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Ogoh-Ogoh Museum

No 1, Jalan Ayodya, Mengwi, Indonesia
+62 813-3795-1854
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Bizarre and Religiously Significant

Well with a split each year. The images are op to see these oversized creations which, we were... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2017
JamHam
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Olathe, Kansas
Quite bizarre, but well worth a visit

Some background first... Every March, Bali celebrates their Nyepi festival. As part of the... read more

Reviewed June 14, 2017
Perry W
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Victor Harbor, Australia
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No 1, Jalan Ayodya, Mengwi, Indonesia
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"demon"
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

Well with a split each year. The images are op to see these oversized creations which, we were told, are demons that are housed here until a festival at their new years where they are on parade and destroyed. New ones are built for each...More

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Reviewed 14 June 2017

Some background first... Every March, Bali celebrates their Nyepi festival. As part of the festivities there's an event that is similar, in many ways, to Mardi Gras where effigies, usually from Hindu legends are paraded through the streets. Some of these, in the villages involve...More

Thank Perry W
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Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Found it walking back from the temple to the car. Brilliant and made with so much dedication Not big but well worth to stop and look.

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Reviewed 19 May 2017

I supposed this museum is a bit of an off beaten path though its location is very close to the Taman Ayun temple. It's dedicated to a collection of 'monsters' made by the locals to scare away evil spirits during the Nyepi festival. The museum...More

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Reviewed 2 March 2017

Next to the Museum Yadnya, the Ogoh Ogoh Bali stood. The entrance fee is IDR 20,000 and five locals were in sight during my visit. Large-sized statues, mainly came from the Hindu mythology and folklore, seemed to be in queer shapes. Whether they were gods,...More

Thank w1628mm
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Reviewed 23 May 2016

If you like monsters and demons, this is the place to be! It's a gallery of demons, gods and monsters of Balinese and Hindu folklore. Stocked with impressive looking large-sized statues of scary-looking mythological beings. It may be a temporary exhibition, don't know whether it's...More

Thank Gary O
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