Christ Church Melaka, Bandar Hilir., Melaka

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The oldest functioning Protestant church in Malaysia, Christ Church Melaka, Bandar Hilir. also represents a well-preserved example of Dutch colonial architecture. The building's facade features a large white cross and the words "Christ Church Malaka" emblazoned across it in white. Walk inside this 18th-century shrine to see its simple rectangular interior with 200-year-old pews. Look up at the ceiling rising 12 m (40 ft) above you, spanned by sturdy wooden beams cut from a single tree. The tombstones incorporated into the floor belong to Portuguese and Armenian Catholics, moved there from a nearby church during the Dutch occupation. Plan your Christ Church Melaka, Bandar Hilir. visit and explore what else you can see and do in Melaka using our Melaka visit planner.
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  • Feels so peaceful everytime I am here Just observing the fine architecture, chit chatting with the friendly workers of the Church, buying souvenirs is something I do when I am here. Take a stroll.....  more
    Feels so peaceful everytime I am here Just observing the fine architecture, chit chatting with the friendly workers of the Church, buying souvenirs is something I do when I am here. Take a stroll.....  more »
  • The building is very well maintained for hundreds of years. this building really symbolizes the Dutch Colonialism of Malaysia. 
    The building is very well maintained for hundreds of years. this building really symbolizes the Dutch Colonialism of Malaysia.  more »
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  • Really nice small church in the main old town, you can go inside and see old walls, is for free. Around nice place for photos and walking around
  • Best place to visit, I come here during Christmas and that time still PKPP. There some many changing after so long didn't come here. This photo I took inside of Church Malacca.

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