Dutch Square, also known as The Stadthuys, was once a centre of the Dutch administration in Melaka and housed the quarters of its governors and officers. This red building was built between 1641 and 1660 on the ruins of a Portuguese fort, by using imported bricks and is believed to be the oldest Dutch building in the East. The Stadthuys of Malacca (Dutch Town Hall) was the official residence of the Dutch Governor. It now houses the Historic Museum and Ethnography Museum which has many traditional bridal costumes and relics on display. Dutch Square Area is on Jalan Gereja; is on Jalan Laksamana; is on Jalan Quayside; is near Jalan Parameswara; is near Lorong Hang Jebat; is near Jalan Tukang Besi; is near Jalan Hang Jebat (jonker Street); is near Jalan Tukang Kuli; Dutch Square Area is geographically located at latitude(2.1944 degrees) 2° 11' 39" North of the Equator and longitude (102.2493 degrees) 102° 14' 57" East of the Prime Meridian on the Map of Malacca - Melaka.
The locations related to Dutch Square Area are represented by the nearest distances for a beam of light to travel and may not be nearest by road. For example, Dutch Square Area is located 11 metres from Queen Victoria Fountain. Dutch Square Area is located 13 metres from Clock Tower. Dutch Square Area is located 37 metres from Museum Belia. Dutch Square Area is located 40 metres from Christ Church. Dutch Square Area is located 50 metres from Windmill Model.
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|Queen Victoria Fountain is located 0 Kilometres away from Dutch Square Area. Queen Victoria Fountain - 1 Photo(s) Featured.|
|Windmill Model is located 0 Kilometres away from Dutch Square Area. Windmill Model - 1 Photo(s) Featured.|
|Cendol Dessert Stall at Dutch Square is located 0.1 Kilometres away from Dutch Square Area. Cendol Dessert Stall at Dutch Square - 2 Photo(s) Featured.|
Hereen House 0.2km, Baba House 0.5km, Hallmark Hotel 0.6km, are places to stay (hotel, service apartment, inn) located near Dutch Square Area.
Tong Hup Store 0.5km, Dataran Pahlawan Melaka Megamall 0.5km, Mahkota Parade 0.5km, are places to shop (shopping mall, shop houses) located near Dutch Square Area.
Cheng Ho Cultural Museum 0.1km, BE 52 0.3km, Bastion House 0.3km, are places of interest (attraction) located near Dutch Square Area.
Ranger College 0.5km, St. Francis Institute 0.5km, SJK Pay Teck 0.6km, are places of learning (school, college, university) located near Dutch Square Area.
Sungei Melaka Peta Lokasi 0.2km, Historic City Memorial Garden 0.3km, Rempah Park 1.5km, are parks, playgrounds, open fields or commons located near Dutch Square Area.
Dutch Square Area
Dutch Square Area
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Famous Chicken Rice Ball is about 0.2 km away.
Sungei Melaka Peta Lokasi is about 0.2 km away.
Quayside Heritage Centre is about 0.2 km away.
Malacca Sultanate is about 0.2 km away.
Hereen House is about 0.2 km away.