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Museum Rumah Kelahiran Bung Hatta

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An actual house

The museum is an the actual house turned to museum. The entrance is free and you can see the rooms... read more

Reviewed December 5, 2017
Jakarta, Indonesia
Good knowledge to our children

This historical house is very clean and well managed. We can find the memorial of Bung Hatta... read more

Reviewed August 24, 2017
Iwan R. K
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Jl. Soekarno-Hatta no. 37, Kelurahan Aur Tanjungkang Tengah Sawah, Kecamatan Guguh Panjang, Bukittinggi, Indonesia
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Reviewed April 29, 2018

Bung Hatta is the founding father of the Republic of Indonesia. His house of birth was built in 1860s. Bung Hatta was born in this house on 12 August 1901. The original house actually fell down in 1960s then it was rebuilt and inaugurated on...More

Thank Danny T
Reviewed December 13, 2017

This place is well maintained. It was amazing to see one of the most influencing and powerful leaders of Indonesia's birth home. A must go for those history and museum lovers (like me) :p

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Reviewed December 5, 2017

The museum is an the actual house turned to museum. The entrance is free and you can see the rooms (bed rooms, living rooms, kitchen, etc) that the former Vice President of Indonesia was born. Some history and knowledge that's very interesting to know and...More

Thank fr4nc1sc4
Reviewed August 24, 2017

This historical house is very clean and well managed. We can find the memorial of Bung Hatta collection here from photos until the furniture used to be used by Bung Hatta.

Thank Iwan R. K
Reviewed April 12, 2017

I stayed few times nearby the Museum Bung Hatta (an economist, the first Vice President of the Republic of Indonesiain) in Bukittinggi city centre, and this museum is not open for public. My city tour with a helpful motor-taxi driver coincidentally passed another Museum of...More

Thank Hellen L
Reviewed November 16, 2016

A fine traditional building worthy of photographic record. Inside however the collection is appallingly displayed and largely unhelpful, uninteresting and tedious. There are a few worthwhile early korans, and a handful of weapons, and also agricultural tools that can be seen to better effect in...More

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Reviewed September 24, 2015

I was lucky to have opportunity to visit the museum which is also the birthplace of Mr. Muhammad Hatta, when I was in Bukittinggi, West Sumatra, at the end of November 2015. At this museum, I learned more the background of Indonesia's greatest hero, besides...More

Thank Wishanggoro
Reviewed August 17, 2015

This small museum boasts a small and interesting collection of books and pictures from colonial times. But also a collection of biological monsters. Cows with two heads and the kind. This is an unexpected and unpleasant surprise

1  Thank Bert M
Reviewed June 27, 2015

If you're a big fan of Bung Hatta then this place is a must visit one. I personally am a big fan, so looking around into his birth place was so heartwarming. The place itself is almost the same as it used to be. It's...More

Thank MademoiselleNa
Reviewed June 6, 2015 via mobile

Mohammad Hatta is one of my idol. I was so curious to see what kind of life he had so he became one of the most respectful person in Indonesia. By visiting his childhood house, I learned his history. He was so modest, a simple...More

Thank Anneila F
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