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Good place to learning local history

Free enter yet have all information regarding Bangka and Pangkalpinang.. a good place to learning... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2018
via mobile
Passing it at night

I had visited this museum years ago. This time just passing by and took picture at night. The... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2018
via mobile
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15 May 2018
“Good place to learning local history”
23 Mar 2018
“Passing it at night”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Jl. Jenderal Ahmad Yani no. 17, Pangkal Pinang, Bangka Island, Indonesia
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Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Free enter yet have all information regarding Bangka and Pangkalpinang.. a good place to learning local history.. A small museum but effective information, parking lot’s not too big..

Thank don226
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

I had visited this museum years ago. This time just passing by and took picture at night. The locomotive in front spray by lights, the sign of Tin Museum (Museum Timah) could not be read from the street. If you like to see the museum...More

Thank Aang174
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

This is a small museum at Bangka island that have focused on the History of mining Tin at Bangka ago. It will not taking too much time to take around. Don't forget take the photo of a small train replica in front of the museum

Thank John L
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Very good standard for indonesian museum - lot of things tant make the tinmining easy to understand.

Thank Anders M
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Me and my husband visited this museum after a conference at Novotel Pangkalpinang. This museum is easy to find as it is located in the center of Pangkalpinang city. Its space is quite small for a museum. Surprisingly, it has a complete information regarding tin...More

Thank ratna_ervan
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

The museum is very small yet it has a small workshop producing pewter for souvenirs. The main theme is the history of tin mining in Bangka and also a brief history of the island itself. The exhibition came from photos, real items, and 3 D...More

Thank Suria S
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Full of knowledge about tin mining and history of bangka & belitung island and the chinese mainland labor hood. But the museum really need revitalization to rejuvinate the spirit of its artefacs, story and mostly to the visitors

Thank si_bolang_girl
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Was very curious about this place as it was the only museum we heard about, and seemed to be one of the only sights in Pangkal Pinang. Small museum with very uninspiring displays, much more impressive from outside than inside. It was free entry so...More

Thank AsiaExpatIndonesia
Reviewed 14 May 2016

There was a museum staff beside me who explained a lot of things as I looked around the museum, so I learned the history of tin mining in Bangka. There's a tin souvenir workshop behind the museum that you can see the process of making...More

Thank Eva H
Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

It's a small museum with not so much artefacts. However if you would like to learn about the history of Bangka then you should come to this museum. Inside the museum you will find several very informative diorama. The information is also nicely presented. The...More

Thank Rendra H
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