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Address: Jl. Sultan Iskandar Muda no.1 | Blang Padang, Banda Aceh, Indonesia
Phone Number: +62 812-6444-1308
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History of Tsunami

This museum tell me about the hold story of tsunami that happened on Banda aceh, the traveller visit aceh should go to this place to see the history of tsunami. Don't be afraid... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Vannak C
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This museum tell me about the hold story of tsunami that happened on Banda aceh, the traveller visit aceh should go to this place to see the history of tsunami. Don't be afraid people in Aceh now, the history have changed already now and visitor can travel in the city.

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Thank Vannak C
Bandung, Indonesia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This museum commemorates those victims of Tsunami on 26 Dec 2004. I believe that every tourists visiting Aceh. The disaster was devastating, you can view snapshots of the conditions before and after the disaster. Although not that many things can be seen there, you can feel the sorrow from the thousands of names of people who died on the wall.... More 

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Kuantan, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

articles found were great, gives a good deal of true incidents during the hardship and difficult times.Credit for the great informations. Recommended.

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Sanur, Indonesia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Specially build to commemorate the tsunami desaster and with a special architecture to dramatize the desaster. I think the museum gives an excellent impression of the desaster

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A unique museum to a world event that will never be forgotten. It struck me how grateful and taj fuel the Acehnese people are to the countries who assisted after the tsunami. Some of the dioramas are a little dated but we're very effective in conveying the enormity of the event. Multimedia presentation could be improved and the best part... More 

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Medan, Indonesia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is not just a museum, because we can learn and discover about Tsunami history in the past. Visiting this place will make us closer to the Creator.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really nice museum and amazing architecture. I think it is really good for educating local people about tsunami and earthquake.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I got there, the video did not work, the technician trying to fix the trouble they said, but waiting for 1 hour and nothing. they have pound with fish but it was sooooo dirty, I can see the water color is black. They need to pay attention to the cleaness. I expect more than what I have seen.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Ridwan Kamil really did a great job on designing and building this museum, they said this museum can float if there ever be another tsunami attack and people can survive by climbing this building. Woah! I enjoyed my visit so much, feeling sad and grieving seeing the victims' name and pictures, and also blessed and happy by seeing how much... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

This Tsunami Museum make the people know how the Tsunami did huge disaster of Banda Aceh. Crying and Full of Scary Moments records by this Museum.

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