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Museum Adityawarman

Jl. Diponegoro no. 10, Padang 25124, Indonesia
+62 751 31523
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Very disturbing!

Upsetting to see this intolerant poster in the garden of the Adityawarman museum. Loosely... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
pushkarini
,
delhi
via mobile
A must visit museum in Padang city

Travelers who is coming to Padang city must visit this museum. Located at the central area of the... read more

Reviewed June 11, 2018
Hentje P
,
Jakarta, Indonesia
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Jl. Diponegoro no. 10, Padang 25124, Indonesia
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+62 751 31523
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Upsetting to see this intolerant poster in the garden of the Adityawarman museum. Loosely translated it says “Ridding West Sumatra of LGBT” and below “Protecting our Children through faith and Religious Science”. The two men at the top are the Governor and his deputy. The...More

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Reviewed June 11, 2018

Travelers who is coming to Padang city must visit this museum. Located at the central area of the city. It has many collections of traditional clothing of Western Sumatra peoples

Thank Hentje P
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Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

A lot of history inside But need reorganizing place to make more nice and to make people feel interesting there. Don't forget the trash, the really importent to keep clean around.

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Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

I really wanted visit this place and I went there early in the morning. The place was not crowded and I could take my own time to see the collections. They exhibit Minang tradiotions as well as small collections from other parts of Indonesia. They...More

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Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

We found by accident and where drawn in by the look of the buildings. The museum is in a beautiful wooden building. The displays do have English descriptions alongside the Indonesian scripts so ignore the LP comments on that. We arrived at 15.00 and knew...More

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Reviewed November 20, 2017

The Museum is not well managed. Most of the artifacts are badly maintained. However, it is a great place to learn about Minangkabau history.

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Reviewed October 12, 2017

This museum is absolutely stunning. In fact, this state museum is categorised as the most important cultural museum in West Sumatra. The museum is located in downtown Padang and serves as an important place to store and preserve historical objects related to Minangkabau heritage and...More

Thank Danny T
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Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

Glorious minang indigenous architecture in display. Want to learn about minang culture and traditions, this place is your first destination. Architecture, wedding, ceremony, dance, etc is displayed here. Mentawai culture and tradition also displayed here and believes me it's unique and mesmerizing. They also displayed...More

Thank MyTusita
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Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

This museum preserve historical things from minang culture. And minang is one of the ethnic that use matrilineal system, that women have the power to keep the property, taking csre of familt and etc

Thank Rizki A
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Reviewed July 17, 2017

The musuem is a very large complex. The main attraction is the "Rumah Gadang", the traditional community house for the Minangkabau's clan. The Rumah Gadang is actually the museum as it has displays of the Minangkabau artifacts, traditional clothings and accessories. However, the building is...More

Thank NORAINI M
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