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Museum Benteng Heritage

Closed Now: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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memorable visit

Despite difficulties to find the location - it's in the middle of old part of Tangerang with narrow... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2018
Budi R
Serpong, Indonesia
Got Style!

Even we only on the main enterance since it was closed but the ambience and scenery was very... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2017
Jakarta, Indonesia
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Jln. Cilame 20 | Behind Boen Tek Bio Temple, Tangerang 15111, Indonesia
+62 21 55791139
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Reviewed 22 September 2018

Despite difficulties to find the location - it's in the middle of old part of Tangerang with narrow busy road (in fact it is also used as market during early hours !), you'll find old Chinese-style house laden with old memorabilia form Chinese tradition. If...More

Thank Budi R
Reviewed 14 July 2018

It's a three-story Chinese shop house, near Tangerang's old market. It has many collections, ranging from old photos to books, from ornaments to statues. It's a good place to understand the 1740 Chinese massacre during the Dutch era. Many ethnic Chinese ran away from then...More

Thank andreasharsono
Reviewed 23 March 2018

I came to this place more than 3 times but I still fascinating and love this place. I really love how the guide explain about the story of Chinese Descendant called as Peranakan. Very interesting story to find out the rich culture and history of...More

3  Thank maulanaj35
Reviewed 6 December 2017

It's good to explore the museum altogether with the traditional market as well as vihara, next to the museum.

Thank bakmiremaja
Reviewed 11 September 2017

You can find here about the history about Cina Benteng (Benteng/Fortress Chinese) and also Culture of "Peranakan" in Tangerang.

Thank Bali_Mandiri_Tour
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Even we only on the main enterance since it was closed but the ambience and scenery was very amazing. At the end we were having culinary experiences here in 'Pasar Lama' because the museum closed 😁

Thank boyen83
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Yes !Must visit! I believe it is not easy to take care or rather maintain this place. I really hope more people will acknowledge all the hard works of the founder and show better appreciation. We are not chinese nor Buddhist but we appreciate to...More

1  Thank asmyasonia
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Feeling adventurous, I took the train to Tangerang with the sole purpose of visiting the museum. I spent more than twice as much time in the commute compared to the time spent in the museum. Arriving at the entrance of the old market, I saw...More

Thank Bubly B
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Visiting this Benteng Heritage and if you are lucky, you will be guided and meet the owner, who will explain and answer about the Museum and the history of Chinese people who live in Tangerang and Jakarta. Besides old, antique goods and articles, we should...More

Thank PaulusGJakarta
Reviewed 14 February 2017

its the place for you tho know chinesse people from tangerang that known as Cina Benteng. you will know the history, and this place was the old house of chinese family

Thank tritya d
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28 July 2018|
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You can use train to stasiun Tangerang
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