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Indonesia Postal Museum

Jln. Cilaki no 37, Bandung 40114, Indonesia
+62 22 4206195
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The building is also transformed into a functional post office

If you walk a little bit from Gedung Sate, a governmental office building, to the east side of it... read more

Reviewed January 4, 2018
Gede Budi S
,
Wageningen, The Netherlands
Dull and musty

Unless you're really into stamps there is not much for yu here, Seeing old metering equipment and... read more

Reviewed November 20, 2017
bleggo
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Jln. Cilaki no 37, Bandung 40114, Indonesia
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+62 22 4206195
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

If you walk a little bit from Gedung Sate, a governmental office building, to the east side of it, you may find this building. The name of the national postal company highlights the location. This place has also transformed into a functional postal office building...More

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Reviewed 20 November 2017

Unless you're really into stamps there is not much for yu here, Seeing old metering equipment and mannequins in postal uniforms is just dull. A bit run down and dusty, too. Cases ans cases of international stamps though.

Thank bleggo
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

I went to this building to kill the time before going back to my city. The museum is located in the basement off the Post Office Building, which is a Dutch Indie Colonial building. If you are an architecture lover, you can admire the building....More

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Reviewed 7 April 2017

Great place to see the history of postal services, I have visited one in Delhi. Very informative and well maintained place.

Thank Subash G
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Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

I was collecting stamps years ago but stopped when I went to college. So, visiting this museum add my knowledge.

Thank ThyasP
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Reviewed 28 December 2016

This museum shows history of Indonesia's postal for free. This museum is located near Museum Geology and Gedung Sate so it is a great idea to include this museum to your museum field trip. Unfortunately, this museum is not well-managed and well-maintained. It is also...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2016

You can find many things about Indonesia postal history here. It's easy to go to this location, near Gedung Sate (Bandung Government Building). You can see all old typewriters, stamps from at the beginning and stamps from all over the world. Sure, it is valuable...More

Thank adha_1979
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Reviewed 23 June 2016

This free museum is located next to Gedung Sate and Kantor Pos Indonesia Pusat, but the entrance is not clearly marked - as we have to get guided by the security to the correct entrance after we almost entered a random office… The museum has...More

Thank dancingpiggy99
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Reviewed 17 March 2016

No guide, dark lightning, and no interactive information. Actually, the curatory function is quite good for Museum Pos.

Thank Indra P
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Reviewed 15 January 2016

An opportunity to explore the history of the postal service in Indonesia. The was everything from post office boxes to postal scales, typewriters to history lessons and much more. There was a canceled copy of the first stamp issued by Indonesia. There were stamps from...More

Thank Don B
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