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places to visit, parts of colonial history, places to go not far from hotels and interesting places... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dr_JusufKristianto
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Jakarta, Jakarta Raya, Indonesia
Interesting space

Visited on a hot afternoon, and had a guide bring us around briefly. There is potential for this... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
leepypy
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Singapore, Singapore
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Ujung Pandang Street, Makassar, Indonesia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

places to visit, parts of colonial history, places to go not far from hotels and interesting places to take photos

Thank Dr_JusufKristianto
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited on a hot afternoon, and had a guide bring us around briefly. There is potential for this space to be developed further to encourage tourism to the area! Quite interesting to know of the various spaces, and we had the chance to visit a...More

Thank leepypy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the colonial fort that still exist, keep lots of history. It has museum in it, need more maintenance and more interactive media and activities to turn on the aura of this place

Thank Expedition757887
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Such a wonderful place to visit and understand more about the history and Indonesia's heroes. Lovely museum upstairs to walk around in as well.

Thank Jelvie G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When I was there, they were celebrating a huge collection of traditional knives and swords. Got to meet the Minister(?) of Tourism for the province.

Thank Scott-Vancouver-BC
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

Well, there is not much to visit in Makassar so you'll probably visit this one. Not that much interesting and they'll ask for a "donation" before entering. If you're not sure you want to come in, pass your turn and save your money.

Thank Feaelwen
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

I suggest to visit because you will know all the information inside, ask local guide ( chargeable ) but worth. Never regrets about this historical place.

Thank Regarfield22
Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

Didn’t have a tour guide, because I went with school, the local explained the history to me. Very rich in history, after hearing tempted to read up more about this fort. Negative: 1) female toilet is locked, waited very long thinking that there is someone...More

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Reviewed September 11, 2018

This is my favorite place to visit in almost every weekend. I will tell you what you can do in this place. 1. You can enjoy the sunset on the fort. So, come in the afternoon. 2. It has Museum contains Sulawesi arts and history,...More

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Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

We did the tour around makassar city and visited the Fort Rotterdam.it is nice to visit because we can see the historical places of Dutch Colonization and some museums there.

Thank larsensteven
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Debbie M
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Hi Debbie the fort is in the central area, near the sea/boardwalk. Its not far from the ships from memory, in any case getting around Makassar is very easy by taxi or the minivan buses which run fixed routes around town. I... More
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