7 Churches in Malaysia that you should visit - With photos & details

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7 Churches to explore in Malaysia

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Christ Church MelakaGereja Christ, Jalan Gereja, Bandar Hilir, 75000 Melaka, Malaysia

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

Church of the Immaculate Conception, PenangLorong Maktab, Pulau Tikus, 10350 George Town, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia

Church of the Immaculate Conception is a church and parish located in Pulau Tikus, George Town, Penang, Malaysia. The church was founded in 1811 and is the second oldest church in the diocese after the Church of the Assumption. currently, the church serves about 5,000 Catholics residing around the north and north-east zone of Penang Island.  It is one of the architectural wonders in Penang.

St Mary's Anglican CathedralJalan Raja, City Centre, 50050 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

The Cathedral of St. Mary the Virgin or St. Mary's Cathedral is the cathedral of the Diocese of West Malaysia of the Anglican Church of the Province of South East Asia, located in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It is the Episcopal see of the Anglican Bishop of West Malaysia and the mother church of the diocese.

St Paul's ChurchJalan Kota, Bandar Hilir, 75000 Melaka, Malaysia

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.

St. George's Anglican ChurchGeorgetown, 10450 George Town, Penang, Malaysia

St. George's Church is a 19th-century Anglican church in the city of George Town in Penang, Malaysia. It is the oldest purpose built Anglican church in Southeast Asia. The church lies within the jurisdiction of the Upper North Archedeaconry of the Anglican Diocese of West Malaysia. It is now one of the tourist attraction in this area.

St. Michael's and All Angels Church, Sandakan51, Jalan Puncak, Pusat Bandar Sandakan, 90000 Sandakan, Sabah, Malaysia

St. Michael is the oldest stone church in Sabah. The church is also part of the Sandakan Heritage Trails, a Heritage Trail which connects the historic sights and monuments of Sandakan.

St. Peter's Church166, Lorong Bendahara, Kampung Bukit China, 75100 Melaka, Malaysia

A huge Christian church which was located in the heart of Malacca and It is the oldest functioning Roman Catholic Church in Malaysia. The facade and decorations of the church have a combination of eastern and western architecture. One of its bells was cast in Goa in 1608 and was salvaged from an older church the Dutch had burnt down. There is also an alabaster statue of the Lord Before the Resurrection.