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Straits Chinese Jewelry Museum Malacca

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No 108 Jalan Tun Tan, Melaka 75250, Malaysia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My expectations were sky-high after all the dazzling reviews. So after visiting, I thought it was very good but nowhere near Melaka's best attractions. First things first, you don't have to pay extra for a guide, the collection is beautiful and you can take many...More

Thank pianocello
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum is housed in a heritage building on the same road as the Baba & Nyonya Museum. As well as the jewellery and furniture display, we learnt about the Peranakan culture. There is also a nice collection of shoes and porcelain on display. A...More

Thank nellielim
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum shows a house belonging to a wealthy woman who lived in Melaka and the collection is really impressive! You´ll find original pieces of furniture longing to her as well as her clothes and jewelry, so interesting. It´s really worthy a visit!

Thank javiercard2017
Reviewed 6 September 2018

They have some very nice items in here. My wife and friend took far too long in this shop snapping up some lovely earrings and necklaces for themselves. A great place to buy gifts in lieu of tacky souvenirs. Great prices and helpful without being...More

1  Thank liam302
Reviewed 31 August 2018

This museum is slightly located behind the main Jonker street, slight off the beaten path but was the best sight-see I had with my friends during our recent visit there. As we were students so the ticket price was just RM10 and we discovered that...More

3  Thank Wander171731
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

We visited this museum in the morning and said “yes” to having a guide and she was awesome. It made such a difference to our visit as we got to understand so much more. The jewellery upstairs is incredible.

1  Thank sbf67
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

We found this place by chance. For RN15 each it was a bargain. To be honest the jewellery was a minor part of the house. The real joy was seeing thw structurw of the house and the furniture. No guide was offered to us (see...More

3  Thank moonbase11
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Eva was an excellent tour guide, she really knew the finer details of the contents of this museum. We found it utterly fascinating and being left to soak it all in rather than rushed through a particular series of displays was much appreciated.

3  Thank SF28
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

This splits into two with an opportunity to wander through an affluent Chinese house with the rooms largely as they were and the opportunity to view Chinese jewellery of the early 20th century. This makes a visit here a real pleasure. It was relaxed and...More

3  Thank Steve W
Reviewed 7 April 2018

This place consists of several parts of the display, and presented based on various types of jewelry that is well preserved to date. As a strategic location between countries in the past, and now, in this place proves several phases of life that evidenced by...More

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