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Museum of The Asian-African Conference

Jalan Asia Afrika No. 65, Bandung 40111, Indonesia
+6222 4233564
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Ranked #2 of 38 Attractions in Bandung
Type: Museums
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

A well-structured museum that tells a lot about the history, although it mainly uses the Indonesian language. It would be much better if it could add more English translations.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 NEW

It must be said that most people will know nothing about the conference that earned Bandung and this building its obscure footnote in history, nor will they really care. However, there is a well organized exhibit with photos of the many but now mostly obscure or forgotten political leaders who attended the conference that might interest history buffs who were... More

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Jakarta
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Time of visit: August 29th 2014, Friday 2pm ( 14.00 ). On Friday, this museum is opened from 2pm to 4pm ( based on the security's information when we had arrived there earlier in the morning, so we have to go back there in the afternoon) ...I think it is closed on Saturday and Sunday. Entrance: Free of charge. Situated... More

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Northbridge, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

with beautiful design of colonial building unfortunately the building not too maintained. but its good to visit this place and surrounding.

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014 via mobile

This is another one of the nice museums in Bandung. It still seemed like it was in renovation when I was there, but it offered a lot of interesting information to the historically minded.

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Bandung, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

It free to you to enter the museum, everyday except for certain days. You will see the history of asian-african conference. In one corner spot, there is statue of first president Indoneisa (Soekarno) when he gived speech in conference. Dont visiting museum when break time, approx 12 pm - 1 pm. And museum close at 5 pm

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Bandung, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

This place is very significant to the pride of Bandung. The rest of non-block country like India, China, Yugoslavia, Egypt, Algeria were here. Unfortunately, this museum didn't offer the same atmosphere. The museum filled by the poster around, and only little artifact. The most disappointed thing is we couldn't enter the conference room. The building itself already have architectural charmed,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

A museum that retells the great story of the Asian-African Conference. Located at the exact building where the first conference was held. Enjoy a variety of explanations throughout the museum, and go to the audio visual room where they show a video of the historic event including videos, pictures, and voices of those who struggled for independence. Go to the... More

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Jaipur, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

This building has become famous landmark in Bandung, as this was the venue of Afro-Asian meet in 1955. This is just a building you can have a look from outside as Government offices are now run in this building. There is a museum portion open for public from 10 to 4. Take a photo and skip to other attractions.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

There are many reasons to come to Bandung. And if you are in Bandung, take the opportunity to visit the Afro-Asian Museum. The museum is in the same building where in 1955, April, Soekarno hosted 29 nations from Africa and Asia to create a group of 'Independent Countries'. In the museum you can find many pictures and other items which... More

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