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Historical building

I happened to go to its museum (situated at the back of this building) 2 weeks ago. I can say it... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
frhts
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Bandung, Indonesia
via mobile
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Get real guide to explain to you about this building. You will absolutely surprised. Look like an... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2018
Zues1020
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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“sate”(17 reviews)
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A landmark building that now serves as the governor's office.
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Jl. Diponogoro no. 22, Bandung 40115, Indonesia
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+62 813-2003-7595
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 22 October 2008

Gedung Sate is the popular name for the governor's office of West Java province. It is one of the landmark buildings of Bandung and has become an icon for the city. It was designed by Dutch architect J.Gerber. Work on the building was began in...More

14  Thank camsean
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 12 April 2012

The area of Gedung Sate is clean and fenced. People can only see the garden surrounding this building from outside. Don't come to this area on Sunday, because it turns out as big traditional market. Full of people and sellers.

4  Thank AnisaDelft
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A place where any Bandung visitors should not misssed to visit. A West Java govwrment edifice. Best to have some photos taken at early morning. Don't missed to get a good view with the "sate" on the peak of the building. Adjusent to Gedung Sate...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I happened to go to its museum (situated at the back of this building) 2 weeks ago. I can say it was pretty neat and modern. The information was also pretty clear. There was a screening at the museum's auditorium about this building that put...More

Thank frhts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A nice palace to look at from the outside, unfortunately it was closed at our time of visit. We had a look through the gates and it still looked impressive. Soem parts of the buiding are still easily recognized as Dutch colonial, but there are...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The locals held a small demonstration on the day we wanted to see the place. So we just had a view from the car. So sad

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Reviewed 29 September 2018

Get real guide to explain to you about this building. You will absolutely surprised. Look like an ordinary colonial / semi dutch building. however it wasn't just normal one. Look deeply at the structures, exterior and details. Each will have different special stories to tell....More

Thank Zues1020
Reviewed 11 September 2018

The always mentioned and visited iconic colonial building in the middle of bandung city. Historical building that every visitors shall visit when travelling to Bandung. It is the most visited building by local and foreign tourists.

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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Gedung sate is one of the most popular landmarks in indonesia. Its common name, Gedung sate, is a nickname that translates literally from Indonesian to 'satay building', which is a reference to the shape of the building's central pinnacle - which resemble the shape of...More

Thank ilyash
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Heritage historic place dutch, which is a cultural heritage, now a complex of west java government environment

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Reviewed 22 May 2018

Gedung sate, is a nickname that translates literally from Indonesian to 'satay building', which is a reference to the shape of the building's central pinnacle - which resemble the shape of one of the Indonesian traditional dish called satay.

1  Thank syahriza95
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

The newly opened museum (Dec 2017) covers the history and architecture of Gedung Sate. It realy is a great museum even though the entrance fee is FREE!!! It has audio visual display, 3-D replica of the museum, and many more. Although it is quite small...More

1  Thank iwanardian
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Hayday C
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Response from Anggi747 | Reviewed this property |
I think they didn't charge us. Just ask for entry visit to security officer there. On the weekdays, the building used by Government Officials.
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