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Bosscha Observatory

Jl. Teropong Bintang, Lembang 40391, Indonesia
+62 22 2786001
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A must visit place in Lembang

Bosscha was built in 1923 and since then become the landmark of Lembang. This is the complex of... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2018
firza y
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Not a place for a picnic. Go, get closer to the stars 💕

Bosscha is a perfect place to learn more about the universe. There are some telescopes that can be... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2017
Deanitha R
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Jl. Teropong Bintang, Lembang 40391, Indonesia
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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Bosscha was built in 1923 and since then become the landmark of Lembang. This is the complex of outspace observatory consisting of several buildings with different telescopes for several usage. You dont have to pay any ticket at the entrance. There will be 2 main...More

Thank firza y
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Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Bosscha is a perfect place to learn more about the universe. There are some telescopes that can be used to observe things in the sky. I was lucky to have a chance to see how the moon sets in the afternoon and to figure out...More

Thank Deanitha R
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Reviewed 27 September 2017

If you like astronomy and stars, you must come to this place. It has the history of the first observatory in Indonesia from the year 1900. The serenity for the place is refreshing.

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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

It was really amazing there. I learn how come they can made technology like that. It is one of the best place to visit in bandung

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Reviewed 18 July 2017

when you visit Bosscha in the morning or during the day, you can only look and know how the telescope operates and the story behind Bosscha story.

Thank NoMmy D
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Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We just came here without knowing this is not like any other attraction. If you are not in a group then you better come here on weekends. To see the biggest telescope, we need to arrange our permission prior. At least we can sightseeing around...More

Thank Joic S
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

It is the first time to visit and see the giant telescope. Nice view, but we must make a reservation first for night-observation.

Thank Handayani H
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Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

The place is dark when you come in the night time, i came here in the night visit so that i can use the telescope to see the moon and stars, it is amazing to see them closer and inside the big place i forgot...More

Thank Eveline S
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Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Brought kids visiting observatorium and they like a lot. Such an experienced for young ones. Better check their availability since they are open several months of the year. From 7am Up to 1pm only. There are option of evening visit but has to book in...More

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Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Well as i am not really interested in seeing sky objects this place is boring. But many of my friends found it cool because you can actually use diff kind of telescope to observe the sky. But make sure u did a reservation or check...More

Thank charina s
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chuanpeng
22 March 2017|
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Response from firdah2015 | Reviewed this property |
Forgot opening but certainly morning after 7am, last show at 12pm, sorry forgot the entrance fee, but not more than US$10/person. No public transportation reach location, ensure transport from hotel standby until show ended
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