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Cheng Ho Cultural Museum, Melaka

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Learn about the voyages of explorer Zheng He at Cheng Ho Cultural Museum, dedicated to this intrepid 15-th century figure. As you walk in, be sure to catch the video presentation to acquaint yourself with the historical background of the museum. Built on the site of a warehouse erected by Zheng He six centuries ago, the museum houses exhibits that help narrate the epic stories of his travels. With the help of dioramas, artifacts, and paintings, you can begin to appreciate the rich trading history linking China and Malacca. Afterwards, enjoy some tea and snacks in the authentic courtyard teahouse. For Cheng Ho Cultural Museum and beyond, use our Melaka trip planning tool to get the most from your Melaka vacation.
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  • Bigger than expected and take you from his childhood all the way to his 7 voyages. All well explained. The only miss was a guide. Takes a few hours to read all the panels. Definitely worth a visit. 
    Bigger than expected and take you from his childhood all the way to his 7 voyages. All well explained. The only miss was a guide. Takes a few hours to read all the panels. Definitely worth a visit.  more »
  • The Cheng Ho Cultural Museum is a museum dedicated to the great mariner, Cheng Ho, and famous voyages. Broadly, the museum is divided into a biographical section of the life of Cheng Ho, and the... 
    The Cheng Ho Cultural Museum is a museum dedicated to the great mariner, Cheng Ho, and famous voyages. Broadly, the museum is divided into a biographical section of the life of Cheng Ho, and the...  more »
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  • A great experience learning about admiral Zheng Ho and his 7 voyages through Asia to the West. Lots of exhibits, so do budget a little more time.
  • Not crowded so it was nice. Very interesting historical information that i never heard about before! Plus interesting exhibits and movie ­čŹ┐ 15rm entry not too bad. I spent 1-2 hours here :) worth a stop. Just some things missing english translations

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