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Museum Mandala Wangsit

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Address: Jln. Lembong 38, Bandung 40111, Indonesia
Phone Number:
0222535898
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08:00 - 13:00
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Sun - Thu 08:00 - 13:00
Fri 08:00 - 10:00
Sat 08:00 - 12:00

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It's a good museum

At that time when I was visited the museum still in "small renovation". That's really good because more modern and has a large space for the museum. It's easy to go to this... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 31 October 2016
adha_1979
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Bandung, Indonesia
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Bandung, Indonesia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

At that time when I was visited the museum still in "small renovation". That's really good because more modern and has a large space for the museum. It's easy to go to this location, you can walk from Bandung Indah Plaza (BIP), or you can walk also from Asia Africa street. Here you can find information about army and military... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

It was a good place when you like to know more about the military history of Indonesia, especially the infamous "Siliwangi Division" because they provided you with all you want to know about "Siliwangi Division" from the formation, the tribulation years of "Long March", the rebellion until now. The location is easy to found in which you can use "The... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016

The museum is not too big, located in the heart of Bandung, in a small military area. It mostly shows the history of local military movement and contributions to the Indonesian freedom. Also the actions had taken to supress the rebellions in the areas. Some information is in English, so please visit. No photography is allowed for old pictures and... More 

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Bandung, Indonesia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2015

This is a state-run museum, so the quality of the facilities and services are not up to private-sector standard. However, for sheer historical regional-military facts, it has no peer. You can touch the old weapons, see old photographs and study old maps of army maneuvers.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2014 via mobile

A good place, really. Visited the museum today with family, confused about the entrance at first (the entrance located in the back, not in the front) but once we discovered, it went well. The officer was nice and explain about the ticket, which is very cheap, Rp. 2500/people or 25 cents/people. The officer is not guide us thru the journey,... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2014

Except for the military equipment (tanks and artillery pieces from the war for independence from the Dutch) sitting out front, what I gather to be the museum part was empty or cleared out when I stopped by around October 2013. So I am not sure if they were just refurbishing it or what was going on.

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