The Mini Malaysia & Mini ASEAN Park, Malacca (Lebuh Ayer Keroh, 75450 Malacca) is an educational theme park for families and all to learn about different architecture and culture influence of the thirteen states in Malaysia. It is right next to the Melaka Zoo & Night Safari. The park covers 32 acres of land and is about a 30 minutes drive from downtown Malacca. It offers something that is different from the hustle and buzz of downtown Malacca, making it an excellent opportunity to learn about Malaysia and ASEAN during a short day trip.
The main feature of the Mini Malaysia & Mini ASEAN Park, Malacca is the showcase of traditional houses and their architect which is unique to the different states of Malaysia. All homes might look somewhat similar to the untrained eye. However, a closer look at the description will tell you otherwise. You get to see life-like figurines inside each house, depicting their way of life. Different items such as furniture, utensils, traditional costumes and handicrafts as well as conventional weapons and games are on display. You can also catch a traditional dance cultural show in the park.
Opening Hours of the Mini Malaysia & Mini ASEAN Park, Malacca
The park is open daily from 9 am to 530pm. Entrance tickets cost RM20 for adults and RM 12 for children. The park also features make your traditional food workshop, where you can learn to make traditional Malay Kuih. Other activities include kayaking, fishing, petting zoo, batik painting demonstration as well as bullock cart riding. The Mini Malaysia & Mini ASEAN Park, Malacca is the best place to experience the Malaysian culture!
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