Christ Church

In 1641, the Dutch captured Malacca from the Portuguese. The Portuguese ruled Malacca for 130 years from 1511–1641.

I am still surprised when I look at this part of the history, that Portugal was once a powerful empire just like the British.

To commemorate the capture of Malacca from the Portugal, the Dutch started building this church in 1741 and completed it at 1753. read more