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Negeri Sembilan / The Nine State : Southern Region Of Peninsular Malaysia - Tourist Attraction and Destination Guide
 
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MELAKA / MALACCA - SOUTHERN REGION OF PENINSULAR MALAYSIA

PLACES OF INTEREST : Places Of Worship

 
 

TENGKERA MOSQUE

 

 

This 150-year-old mosque was inspired by Sumatran-architecture and is characterised by its pyramid shaped roof. Within its grounds is the tomb of Sultan Hussain of Johor who signed the cession of Singapore to Sir Stamford Raffles in 1819.

 

Tel: 06-283 7416

 
 
 

KAMPUNG KLING MOSQUE

 

This is one of the oldest mosques in the country with Sumatran architectural features. It has a three-tiered pyramid-shape roof and a pagoda-like minaret, portraying a mixture of East-West architectural influences. It is the site of the Mandi Safar or bathing festival celebrated by Indian Muslims during the Muslim month of Safar.

 

Tel: 06-283 7416

 
 
 

KAMPUNG HULU MOSQUE

 

The Kampung Hulu Mosque was built in 1728 and is one of Malaysia?s oldest mosques. Located in Chinatown, its unique architectural style is not traceable to any other in the country.

 

Tel: 06-283 7416

 
 
 

CHENG HOON TENG TEMPLE

 

Built in 1646, it is the oldest Chinese temple in Malaysia. Reflective of Southern Chinese architecture, it features mythical figures, animals, birds and flowers of porcelain and glass. The main hall is dedicated to Taoist deities. The temple has an inscription commemorating the first visit of Admiral Cheng Ho, the Ming emperor?s emissary to Malacca.

 

Opening hours: 7.00am - 7.00pm

 
 
 

SRI POYYATA VINAYAGAR MOORTHI TEMPLE

 

One of the oldest temples in the country, it was built in 1781 on the site of the Chittys? first settlement. The land was donated by a Chitty headman by the name of Thaivanayagam Chitty. The temple serves as a venue of weddings and festivals.

 
 
 
 
PLACES OF INTEREST : Places Of Worship
MELAKA / MALACCA - SOUTHERN REGION OF PENINSULAR MALAYSIA