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Great museum but hot

The museum roof is dope and the inside still have some decent stuff to look at, however it's kinda... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2018
Chandra T
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
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Reviewed September 24, 2018

My wife and I went with two local friends. It was a magic spot. Well worth a visit. Interesting place.

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Reviewed September 3, 2018

The museum roof is dope and the inside still have some decent stuff to look at, however it's kinda dirty and not very well maintained, but with the low entry price kinda ok not a bad place to visit. note: No Air-Cond.

Thank Chandra T
Reviewed August 6, 2018 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 HentjeP1
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.

Thank HendraGinting
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

Thank GarfieldDorset
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.

Thank Harley_Rider_883
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 MadmanAdventure
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

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