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Indonesia Postal Museum

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Address: Jln. Cilaki no 37, Bandung 40114, Indonesia
Phone Number:
+62 22 4206195

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Postal Museum

I was collecting stamps years ago but stopped when I went to college. So, visiting this museum add my knowledge.

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Jakarta, Indonesia
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was collecting stamps years ago but stopped when I went to college. So, visiting this museum add my knowledge.

Thank ThyasP
Bandung, Indonesia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

This museum shows history of Indonesia's postal for free. This museum is located near Museum Geology and Gedung Sate so it is a great idea to include this museum to your museum field trip. Unfortunately, this museum is not well-managed and well-maintained. It is also lack of information and marks and also officers who can help us and direct us.

Thank felbland
Bandung, Indonesia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

You can find many things about Indonesia postal history here. It's easy to go to this location, near Gedung Sate (Bandung Government Building). You can see all old typewriters, stamps from at the beginning and stamps from all over the world. Sure, it is valuable for our knowledge and something you did not see before about postal in Indonesia.

Thank adha_1979
Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

This free museum is located next to Gedung Sate and Kantor Pos Indonesia Pusat, but the entrance is not clearly marked - as we have to get guided by the security to the correct entrance after we almost entered a random office… The museum has great collection of postal stamps from all around the world and many historical pieces related... More 

Thank dancingpiggy99
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

No guide, dark lightning, and no interactive information. Actually, the curatory function is quite good for Museum Pos.

Thank Indra P
Anchorage, Alaska
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2016

An opportunity to explore the history of the postal service in Indonesia. The was everything from post office boxes to postal scales, typewriters to history lessons and much more. There was a canceled copy of the first stamp issued by Indonesia. There were stamps from around the world and you could get close to examine even rare stamps. This is... More 

Thank Don B
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015

This place is a bit creepy but loaded with stamps from different times and countries. It is near other important places as well such as the Taman Lansia, Youghut Cisangkuy, Pasar Cisangkuy, Gedung Sate and others so it's worth a visit along with these other places.

Thank geminisheila
Tasikmalaya, Jawa Barat, Indonesia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015

don't imagine this place as good as museum in Europe. there still are somethings to fix. they need to make more efforts to attract more visitors, they need to add more stamps collections and brochures...

Thank Henky G
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2015

Free entry and no crowd. Stamps collection was extensive including stamps from other countries. Very large room with other stamp related items (e.g. post box, envelope sorting and postal uniforms) besides stamps. However the place is quite creepy, it's not recommended if you're female and visit this place alone when it's no crowd..

Thank Hans K
Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2015 via mobile

very nice surrounding .. beautiful location .. commonly calm .. u may enjoy the stamps collection. The development of postal system is not known to younger generation this type of museums referesh our memory and also boon for our decedents.

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