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They put so many display on the outside, I bet there's plenty more inside. Too bad we reach the... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
adestp
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Jakarta
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general information about West Kalimantan's culture

Entrance fee is pretty cheap, with some of landmarks and traditional house miniature and a cultural... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2018
WenniLee
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

They put so many display on the outside, I bet there's plenty more inside. Too bad we reach the museum too late, they already close at 14.30 on Saturday, while we're planning to go out of town on Sunday, and they are closed on Monday....More

Thank adestp
Reviewed 26 March 2018

My family went to this museum last week. The entry ticket was extremely cheap, only IDR 10,000 (less than USD 1) for four of us! The museum collection and display is well-maintained and exceeded my expectations for a provincial government museum. Most are about the...More

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Reviewed 14 January 2018

Entrance fee is pretty cheap, with some of landmarks and traditional house miniature and a cultural information about West Kalimantan

Thank WenniLee
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

This is place can bring you some information abou Pontianak City. You can come with group too, dont miss it

Thank A P
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Though it is closed on public holidays, I still enjoy the garden behind the museum and the miniature around. They are great!! I really hope the state government can keep the museum well.

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Reviewed 26 February 2017

I honestly don't know why this museum would be rated any lower than a 4 (very good). This is a high quality presentation of the history and cultural richness of West Kalimantan and Pontianak, considering the small population of the area. This museum had excellent...More

Thank jayfraze
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Interesting inside but the outside buildings needed some repair work done on them. There was an entry fee to get in.

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 24 October 2016

I don't plan to go to the museum, but as we have free time we go to the museum. so unique lots of history of pontianak.

Thank herm-kun18
Reviewed 16 May 2016

It's a little frustrating to see how the state's rich history and culture are not maximized in its introduction and preservation at this museum. Clearly there's a lack of management from the staff and you can tell from the place that's not being maintained well....More

1  Thank Sten I
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

The museum focused on the ethnic groups in West Kalimantan, and it was great to learn more about the traditions of the people. They also had a great section on the ceramics of the different dynasties.

Thank Felicia C
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