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Interesting busy museum

Museum dedicated to Cheng Ho who I suspect not well known to European tourists. He was grand... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
Steve W
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Good history of Cheng Ho

This place gives a very good history explanation of Cheng Ho and there are many displays there too... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2018
Yew Mun L
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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank GeneralShamu
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.

1  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

1  Thank Vicente8
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Museum dedicated to Cheng Ho who I suspect not well known to European tourists. He was grand admiral of Ming fleet who explored much of the known world a century before European exploration. The museum is a combination of the story of the voyages and...More

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 7 April 2018

Cheng Ho was one of the beliefs of the Chinese Emperor of his day, who was the third Emperor of the Ming Dynasty. The museum sums up historical facts about its presence in Melaka, as part of Cheng Ho's journey in carrying out its mission...More

Thank Jack F
Reviewed 3 April 2018

This place gives a very good history explanation of Cheng Ho and there are many displays there too. Entrance fee is RM10 per person and you can buy books about Cheng Ho or Peranakan history over there.

1  Thank Yew Mun L
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

I visit Cheng Ho museum because I saw it has high review score here. The museum is very informative. The stories are well organized, but maybe too much information on the second floor. Short movie was really good and easy to understand.

1  Thank TheNayzer
Reviewed 1 March 2018

It was a fun and interesting museum but it was a tad bit small! Other than that, I enjoyed it thoroughly! Recommend if you are looking for a museum to visit in 30 minutes.

Thank extensiveparadise
Reviewed 24 February 2018

Entrance fees were RM10 for each adult. It was interesting although the video was in Mandarin, with no English subtitles. All exhibits, fortunately, had English placards/explanations. We learnt a lot about the history of Admiral Cheng Ho. It was really interesting.

Thank LL721
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Museum is located near the entrance of Jonker Street and at what was believed, to be the site of the warehouse used by the Ming dynasty Chinese admiral Zheng He. Entrance is not expensive (10 RM?). If you are interested in history, especially maritime history,...More

1  Thank yeonghaur
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