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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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.