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3 weeks ago
“Come...visit the museum. Repair the diorama light”
Sep 13, 2018
“The Display is Not Attractive”
Jln. Diponegoro, Tenggarong 75514, Indonesia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Like usual museum in Indonesia, Museum Mulawarman in Tenggarong East Kalimantan also have to get concerned. As one of historical place should be tame a good care. This is used to be a kutai palace before becoming museum. Unfortunately the diorama glass was dusty n...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank yuliaditha
Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

The palace is immense and clean. The park is well maintained. Too bad, there are more replicas than the real antiques. The display is not that interesting. Worth seeing for those who don’t understand bahasa Indonesia because they provide explanation in Bahasa Indonesia.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lilianasoebi
Reviewed December 29, 2017

I visited the palace in mid 2017, while visiting nearby Borneo. The palace is very accessible, only an hour drive from Samarinda, capital city of East Kalimantan province, and can be easily found alongside Mahakam River. It was a worthwhile journey. The palace belongs to...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Arif H
Reviewed November 3, 2017

I visited this place by the end of October and I was lucky to be able to visit this museum. The location was little bit behind the main entrance and yes it was lacking the sign how to get into the building. You can go...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank GiboSinatra
Reviewed October 13, 2016

Getting to know my nation history by visiting the museum is awesome. Not only learn it from the book but to see them by myself. But i'm not good in history, so this whole experience for me is quite creepy. You can find souvenir market...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank callmeyuri
Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

Nice place, nice museum n nice river view at the center of Tenggarong. The sultan also live in this place.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Eriyanti B
Reviewed October 10, 2015 via mobile

I could say i learned many things in this place. I found traditional outfit,sultan's bedroom, the statue of him wearing his great outfit and many more. There's also the statue of how people of east Kalimantan manage their local resources. The place was also used...More

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank dfrutami
Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

Quite an information for tourists to get to know history of Balikpapan and how the province join Indonesia as a country. Personally love the head accessories gallery of several tribes. It is at the underground floor and quite hard to find the entrance. With very...More

Date of experience: May 2015
2  Thank lyloi
Reviewed June 13, 2015 via mobile

It's a museum........formerly is a palace of sultanate of kutai kertanegara..... The most famous place in tenggarong n East Kalimantan..... The tourism authorities should put more effort to maintain it..... The place is not so clean n not maintain properly..... But well it's still having...More

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank Fusamania
Reviewed March 5, 2015

Kutai Sultan's Palace is also known as the Museum Mulawarman. Located in Tenggarong, East Kalimantan, Indonesia. It's nice to learn the history and art here. A great learning tool and fun for kids. Entry ticket price is very cheap, there are also many food stalls...More

Date of experience: April 2014
1  Thank Novia311
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