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Gedung Sate

Jalan Diponegoro no 22, Bandung, Indonesia
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Ranked #7 of 33 Attractions in Bandung
Type: Architectural Buildings, Landmarks
Owner description: A landmark building that now serves as the governor's office.
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Type: Architectural Buildings, Landmarks
Owner description: A landmark building that now serves as the governor's office.

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Palembang, Indonesia
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54 reviews 54 reviews
29 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 NEW

have you ever saw the building like this? the top on the roof have symbol call "tusuk sate" one of very famous and delicious traditonal Indonesia food!...this building also a historic building too, when the Ducth agains Indonesia, Indonesia heroes covered in this building....

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Bandung, Jawa Barat, Indonesia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Nice architecture, historical also, good place to take a photoshoot and of course easy to find this place.

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India
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

This is the Headquarters where the Governor office of West Java is situated. It is a sprawling area with a few blocks made in Dutch architecture. A must visit when in Bandung!

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Luanda, Angola
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602 reviews 602 reviews
164 attraction reviews
929 helpful votes 929 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

This building and its pleasant garden aren't must sees but okay if you have time. On Saturday morning we were invited to dance as traditional musicians played.

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Denpasar, Indonesia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Its so nice finally to know this icon of Bandung directly, cant help to take photos several times even in the traffic and dust from the foot ball field in front of the gedung

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27 reviews 27 reviews
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

a historical building which i believe if you ask local or read it yourself about the history you can appreciate the value behind it. it looks good day and night.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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32 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Yes, it was just a building. But, the history behind the building was started years ago, back in colonialism era. The building now has been well maintained and clean. Nothing special about the architecture, but hey, it's not just about that. It's Bandung's landmark!

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Singapore, Singapore
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

It is just like any historical icon in a country. But we were not allowed to go into the grounds of the building so just had to see from outside the gates.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

I suppose because its a government building, you won't be able to enter the grounds or park from the front as guards will (repeatedly) stop you. To do so, go to the side of the complex where the Postal Museum is located and where there is a lobby with an attendant who will either be sleeping or not paying much... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Gedung sate is one of dutch building in Bandung, now this building is used for goverment .We could take some pictures in this area (from outside)

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