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St. Francis Xavier Church, Melaka
(3.6/5 based on 260+ reviews on the web)
See the twin spires of St. Francis Xavier Church, a Neo-Gothic church built in honor of a prominent 16th-century missionary. Try to spot the building's slight lean to the left and enter the airy interior to admire the stained glass windows. Step into the churchyard to discover a statue of St. Francis Xavier and his Japanese disciple Yajiro. Put St. Francis Xavier Church into our Melaka vacation generator and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • In Melaka you can find mosques, temples and churches...all right by each other. This Catholic Church was built in 1856, actually built on the site of an old Portuguese Church. The building is in reall...  more »
  • A must go church for Catholics for its historical significance of the missionaries who came and for those not worshipping - an old church with amazing architecture 
  • Church of ⛪ is. Visit Sunday morning, hours after the mass hymnal was. Beautiful singing voice echoing inside the Church of the white walls and ceilings, and it was a sound representation is difficult. It was time to felt in the skin.
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  • One of the oldest catholic churches in town. This place is named after their patron saint St Francis Xavier. The church has 2 towers, both apparently holds 2 large brass bells, which cannot be seen from the outside. When you enter the church, you can see some adornment of stained glass. And if you notice properly the church grounds is shaped into a cross. There is a catholic gift store just in front of the church. It's a good place to visit.
  • Looks fabulous when walking on the road in front of it.
  • A nice and easily noticeable Catholic Church.
  • beautiful church in Melaka. It's on the left when you're on the bus
  • Old church at malaka