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Aborigines Museum

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Type  Museum
Opened  3 February 1997
Function  Museum
Opening  3 February 1997
Phone  +60 6-282 1303
Aborigines Museum
Location  Ayer Keroh, Malacca, Malaysia
Management  Malacca Museum Corporation
Address  Lebuh Ayer Keroh, 75450 Melaka, Malaysia
Hours  Closed now Tuesday9:30AM–5PMWednesday9:30AM–5PMThursday9:30AM–5PMFriday9:30AM–5PMSaturday9:30AM–5PMSunday9:30AM–5PMMondayClosed
Similar  Agricultural Museum, Democratic Government Museum, People's Museum, Malacca Islamic Museum, Malaysia Youth Museum

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The Aborigines Museum (Malay: Muzium Orang Asli) is a museum in Ayer Keroh, Malacca, Malaysia. It showcases the native people relics found in the country.

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History

The museum building was originally located inside Ayer Keroh Recreational Forest. It was then relocated to its present area along the Ayer Keroh Highway in December 1996 and went under the management of Malacca Museum Corporation. The museum was reopened on 3 February 1997.

Architecture

The museum building is a replica of a native house, built based on the architecture adopted from the common houses of native people in Malaysia.

Exhibitions

The museum displays the aborigines' fishing method, agricultural tools, interior house design, weaponry, wedding customs, heritage, history and funeral ceremonies of the indigenous tribes.

Opening time

The museum opens everyday except Monday from 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.

References

Aborigines Museum Wikipedia


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