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Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum

48-50, Jalan Tun Tan Cheng Lock, 75200 Melaka, Malaysia

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About Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum

The Baba & Nyonya House Museum, also known as the Baba Nyonya Heritage Museum, is a museum in Melaka City, Melaka, Malaysia. It showcases the local history of ethnic Chinese-Malays called Baba-Nyonya or Peranakan in Melaka.



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Straits Chinese Jewelry Museum Malacca0.17km from Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum

The Straits Chinese Jewellery Museum is a museum in Melaka City, Melaka, Malaysia. This unique museum stands out with its aquamarine walls and traditional architecture used to be someone's home – a Peranakan family. The museum is housed in a heritage house building that represents the Peranakan culture. The house consists of living room, two open-space courtyards, dining room etc.

Sri Poyyatha Vinayaga Moorthy Temple0.18km from Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum

Sri Poyatha Moorthi Temple is the oldest Hindu temple in Malaysia and one of the oldest functioning Hindu temples in Maritime Southeast Asia. Located in the state of Malacca, the temple is one of the few existing Chitty temples in Malaysia. The temple is situated on Jalan Tukang Emas, also known as "Harmony Street" because of its proximity to the Kampung Kling Mosque and Cheng Hoon Teng Temple.

Kampung Kling Mosque0.18km from Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum

Kampong Kling Mosque is an old mosque in Malacca City, Malacca, Malaysia.  The Kampung Kling Mosque is situated at Jalan Tukang Emas, also known as "Harmony Street" because of its proximity to the Sri Poyatha Moorthi Temple and Cheng Hoon Teng Temple.

Cheng Hoon Teng Temple0.24km from Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum

Chinese temple practicing the Three Doctrinal Systems of Buddhism, Confucianism, and Taoism. lIt is the oldest functioning temple in Malaysia. The seven-meter red flag-pole facing the left-wing of the main prayer hall houses the remains of two of the three Kapitans who contributed to the construction of the temple.

Melaka River Park and Cruise0.29km from Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum

A nice cruise through Melaka River getting an overview of the area. You can see nice restaurants, bars and shops scatter along the river and understand the history and the significances of the buildings.

Muzium Sejarah Dan Ethnografi0.29km from Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum

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.

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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.