Straits Chinese Jewelry Museum Malacca, Melaka

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Straits Chinese Jewelry Museum Malacca allows tourists to discover the culture and customs of the Peranakan, the descendents of Chinese immigrants to the Malay archipelago. Examine a treasure trove of artifacts on your own or on a guided tour of the museum, formerly the home of a prominent Peranakan family. Although the museum's focus remains jewelry and jewelry-making equipment, it also houses period furniture, artworks, ornaments, tableware, and other objects generally found in a traditional Peranakan home. Plan to see Straits Chinese Jewelry Museum Malacca and other attractions that appeal to you using our Melaka itinerary maker.
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  • This house is definitely an ideal place to get to know Baba Nyonya people who are first settlers in Penang island. You are free to take photos in this museum. The guide is quite kind & friendly to sho...  more »
  • A visit to the museum is well worth it. Rather than visit the center of the town which has become so commercial and gaudy, walk across the street where the museum is located. It is rich with the ancie...  more »
  • the house guide Mr Daniel is very good, friendly and knowledgable, he is giving a details overview of baba nyonya culture. after this visit we know more about baba nyonya culture, and the environment ...  more »
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  • Very informative guided tour of the house and the jewelry. Julia is a great and knowledgeable guide