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Sam Po Keng Temple

Jalan Puteri Hang Li Poh, Bukit Cina, 75100 Melaka, Malaysia

Religious- Other

About Sam Po Keng Temple

The Poh San Teng Temple is a Chinese temple located at the foot of Bukit China, next to the Malacca Warrior Monument and King's well in Malacca City, Malacca, Malaysia. The temple is dedicated to Tua Pek Kong. The temple was founded in 1795 during the era of Dutch Malacca by Chinese Kapitan Chua Su Cheong. It was now one of the famous tourist attractions in Malaysia.


Attractions near Sam Po Keng Temple

Perigi Hang Li Poh0.02km from Sam Po Keng Temple

The Hang Li Poh's Well, also known as King's Well, is a historical water well in Malacca City, Malacca, Malaysia. It is the oldest water well in Malaysia. The well was built in 1459 by the followers of Hang Li Poh as the main water source in the town. After conquering Malacca in 1511, the Portuguese secured the well and used it as their main water source supply.

Bukit Cina0.36km from Sam Po Keng Temple

Bukit China is a hillside of historical significance in the capital of the Malaysian state of Malacca, Malacca Town. It is located several kilometers to the north from the historical center of Malacca , but these days, it's surrounded by the modern city on all sides.

Melaka Sultanate Palace Museum0.66km from Sam Po Keng Temple

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

Proclamation Of Independence Memorial0.68km from Sam Po Keng Temple

The Proclamation of Independence Memorial is a museum in Melaka City, Melaka, Malaysia. The museum is housed in an elegant Dutch colonial mansion. The two golden onion domes located at the top of the building embellish the stark white stucco. The memorial exhibits records and photos of the early era of Malay Sultanate. It also displays the journey of Malaysia from independence and its modern development.

Stadthuys0.69km from Sam Po Keng Temple

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.

Christ Church Melaka0.69km from Sam Po Keng Temple

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