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St. Francis Xavier Church

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12 Jalan Banda Kaba, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
+60 6-282 4770
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Private Tour: Historical Malacca Trip from Kuala Lumpur Including Lunch
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12 Jalan Banda Kaba, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
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+60 6-282 4770

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Reviewed 3 days ago

it's a lovely quiet catholic church with spiritual atmosphere. exactly what you need after hours of strolling in crowded noisy streets of Melaka to calm your soul.

Thank SomayehJaf
Reviewed 17 October 2017

This church is old but it bears all the symbols of tradition and retains its old world charm. The church has been around since the 1800's and so you can expect that it shows its age but a church is more than a building and...More

Thank travelgoondumaster
Reviewed 27 September 2017

St. Francis Xavier Church was established in 1845 during the British era. The Gothic architecture is quite attractive and it appears to be well maintained.

Thank Nomadman411978
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

This church was built in 1849, on the site of the Dominican Churches Convent of Our Lady of the Rosary in 1553. The present Neo Gothic church was designed by Father Peter Favre in 1849. It is aesthetically pleasing and has some small but impressive...More

Thank Nigel G
Reviewed 3 September 2017

It's a nice small church near Little India in Melaka. But I think it's quite common here in Philippines. .

Thank EricksonMapote
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

This is a very simple church with colourful stained glasses and statues of Mary and St Francis outside the church. It is still used till now and there was an wedding ceremony on the day we visited.

Thank Rachel_PRL
Reviewed 14 August 2017

This CAtholic CHurch was the first place we visited after we arrived in Melaka and it proved to be a lovely introduction to the charms of the city. It has a lovely white facade and is well worth a photo, though they ask you not...More

Thank Bozeman-Dublin
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Must try the ice white coffee / tea there. Very good. Do visit the shops in Jonker street. Some stores sell inexpensive and unique clothing, worth the purchase. Try to going to Jonker street during weekends if you want do not wish to jostle with...More

Thank Irene K
Reviewed 9 August 2017

It's a lovely church with ornate stained glass windows. It looks like it's leaning about 5 degrees to the right - I wonder if other people think the same. It's not a criticism, if anything, it adds to its charm.

Thank kathy194smith
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

This church is one of the oldest church in Malacca. It's unique in the way because they have a heritage room whereby 2 parts of St Francis Xavier's relic are place there. Upon request you could enter the heritage room to have a peep at...More

Thank Yvonne G
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