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Bung Karno Museum and Library

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Nice place

the library has many collection such as soekarno's book, a lot of pictures, and many other. but the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Good summary of Sukarno's life

Interesting pictures, original furniture, cars that were used by Sukarno. Given the attempt to make... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2018
Steve W
Jakarta, Indonesia
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Jln. Kalasan Barat/Tengah/Timur 1, Blitar 66133, Indonesia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the library has many collection such as soekarno's book, a lot of pictures, and many other. but the building is not too wide

Thank GaluhW43
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

I went to Soekarno's Grave yesterday. In there I pilgrim, pray, and visit this beautiful place in Blitar.

Thank Sightseer764779
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

As foreigner, it can be interesting event though the details cannot be always understood. It is mainly a museum for indonesian peoples about Bun Karno. Big place outside, you can visit the funeral of Bun Karno (Ticket is low price).

Thank Pierre D
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

This is the place where Indonesian first President grave. There is also a library (a very big one) with a collection from art to science education. But you must be a member to take the books home.

Thank hannaindrie
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Interesting pictures, original furniture, cars that were used by Sukarno. Given the attempt to make him into a world class figure, we were surprised that nothing was in English. However, there was an English speaking docent who was very nice and informative. That said, we...More

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 16 March 2018

In the museum you could find hundreds of Soekarno's photograph from time to time (including his wives), stuffs that he'h been use and some books. While in the library which is located just across the museum you could find wide range of book from biography...More

Thank YohanaPuspa
Reviewed 12 March 2018

This place is inside the Tomb of Soekarno areas and well maintained. This area is dedicated to Soekarno or Bung Karno, the founding father and first president of Indonesian Republic. This museum has a lot oldies collection, old rupiah money, old post stamps and even...More

Thank fendi23lbj
Reviewed 26 November 2017

A very interesting place to visit especially for history seeker. This place is in the same site with the Bung Karno cemetery. This place is always crowded for both general tourism and people who seek to pray for Bung Karno. The Museum and Library design...More

Thank I W B
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

This museum tell the story about life of the first president of Indonesia. It is very interesting an the stuff speak good english. Entry is for free as well!

Thank Osterkirchstieg
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

This museum dedicated to Soekarno, the founder and first President of Indonesia. The museum itself is attractive, it has a lot of Soekarno's collection. We can learn history from the collection. Soekarno's cemetery is next to the museum. Souvenir Shop is on along the way...More

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