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Aceh State Museum

Jl. Sultan Alaidin Mahmud Syah 12, Banda Aceh, Indonesia
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An interesting museum to learn the history and culture of Aceh

This museum is quite informative if you want to learn about Aceh history and culture. When I went... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2016
Yustika M
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Surabaya, Indonesia
Great place to know history of aceh

I visited this museum with my colleagues as we went to do a benchmark with unsyiah. We stopped by... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2016
yennimd
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Bandung, Indonesia
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Dec 31, 2016
“An interesting museum to learn the history and culture of Aceh”
Dec 22, 2016
“Great place to know history of aceh”
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Jl. Sultan Alaidin Mahmud Syah 12, Banda Aceh, Indonesia
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Reviewed 31 December 2016

This museum is quite informative if you want to learn about Aceh history and culture. When I went to this place, there was no guide so what I could do was walk around the museum and only read the information available. The most interesting historical...More

Thank Yustika M
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Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

I visited this museum with my colleagues as we went to do a benchmark with unsyiah. We stopped by at this museum as we were guided by the driver we rented as we arrived at Banda Aceh airport. There were so many information such as...More

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Reviewed 8 December 2016

Great place to gain history knowledge. From the old scenario till the new Aceh after the tsunami tragedy. The subject is superbly presented and for sure you'll be touched on how the local protected their lovely land from being colonized. Such a fighter!! Even my...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2016

The Rumah Aceh (traditional house) was interesting, and it worth climbing upstairs to see the pictures of Aceh's heroes along the walls. Inside the museum, there are so many interesting objects to be learnt. The museum is a must-visit, and don't forget to pose in...More

Thank Erlinel M
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Reviewed 11 August 2016

Overall , nothing much , but at least give it a visit , you need to pay for entrance fee R20'000 . that i think is ok , but as i visit all the places in aceh , all are no entrance fee ,

Thank RR1231
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Reviewed 27 March 2015 via mobile

The museum itself is not realy nice. the subject is not superbly presented. BUT: it is such an emotional visit. watchig movies, fotos, interviews of the time before, while and after the tusnami takes place throws you on an emotional ride. It is worth the...More

Thank Nicolas M
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Reviewed 19 March 2015

When in Banda Aceh, this is a must place to visit. It has many archeological artifacts and other exhibits which is worth one's visit. The only let down is there are no staffs in attendance, that if you have questions there is no one to...More

Thank Rahman Y
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Reviewed 7 March 2015

Beautifully preserved house and the staff that are working at the museum was very patient in telling us the stories of the Acehnese history.

Thank Namaku
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Reviewed 25 November 2014

Do not expect an extensive content. All parts of the museum will require your ability to use/deal with stairs. No lifts available. Not wheelchair friendly. You will be asked to remove your shoes to visit one of the houses and interesting part of the museum.

Thank cruiseshorex
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Reviewed 13 August 2013

Some pretty good/interesting exhibits of Aceh weapons, an Aceh house built without nails, various Aceh memorabilia and (of course) a stuffed two headed buffalo...

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