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A landmark building that now serves as the governor's office.
Jl. Diponogoro no. 22, Bandung 40115, Indonesia
+62 813-2003-7595
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum takes you through the history of Indonesia including its industries and struggle for liberation, but it also includes some cool technology like augmented reality experiences. The guides are very knowledgeable. The exhibits are in Bahasa and English. Interesting film on Indonesian independence, though...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Frank H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This Indo-European architectural style building always seems to be crowded on weekdays and holidays, because it is the center of West Java government as well as the most interesting icon to visit. Surrounded by neatly arranged gardens, the building overlooking Mount Tangkuban Perahu stands majestically...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is worth visiting this neoclassical architecture building that was designed in the colonial era by Dutch architect J. Gerber in 1920. We combined our visit with a visit to the Geological Museum (Museum Geologi), that is very close to Gedung Sate.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Martijn S
Reviewed June 4, 2019

Didn't make the museum, but passed by to have a photo of the distinctive architecture. Other than that, because we couldn't go in, there really wasn't very much else to explore.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank mostlyharmless
Reviewed April 12, 2019 via mobile

Visit on Sunday morning (9am) where it will get much crowded. There will be lots of people selling cheap goods. If you wanna buy clothes, be careful because sometimes they sell rejected products too. Avoid the area on sunday morning if you're not gonna visit...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed February 26, 2019

Gedung Sate is an iconic and Most Popular Place in Bandung, so when I go to Bandung, this place should be visited and I wanna see & know why the place so popular. The architecture style is New Indies Style combine with Netherlands Rationalism and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed February 2, 2019 via mobile

Gedung Sate is one of the most popular landmarks in indonesia. This building from 1920 served as the department of government companies in Bandung. The Japanse Army occupied it until it was handed over to Indonesian freedom fighters, which defended it against Ghurka fighters of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank TrixieAblan
Reviewed January 25, 2019

Has a beautiful design with a location that fits right with the Bandung hangout. Unique and very charming, because it is still used as a government office.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank hardy c
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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Hayday C
October 28, 2015|
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Response from Anggi747 | Reviewed this property |
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.