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Historical building

I happened to go to its museum (situated at the back of this building) 2 weeks ago. I can say it... read more

Reviewed October 31, 2018
frhts
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Bandung, Indonesia
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Get real guide to explain to you about this building. You will absolutely surprised. Look like an... read more

Reviewed September 28, 2018
Zues1020
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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A landmark building that now serves as the governor's office.
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Jl. Diponogoro no. 22, Bandung 40115, Indonesia
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Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

A place where any Bandung visitors should not misssed to visit. A West Java govwrment edifice. Best to have some photos taken at early morning. Don't missed to get a good view with the "sate" on the peak of the building. Adjusent to Gedung Sate...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

I happened to go to its museum (situated at the back of this building) 2 weeks ago. I can say it was pretty neat and modern. The information was also pretty clear. There was a screening at the museum's auditorium about this building that put...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 25, 2018

A nice palace to look at from the outside, unfortunately it was closed at our time of visit. We had a look through the gates and it still looked impressive. Soem parts of the buiding are still easily recognized as Dutch colonial, but there are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

The locals held a small demonstration on the day we wanted to see the place. So we just had a view from the car. So sad

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 28, 2018

Get real guide to explain to you about this building. You will absolutely surprised. Look like an ordinary colonial / semi dutch building. however it wasn't just normal one. Look deeply at the structures, exterior and details. Each will have different special stories to tell....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 10, 2018

The always mentioned and visited iconic colonial building in the middle of bandung city. Historical building that every visitors shall visit when travelling to Bandung. It is the most visited building by local and foreign tourists.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Gedung sate is one of the most popular landmarks in indonesia. Its common name, Gedung sate, is a nickname that translates literally from Indonesian to 'satay building', which is a reference to the shape of the building's central pinnacle - which resemble the shape of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed May 27, 2018

Heritage historic place dutch, which is a cultural heritage, now a complex of west java government environment

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 21, 2018

Gedung sate, is a nickname that translates literally from Indonesian to 'satay building', which is a reference to the shape of the building's central pinnacle - which resemble the shape of one of the Indonesian traditional dish called satay.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

The newly opened museum (Dec 2017) covers the history and architecture of Gedung Sate. It realy is a great museum even though the entrance fee is FREE!!! It has audio visual display, 3-D replica of the museum, and many more. Although it is quite small...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Hayday C
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I think they didn't charge us. Just ask for entry visit to security officer there. On the weekdays, the building used by Government Officials.
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