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Indonesia Postal Museum

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Address: Jalan Cilaki no 37, Bandung 40115, Indonesia
Phone Number: +62 22 4206195
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Pleasant Place for a Philatelist

An opportunity to explore the history of the postal service in Indonesia. The was everything from post office boxes to postal scales, typewriters to history lessons and much more... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Don B
Anchorage, Alaska
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Anchorage, Alaska
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An opportunity to explore the history of the postal service in Indonesia. The was everything from post office boxes to postal scales, typewriters to history lessons and much more. There was a canceled copy of the first stamp issued by Indonesia. There were stamps from around the world and you could get close to examine even rare stamps. This is... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

This place is a bit creepy but loaded with stamps from different times and countries. It is near other important places as well such as the Taman Lansia, Youghut Cisangkuy, Pasar Cisangkuy, Gedung Sate and others so it's worth a visit along with these other places.

Thank geminisheila
Tasikmalaya, Jawa Barat, Indonesia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

don't imagine this place as good as museum in Europe. there still are somethings to fix. they need to make more efforts to attract more visitors, they need to add more stamps collections and brochures...

Thank Henky G
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Free entry and no crowd. Stamps collection was extensive including stamps from other countries. Very large room with other stamp related items (e.g. post box, envelope sorting and postal uniforms) besides stamps. However the place is quite creepy, it's not recommended if you're female and visit this place alone when it's no crowd..

Thank Hans K
Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015 via mobile

very nice surrounding .. beautiful location .. commonly calm .. u may enjoy the stamps collection. The development of postal system is not known to younger generation this type of museums referesh our memory and also boon for our decedents.

1 Thank oshylu
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

one of interesting museum in Bandung, not people know about this place. but you should go here, and find the stamp collection in this place.

2 Thank Perdina S
Bandung, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Many stamps collections are represent related event that occurs along with the prompt stamp was launched firstly

Thank Hardy Y
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

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 

1 Thank EmergingMarketSkptc
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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 

1 Thank Sub_maya_hai
Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

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

2 Thank DaniYusdiar

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