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St. Francis Xavier Church

12 Jalan Banda Kaba, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
+60 6-282 4770
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12 Jalan Banda Kaba, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
+60 6-282 4770

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 weeks ago

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

Thank EricksonMapote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 31 July 2017

This is a building situated on Bandai khaba street which runs parallel to the melaka river at this area. It is conveniently located near to little India, Jonkers street and the Dutch Square. Walking, in one direction on this road will lead to little India...More

Thank melkeet
Reviewed 29 June 2017

A nice place to walk by since it is near China town in Melaka, but that's about it (nothing really special except the nice building).

Thank timoshym
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

The catholic church that is situated walking distance frm jonker street. I am very blessed to be able to attend morning mass in between my stay here over the weekends. Remembering tt everything start w God

Thank HappyTravellller
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