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Flora de la Mar Maritime Museum

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Jalan Quayside, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
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Portuguese design

I always like the exterior design of this Portuguese replica ship,its a museum worth to take a... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
kuala lumpur
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Old Beauty of Melaka

If you want to understand how Melaka went through changes with respect to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bengaluru, India
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A restored Portuguese ship called Flora de la Mar makes for an impressive museum; Melaka’s colorful seafaring history is tastefully displayed within.
  • Excellent16%
  • Very good46%
  • Average30%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“portuguese ship” (19 reviews)
“big ship” (9 reviews)
“real ship” (6 reviews)
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Jalan Quayside, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
Jalan Quayside, Melaka 75000, Malaysia

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I always like the exterior design of this Portuguese replica ship,its a museum worth to take a picture on the outside .

Thank kenkeh
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to understand how Melaka went through changes with respect to business,culture,invasions this is a place to watch out for. It show cases how meleka became a business center and how it was invaded again and again for profit.

Thank anshumohanty
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place is indeed not well kept and very run down, the maritime museum next to the ship is included in the entrance fee and that museum is a little worse with plenty of pixelated and low quality pictures and oddly creepy mannequins. BUT we...More

Thank qqravelle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is well set out and interesting about the history of Melaka. Can get a bit crowded in some places. Worth going to the second museum to look around also

Thank krispie41
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place is not kept well and it was a waste of time... people were going in to escape the heat and nothing else...

Thank Ananya G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

1. not much information 2. the wall of the ship not well maintained. theres a water leaking inside. 3. some of the display box are damage with no lighting

Thank nurulibrahim87
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a classic extra, it's only ten rm to go in so no need to fuss about the price. There is a pleasant hour of wander around but not something I would plan for and put on a must do list.

Thank richardandkids
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Malacca because we were interested in the layers of history and cultures, and this museum is a good place to learn more about that. The museum is housed in a replica Portuguese ship, containing layers of history on the different levels (which you...More

Thank Carolyn L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've visited this place with my partner. There's an entrance fee Adult(Malaysian) - Rm5 and Adult(Foreigner) - Rm10. By purchasing the ticket, you can use to visit the maritime museum as well located across the road. The atmosphere of the ship was really nice.

Thank eqazaman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this is replica of the original ship. entrance fee wasnt that expensive so if you wanna see how it looks like from the inside, then i would recommend to visit this one. inside the ship there are museum on the history of the ship etc.

Thank LizzaHademi
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8 December 2017|
Response from Ziarat K | Reviewed this property |
Admission Fees The entrance fee for Maritime Museum is RM 3.00 per entry for adult and RM 1.00 for children and students. But there are additional fees for digital audio guide services. Opening hours: 9:00am - 5:00pm But... More
3 July 2015|
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Response from simplyCarol396 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can take unlimited pictures inside and outside the museum.