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Indonesia Postal Museum

Jalan Cilaki no 37, Bandung 40115, Indonesia
+62 22 4206195
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Ranked #6 of 38 Attractions in Bandung
Type: Museums
Most recent review
- Sep 13, 2014
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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144 reviews 144 reviews
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58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 NEW

While most people might not find the exhibits on the Indonesian post office going back to Dutch times that interesting, a stamp lover would be IMPRESSED by the massive and no doubt extremely valuable collection of stamps from around the world that is well organized on giant pull outable plates by country. The museum is also in a building that's... More

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Mumbai
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33 reviews 33 reviews
14 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014 via mobile

With more than 500 plates of stamp exhibits from various countries and almost all the historical Indonesian stamps, this museum is a philatelist's delight. And, the best of all, it is for FREE. For the general visitor, there are murals, historical post boxes and postmen uniforms over time, to give us a rich sense of Indonesia's history, as seen through... More

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Shows Indonesia stamps collection, antique letter that shows historical of Indonesia Postal Service, from dutch period to the modern one.

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Bandung, Indonesia
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71 reviews 71 reviews
15 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

My first impression when visiting is quiet. after looking into a pretty interesting collection of this museum exhibit: dioramas, motorcycles, bicycles introductory letter very antique. In my opinion The most interesting collection of this museum is a very old post office box from the dutch remote colonial provinces (Papua) in Indonesia. Another interesting collection is a stamp vending machine that... More

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Naifaru
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

What I like the most from this building is the stairs with red carpet on right and left side when you are entering this place. It is soo, one of a kind.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013

yes, very good . Those who appreciate and wnat to know more about the past of the Indonesia Postal service should certainly visit this museum. Week days are the best time to visit.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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26 attraction reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

The collections of this museum is exquisite for the philantropist. They should visit this place and see the old postal.

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Balestier, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2012

We (2 adults & 1 teenager) visited on a Wed. (13/6/12) morning. It is located next to the main post office. Pros : a) Free entry and no crowd. b) Stamps collection was extensive including stamps from other countries. c) Very large room with other stamp related items (e.g. post box, envelope sorting and postal uniforms) besides stamps. Cons :... More

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