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51 Lorong Hang Jebat | 09:00 hrs - 18:00 hrs , Night Visit by appointment, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
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Reviewed 7 September 2019

i paid RM15 to get into this museum, but i felt like i could learn more about Cheng Ho in my Chinese history lesson than this place. There were lots of exhibits, but they didn't come in a coherent theme. This museum is about Cheng...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed 5 July 2019

This museum showcases the exploits of the Chinese naval expeditions in 1400-1500 and the importance of Melaka as a port in the strait. After watching a short movie in the theatre we were left to wander through the museum to see the artifacts. Lots of...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank AndyB-GC
Reviewed 28 May 2019

A lot of information and displays in this museum, but the air conditioners need to be turned on to provide ventilation to the visitors. 1. This is a ticket-entry museum. Locals and international visitors are charged differently. Locals need to show the IC to get...More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank Tang L
Reviewed 13 February 2019 via mobile

Was at the museum today. Tucked at the edge of Jonker street, entrance painted red, can’t miss it. A treasure filled with artifacts and models of the travels of Zheng He or Cheng Ho a moslem Chinese who led the Chinese navy more massive than...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank liliannekim
Reviewed 11 November 2018

Lots of artefacts and visual board for your to read to learn in this 3 storey building. We only we up to the first floor. No guided tour available. Still lots to see if you are a history bug.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank KY G
Reviewed 23 October 2018

This museum is informative and puts into perspective the seven voyages of Admiral Cheng Ho of the Ming Dynasty. The tour starts with a film chronologizing his voyages, You are then left to explore the two floors filled with antiques, porcelain pots, artifacts, documents, maps...More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank nellielim
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Cheng Ho was a chinese Ming Dynasty admiral who visited Melaka while en route to the Western Ocean from 1405-1433. The museum showcases many evidence of cultural exchange between the local ethnic and the Chinese, among others, treasure ships, tea houses and other navigation instruments....More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank javiercard2017
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Wow - how informative and eye opening as to how the Chinese were far more advanced than anyone else in terms of colonialist expansion. Traveling with a fleet of tens of thousands of people required significant logistical planning - food alone (growing vegetables/fruits on board...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank Christopher V
Reviewed 23 June 2018

I think the museum seems to be due for a re-work. It is informative. It will also be more helpful if the walking flow can be better to narrate the historical events better. My kids did enjoy the museum in general.

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank weiyanglee
Reviewed 2 June 2018

One of the most typical museums of Malacca. Chinese Admiral Cheng Ho is central to the history of the city. This old-fashioned museum is an indispensable halt in the heart of the historical city. A rich collection of items nicely supplements the captivating texts and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
3  Thank Vicente8
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