Melaka Sultanate Palace Museum

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Melaka Sultanate Palace Museum
Muzium Istana Kesultanan Melaka
Malacca Sultanate Palace.JPG
General information
Type Museum
Location Melaka City, Melaka, Malaysia
Completed 1984
Opening 17 July 1986
Melaka Sultanate Palace Museum exhibition hall

The Melaka Sultanate Palace Museum (Malay: Muzium Istana Kesultanan Melaka) is a museum located in Melaka City, Melaka, Malaysia. The building is a modern reconstruction of the palace of the Melaka Sultanate, it showcases the history of the region.

History[edit]

The museum building was constructed in 1984 and became a cultural museum, the museum was officially opened on 17 July 1986 by Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad.[1]

Opening time[edit]

The museum opens everyday from 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

Literature[edit]

  • Lenzi, Iola (2004). Museums of Southeast Asia. Singapore: Archipelago Press. pp. 200 pages. ISBN 981-4068-96-9. 

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Coordinates: 2°11′34″N 102°15′01″E / 2.1929°N 102.2504°E / 2.1929; 102.2504