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Jl. Jend. A. Yani no. 105, Medan 20111, Indonesia
+62 813 6120 3998
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The mansion is well worth a visit. The numerous rooms were very interesting. Plan on spending 30 or 40 minutes for the visit

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank BostonSkier
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is quiet interesting to visit. They keep it very clean and very interesting to know about the whole story from this family. There is a person who will explain the story about this place. Whenever you visit Medan please visit this place

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jarenillas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here on a short holiday to Medan with my big family. Indeed, from the outside it doesn't look big, but once we go inside, it is actually quite large. The building itself is very well restored & preserved. A number of its furnitures are...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ellenpss
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tjong A Fie’s Mansion. Mansion is much larger than it appears from the road. An emigrant from China, A Fie became a grocer and was later made a Dutch government official as a result of his entrepreneurial success. He went on to direct the building...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank NigelG407
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love the detail of this house! Beautifull and unique. This is the kind of old and traditional house. every detail has their own stories. The entrance fee is 35k IDR, worth the price because the house is clean, and the staff are nice. You...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank plukmantara
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had extremely Low expectation when I heard about this place, but I was very pleasantly surprised by this place that offers us a peek of how colourful and grandeur the past of Medan used to be. My favourite part of the house is the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 5, 2018

This mansion is well worth visiting. It gives an excellent sense of the days in Medan when Tjong A Fie was still alive. It is relatively well maintained, and the building is an eye-opener. Most parts are open to the public. There are lots of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank niessensan
Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

This place is not well maintained and professionally managed. Need to pay for entry-charges and they'll provided you with a local guide with adequate english. Way to improve this place: need to clean up and do the restoration of the rooms from the dust and...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Budi S
Reviewed October 28, 2018

An old and well preserved mansion at the busy street of Medan. Typical Chinese design for courtyard house - an airy room with high ceiling, big windows to allow the sun to shine in the room and an empty courtyard in the middle of the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank steven888Malaysia
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Such a beautiful, huge Mansion. Lovely architecture. Beautiful display of artefacts and photos of Tjong A Fie and his family. Everything displayed tells a story of his life and his works. I personally feel that ticket prices ought to be raised so that more funds...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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