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Address: Jl. Sultan Iskandar Muda no.1 | Blang Padang, Banda Aceh, Indonesia
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+62 812-6444-1308
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Good architectural building, with poor management

The local government takes it's place to manage this place. So disappointing, with excellent architectural design like this i'm expecting more for the things inside this museum... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Cancerizky R
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The local government takes it's place to manage this place. So disappointing, with excellent architectural design like this i'm expecting more for the things inside this museum. Something caught my eyes is the video that played in Audio Visual theatre. It is so poor and bad quality. You can finish this place for around an hour. The entrance fee is... More 

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Thank Cancerizky R
Surabaya, Indonesia
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32 reviews
14 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum has complete information about tsunami especially Aceh tsunami tragedy in 2004. The museum building is unique and quite clean in general. The location is also strategic in the city center.

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Thank Yustika M
Bekasi, Indonesia
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29 reviews
12 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We can watch the tsunami documentary film in aceh and see some pictures related to the disaster. The museum is not too big and we can also find the names of aceh tsunami victims

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Thank mamanafla
Jakarta, Indonesia
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been here a couple times. It was very informative and gave me chills. I wish it would have been more interactive and they need to pay more attention on the cleanliness of the dioramas/displays, otherwise it will be abandoned in several more years.

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Thank nindiwya
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

* Entrance is free * Lots of collection of photos during and after the great tsunami * Parking is limited, it is better if you go by taxi * One of a must visit places in Banda Aceh. Located in town not far from Baitur Rahman Mosque.

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Thank Pok_Ipoh
Melaka, Malaysia
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21 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Great muzium full of information related to tsunami tragedy. You'll be amazed once you enter the museum. 1st you have to walk to the tsunami tunnel where the create the similar situation during the tsunami tragedy.. Tunnel is dark, shaky earthquake then with some wave sound could be heard. Second site is the video, picture and some document related to... More 

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Thank ma5n
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

This museum tell me about the hold story of tsunami that happened on Banda aceh, the traveller visit aceh should go to this place to see the history of tsunami. Don't be afraid people in Aceh now, the history have changed already now and visitor can travel in the city.

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Thank Vannak C
Bandung, Indonesia
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52 reviews
13 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

This museum commemorates those victims of Tsunami on 26 Dec 2004. I believe that every tourists visiting Aceh. The disaster was devastating, you can view snapshots of the conditions before and after the disaster. Although not that many things can be seen there, you can feel the sorrow from the thousands of names of people who died on the wall.... More 

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Kuantan, Malaysia
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80 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

articles found were great, gives a good deal of true incidents during the hardship and difficult times.Credit for the great informations. Recommended.

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Thank kamarasaman
Sanur, Indonesia
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81 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

Specially build to commemorate the tsunami desaster and with a special architecture to dramatize the desaster. I think the museum gives an excellent impression of the desaster

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