Malacca Book Village

The Book Village Malaysia Melaka project begun on 9 April 2007 originally initiated by the Melaka State Government but its management was transferred to Hang Tuah Jaya Corporation and was officially opened to public by Datuk Seri Hj Mohd Ali Bin Mohd Rustam, Chief Minister of Melaka on 17 April 2007.

The idea of setting up Book Village Malaysia Melaka was mooted by Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Sanusi Junid, the Founder Chairman of the Book Village Foundation Malaysia, and it received positive from the Datuk Seri Hj Mohd Ali Bin Mohd Rustam, Chief Minister of Melaka.

Book Village Malaysia Melaka is the second of its kind after the Book Village Malaysia Langkawi and it is the 5th in Asia and the 33rd in the World. It is part of the International Organizations of Book Towns and Book Towns Movement. There are currently 15,000 books in the Book Village Malaysia Melaka.

Kampung Buku Malaysia Melaka
Taman Botanikal Melaka
Hang Tuah Jaya
Lebuh Ayer Keroh
75450 Melaka
Tel : +606- 251 9181
Fax : +606 – 251 9182
Website :

Melaka Book Village Malaysia operates as follows :

Tuesday to Thursday
9.00 am – 5.00pm

9.00 am – 12.30 pm

Saturday to Sunday
9.00 am – 6.00 pm
Monday – Closed

Entrance Fee : Free