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Stadthuys - Things to Know Before Visiting

Bandar Hilir, 75000 Melaka, Malaysia


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About Stadthuys

The Stadthuys is a historical structure situated in the heart of Malacca City, the administrative capital of the state of Malacca, Malaysia in a place known as the Red Square. The Stadhuys is known for its red exterior and nearby red clocktower. It was built by the Dutch in 1650 as the office of the Dutch Governor and Deputy Governor.

Attractions Near Stadthuys

Christ Church Melaka
Christ Church Melaka0.02km from Stadthuys

18th-century Anglican church. It is the oldest functioning Protestant church in Malaysia.

Muzium Sejarah Dan Ethnografi
Muzium Sejarah Dan Ethnografi0.07km from Stadthuys

The History and Ethnography Museum is a museum in Melaka City, Melaka, Malaysia. The historical section of the museum displays the history of Malacca from its establishment in 1400 until 1957, the year Malaya gained independence. The ethnography section of the museum portrays the lifestyle and culture of various communities and sub-communities of Melaka including the Malays, the Chinese, the Indians, the Portuguese, the Baba and Nyonya, the Chetti and Chitty communities.

Cheng Ho Gallery
Cheng Ho Gallery0.07km from Stadthuys

The Gallery of Admiral Cheng Ho is a gallery about Zheng He in Melaka City, Melaka, Malaysia. The gallery 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.

St Paul's Church
St Paul's Church0.18km from Stadthuys

Originally built in 1521, making it the oldest church building in Malaysia and Southeast Asia. It is located at the summit of St. Paul's Hill and is today part of the Malacca Museum Complex comprising the A Famosa ruins, the Stadthuys and other historical buildings.

Melaka Sultanate Palace Museum
Melaka Sultanate Palace Museum0.19km from Stadthuys

A modern reconstruction of the palace of the Melaka Sultanate showcasing the history of the region.

Muzium Islam Melaka
Muzium Islam Melaka0.22km from Stadthuys

The Melaka Islamic Museum is a museum about Islam in Melaka City, Melaka, Malaysia. The museum exhibits the mixture of traditional Islamic arts with local and international craftsmanship. There are eight main exhibition areas arranged in chronological order on historical perspective of the introduction of Islam to Melaka and its spread to the rest of Malaysia.

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Famous for its unique history and is one of the major tourist destinations in Malaysia. With a highly strategic state position for international trade routes, Malacca was once a well-known international trade center in the East.