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Aceh Tsunami Museum

Jl. Sultan Iskandar Muda no.1 | Blang Padang, Banda Aceh, Indonesia
+62 812-6444-1308
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nice to hang out

Free entrance to the museum. It was lots of visitor when we went there as it was still in the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Muningdijah K
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Ubud
God bless Aceh

A must do visit if you are in Banda Aceh. The worst tragedy in the last 40 years in Indonesia. May... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Figaro_AB
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Turin, Italy
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Jl. Sultan Iskandar Muda no.1 | Blang Padang, Banda Aceh, Indonesia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Free entrance to the museum. It was lots of visitor when we went there as it was still in the holiday season of Idul Adha. Overall the museum lacks in maintenance, Air-conditioner was not working in the audio-visual room, the pool was dirty and the...More

Thank Muningdijah K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A must do visit if you are in Banda Aceh. The worst tragedy in the last 40 years in Indonesia. May God (or whomever you believe in) bless the strong and proud Achese population. Terima Kasih

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Reviewed 4 August 2017

The building is impressive and the museum worth a visit. However, you can skip the first floor. The movie they show is horribly made. Eaxh first year student of a film class would do better. And the exhibits are mostly poor as well. But on...More

Thank patrickhofstetter
Reviewed 31 July 2017

An amazing building and experience that encompasses and remembers the tragedy that occurred in Banda Aceh.

Thank DF-ADL
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Allahuakbar and kunfayakuun. This place make me cry how big tsunami impact and attack. Many tsunami documentation here.

Thank sutapranawijaya
Reviewed 5 July 2017

I think one of the Banda aceh highlight and remembered for is the Tsunami catastrophe...the museum is the best place to learn and feel it the tsunami experience...this museum itself is well design and the architecture is something to inspire and worth to see...it is...More

Thank Azrimi U
Reviewed 7 June 2017

the audio visual room gives a very precise account of what happened during the tsunami tugging your heartstrings

Thank Hvey C
Reviewed 2 June 2017

we visit here as part of Aceh city tour after diving in Weh island. i never thought that this museum is very good. entering the alley entrance will make you feel the atmosphere of the tsunami 13 years ago.. with water drizzle and good sound...More

Thank JoSan_id
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Sadly. when I visited there, it was closed till 2 p.m because there were a simulation of tsunami. In the evening, I went there again with my friend, and yeah still opened but there were some places closed because the museum will be closed at...More

Thank Indah Putri S
Reviewed 10 May 2017

A place full of history with the realia sculptures from tsunami such as the helicopter and van, the photographs the holy book full with the sign that Banda Acheh tremendously hit by tsunami in 2004

Thank missZaline
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