Popular Historic Sites Attractions in Malaysia

Malacca City
Malacca·Malaysia
4.5/5
172 Reviews
Strait/Fjord
Historical Site
UNESCO World Heritage-Cultural Site
Malacca is the home of the Malacca Kingdom. The capital city of Malacca is the ancient city of Malaysia. It was once the capital of the Malacca Kingdom and is located in the southern section of the eastern shore of the Straits of Malacca. Because Malacca is in an important geographical position, business has always flourished, and East and West immigrants live here. Therefore, language, religion, customs and habits, etc., combine the characteristics of the countries of the world and are unique.
Royal Museum (Old National Palace)
Kuala Lumpur·Malaysia
4.3/5
349 Reviews
Palace
The Old Royal Palace is the landmark building of Kuala Lumpur. It was originally the private mansion of Chen Zhenyong, a wealthy Chinese businessman. Later it became the residence of the Malaysian head of state and has since been converted into a monumental museum for tourists to visit. The architecture of the palace is extremely elegant. The surrounding area is full of greenery and fresh flora; a beautiful setting. The palace is resplendent magnificent, and many royal banquets and celebrations have been held here. The portraits and furniture of the royal family are preserved here, which are exquisite and ornate.
A'Famosa
Malacca·Malaysia
4.3/5
279 Reviews
Castle
San Diego Castle is one of Malacca's must-see attractions and a photo taking place. It is a fortress built by the Portuguese in 1511. The castle is regarded by the locals as the spiritual symbol of Malacca. The Castle of Santiago is a Portuguese-style building of the early 16th century. It was built by the Portuguese after the occupation of Malacca in 1511. In 1607, the castle was destroyed by the Dutch, and only the gate survived. This can also overlook the city of Malacca, the old port and the Straits of Malacca.
Guan Di Temple Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
Kuala Lumpur·Malaysia
4.3/5
160 Reviews
Temple
Historical Architecture
Historical Site
Jalan Tun H.S. Lee No.168, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Hainan Temple
George Town·Malaysia
4.2/5
65 Reviews
Temple
Historical Site
Matsu Temple
Lebuh Muntri, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
St. Paul's Hill
Malacca·Malaysia
4.6/5
91 Reviews
Historical Site
Mountain
Jalan Kota, 75000 Melaka, Malaysia
Fort Cornwallis
George Town·Malaysia
4.1/5
115 Reviews
Historical Site
This star-shaped fort was built in 1786 primarily to protect Penang from pirates. It was originally built out of palm trunks with no permanent structures, but two decades later, as the Napoleonic Wars broke out, it was rebuilt by convict laborers using brick and stone. Today, the old fort contains a history gallery and souvenir shop. An amphitheater often hosts local music and dance performances.
Mahsuri's Tomb
Langkawi·Malaysia
4/5
54 Reviews
Cemetery
Kampung Mawat, Langkawi 07000, Malaysia

Historic Sites in Malaysia