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Tugu Pahlawan

Jln. Pahlawan, Surabaya 60174, Indonesia
+62 31 3571100
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Location as the melting pot for history of Indonesian struggles and indepedence

From the surface, one could only see small buildings jutting out of the ground as most of the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
AlexSayok1
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Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia
Multi language explanation

Even though you can't read Bahasa Indonesia, you can understand the history with multiple language... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Christabel C
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Jln. Pahlawan, Surabaya 60174, Indonesia
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+62 31 3571100
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"freedom struggle"
in 2 reviews
"located in city center"
in 2 reviews
"national monument"
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"great monument"
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"history buff"
in 2 reviews
"historical place"
in 4 reviews
"free entry"
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"entrance fee"
in 4 reviews
"nice place to visit"
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"surabaya city"
in 3 reviews
"heroes"
in 33 reviews
"independence"
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"battle"
in 11 reviews
"soekarno"
in 7 reviews
"president"
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"obelisk"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

From the surface, one could only see small buildings jutting out of the ground as most of the related facilities such as exhibition halls and theaters are hidden beneath. This place indeed tells how the heroes and heroins who had made a lot of sacrifices...More

Thank AlexSayok1
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Even though you can't read Bahasa Indonesia, you can understand the history with multiple language. In the diorama room, there's Japanese, Korean, Netherlands, Chinese language as I remembered. Once I met a solo traveler from Japan and it seems he can enjoy the trip to...More

Thank Christabel C
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Reviewed 1 February 2018

This monument and the park it is in are a sign of Indonesia's independence. The museum is very interesting and educational with everything written in English

Thank mrsmon2016
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Reviewed 28 January 2018

The monument itself isn't all that interesting to look at frankly. The closer you approach it, the more it looks like it's made of cheap plastic or some kind of material that's not destined to last. Plus, the paint job can definitely use some improvement....More

Thank Ernest W
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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Yes it is,on november 10th it's s celebrated as heroes Days in Indonesia. How to preview our heroes spirit,fightibg their soul,blood and body to keept Independence as state from colonial (english,japan and netherland). Tugu pahlawan build for remind young generation to keep respect with their...More

Thank zetiawan1022
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

Better to go in the morning for picture capturing. Plenty of statues of important leaders of Surabaya during war times. Visit the onsite museum for more info about the war

Thank Wei W
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

This monument is located at the city center of Surabaya. There were museum underneath this monument and the statue of founding father of Indonesia, Soekarno and Hatta In front of the monument. If you arent interested in those things, you can relax in the park...More

Thank ValentinoEdward
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Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Tugu pahlawan is historical place where you could learn about Surabaya's history. Never miss this place when you're in Surabaya.

Thank Fandra2206
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Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

The icon of Surabaya city, the city of heroes This is my city, great city, great icon n great people

Thank mariogT2604HI
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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

This structure was designed by the first mayor of independent Surabaya so far I can remember. It symbolizes ... if any enemy try to invade Surabaya... they will feel the pain like stepping on the needles. This place is beautiful with great historical background. But...More

Thank Shourov C
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