We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

British Graveyard

Is this your business?
Batu Linggi, Melaka, Malaysia
60 6 283 6538
Website
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Interesting

Found this really interesting especially when you look at the average age of the people buried here... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2018
Billy W
via mobile
Right up my alley

This is right off the main thoroughfare with Dutch Square et al. I like the fact that it's rough. I... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2017
Iratdog
,
Lindenhurst, New York
via mobile
Read all 16 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent12%
  • Very good18%
  • Average58%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
16 Mar 2018
“Interesting ”
8 Feb 2017
“Right up my alley”
Closed Now
Hours
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
LOCATION
Batu Linggi, Melaka, Malaysia
CONTACT
Website
60 6 283 6538
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Melaka
Write a ReviewReviews (16)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages
Filter

1 - 10 of 12 reviews

Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Found this really interesting especially when you look at the average age of the people buried here it's quite shocking.

Thank Billy W
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

This is right off the main thoroughfare with Dutch Square et al. I like the fact that it's rough. I certainly get the feeling of antiquity more purely from a setting like this. I lingered awhile. I could sense the tremendous sense of sacrifice and...More

Thank Iratdog
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Its marked as Heritage Site but yet its poorly maintained. The grass was not mowed. Need to go at least in a pair because its isolated though by the roadside and lonely

1  Thank Bhupinder2010
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

So basically I didn't visit this historical site, but my hotel was near and I passed it when I visit the Dutch red square. It was fine in the afternoon, but when you passed it in the night, raining and not a lot of people...More

Thank Diyah P
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Not too far from the Dutch Square, the Dutch (British) graveyard was used as a burial site for Colonial military personnel including 5 Dutch and 33 British soldiers and their wives during the Naning War. Now, it is overgrown and not kept tidy but a...More

1  Thank jackmoore93
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 4 January 2016

I don't know why, but it's written there The Dutch Graveyard / Kubur Belanda. Why is it written here British Graveyard? Basically it's just a graveyard, you can read the history written on the board at the entrance. It's just right next to the alley...More

Thank Leonard S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 12 July 2015

Visited this Graveyard and the history as follows In 1829, the British ruler in Malacca demanded Daerah Naning to remit their taxes amounting to 10% of their total harvests, as tribute to Malacca. The Naning ruler, Datuk Dol Said turned down the request because he...More

1  Thank Selladurai P
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 8 May 2015

Visited the Dutch Graveyard at the bottom of St Paul's hill on 3 May 2015. We saw also several graves near the St.Paul Church and on the way below , next to the stairs. The graveyard was used at the last 17 century, 5 Dutch...More

Thank Erwin K
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 25 December 2014 via mobile

It maybe boring for some people but I found it interesting to visit the graveyards. It is a nice experience to discover the history of Melacca. On the other hand, the graveyards is a nice place for photo taking.

Thank Ivy Y
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 7 October 2014

As with many of the sites in Malacca, you don't really visit this one on its own. It's a piece of jigsaw that you should see in perspective of everything else. Do it as part of the historical trail by all means. Don't come here...More

Thank Noob123
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 171 hotels in Melaka
The Rucksack Caratel - Garden Wing
306 reviews
.10 km away
Malacca Straits Hotel
49 reviews
.25 km away
Aldy Hotel Stadthuys
171 reviews
.30 km away
The Sterling Boutique Hotel Melaka
461 reviews
.31 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Selvam
293 reviews
.27 km away
Hard Rock Cafe Melaka
861 reviews
.26 km away
The Coffee Jar 呷珈琲
47 reviews
.29 km away
Honky Tonk Haven
55 reviews
.28 km away
Nearby Attractions
Malacca Heritage Centre
159 reviews
.20 km away
St. Paul's Hill & Church (Bukit St. Paul)
1,509 reviews
.31 km away
Stadthuys
606 reviews
.24 km away
St. Peter's Church
235 reviews
.28 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from British Graveyard staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
;