Thank Alex O
Reviewed 19 March 2016

Historical and well situated this square is a welcome relief central to places of interest and the river .

Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed 17 March 2016

Dutch, Portuguese and English history all in one place, take plenty of water and ignore the cheap souvenirs

Thank mrg3311
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

This remarkable museum is a must go museum if you are visiting Malacca especially with your young kids or children.This museum placed at the old Dutch building named Stadthuys.Red in colour and easy to find.The museum will tell.the visitors the true story about Malacca from...More

Thank waneijah
Reviewed 12 March 2016

It's hard to reach this tourism object if you travel by budget public transportation as bus or train. There's no halt or station near that building. But you can reach it by walking on foot around 15 mins after last bus stop. It's an interesting...More

Thank LuqyanaA
Reviewed 6 March 2016

This was the state house in the 17C. A lovely old and well preserved building with a Dutch historical past. Well worth a visit

Thank WarwickshireMarakesh
Reviewed 5 March 2016

it would be nice place for who want to know about Malacca history. The design of building that show art of architecture at old time.

Thank MrKellyK68
Reviewed 25 February 2016

Love the architecture history of this place. Take your time to read the history. Marred only by touts seeking to make a fast buck!

Thank Maxmaya
Reviewed 21 February 2016

The area around Stadhuys is very nice and would be beautiful if not clogged up with all these street stands around it which ruins the beauty of the square. Plus these tricycles which are the summit of kitch and bad taste besides being very very...More

Thank Gilbert B
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ayunda c
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Response from Ngan H | Reviewed this property |
After taking your lunch upon reaching Melaka, I suggest you take the river cruise first near the Stadhuys. Then you take a short taxi ride to Masjid Selat Melaka. After that, you can drop by Menara Taming Sari. A short walk... More