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Jl. Jend. A. Yani no. 105, Medan 20111, Indonesia
+62 813 6120 3998
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This mansion is well worth visiting. It gives an excellent sense of the days in Medan when Tjong A Fie was still alive. It is relatively well maintained, and the building is an eye-opener. Most parts are open to the public. There are lots of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank niessensan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is not well maintained and professionally managed. Need to pay for entry-charges and they'll provided you with a local guide with adequate english. Way to improve this place: need to clean up and do the restoration of the rooms from the dust and...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Budi S
Reviewed 29 October 2018

An old and well preserved mansion at the busy street of Medan. Typical Chinese design for courtyard house - an airy room with high ceiling, big windows to allow the sun to shine in the room and an empty courtyard in the middle of the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank steven888Malaysia
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Such a beautiful, huge Mansion. Lovely architecture. Beautiful display of artefacts and photos of Tjong A Fie and his family. Everything displayed tells a story of his life and his works. I personally feel that ticket prices ought to be raised so that more funds...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank angelat241
Reviewed 30 September 2018

This is by far the very best site to visit in the city! The historic jewel of Medan, this stunning 35 room, two-story mansion was erected in1895 by the famous Chinese merchant. Observing Feng-Shui principles, its rooms are built on four sides of the structure,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank CJW913
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Highly recommended for anyone visiting Medan! It gives you a better glimpse into a little bit of history into Mr. Tjong A Fie & his family, and how much they contributed to life back then.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank amarkoul
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Medan celebrity mansion, entrance fee 35k Rupiah. Pool maintenance, roof leaking at second floor living hall have damaged the beautiful ceiling.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank hckok77
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

I come from Malaysia. For me, there is nothing special bout this mansion but I love history. So, i still enjoy the visit. This place is near to Pajak Ikan. So, u can go shopping after visiting.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sarah I
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Upon entering the compound, we will be amaze with the driveway and the size of the house. We just left our stroller at the ticket counter because its hard to push the stroller around the house. Enjoyed our visit and learning about the tjong a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AzureenA7
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Rich heritage in this mansion where you can take a peek at the lifestyle of a millionaire in the early 1900s. While the weather is hot outside, the mansion is surprising cool inside.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Leon C
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