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St. Francis Xavier Church

12 Jalan Banda Kaba, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
+60 6-282 4770
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12 Jalan Banda Kaba, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
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+60 6-282 4770
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"stained glass windows"
in 3 reviews
"bom jesus"
in 2 reviews
"blue trim"
in 2 reviews
"resting place of st"
in 2 reviews
"buried here"
in 2 reviews
"dutch square"
in 9 reviews
"nice building"
in 2 reviews
"old world charm"
in 2 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 9 reviews
"beautiful architecture"
in 3 reviews
"historical significance"
in 2 reviews
"souvenir shop"
in 2 reviews
"world heritage"
in 2 reviews
"melaka river"
in 6 reviews
"clock tower"
in 4 reviews
"walking distance"
in 2 reviews
"take pictures"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

St. Francis Xavier Church stands as a historic Church built in 1856, named after the Saint who faithfully served Malacca and the rest of Asia. The stained glass windows were a beautiful sight and one I would not forget. I was also pleasantly surprised to...More

Thank Ashley L
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The church is old but lovely with nice stained glass,with exterior like Notre dame,isnt the most fancy church inside but still nice.

Thank Flitz8
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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Saw this from the river but didn't go in because I was on a boat, looks like a poor copy of Notre Dam.

Thank Billy W
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Reviewed 1 March 2018

I visited here as part of my school's cultural program and i have to say, I loved every part of it! Admission should be free though there are steep steps so be careful!

Thank extensiveparadise
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

As the body of reverend father St. Francis Xavier, at present is in Goa, India, an instant connection is built.

Thank Ankurs99
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Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

The architecture design of this church is very unique & beautiful. Popular to local & foreign tourists pray here on sunday morning before continue their juorney

Thank Lee C
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Reviewed 22 November 2017

it's a lovely quiet catholic church with spiritual atmosphere. exactly what you need after hours of strolling in crowded noisy streets of Melaka to calm your soul.

Thank SomayehJaf
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

This church is old but it bears all the symbols of tradition and retains its old world charm. The church has been around since the 1800's and so you can expect that it shows its age but a church is more than a building and...More

Thank travelgoondumaster
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Reviewed 27 September 2017

St. Francis Xavier Church was established in 1845 during the British era. The Gothic architecture is quite attractive and it appears to be well maintained.

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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

This church was built in 1849, on the site of the Dominican Churches Convent of Our Lady of the Rosary in 1553. The present Neo Gothic church was designed by Father Peter Favre in 1849. It is aesthetically pleasing and has some small but impressive...More

Thank Nigel G
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