Lampung Museum

Lampung Museum, the most significant building that indicated Lampung characteristic and becomes that only museum in Lampung Province. This museum is settled only 15 minutes from downtown Bandar Lampung, the capital city of Lampung.

Having Lampung’s distinct architectural style, the museum is a path to retracing the past through an extensive display of prehistoric artifacts, cultural relics as well as the flora and fauna which are typically found in Lampung.

At this museum, there are antique ceramics from other countries such as China and Siam that become one of distinctive collections. Based on the inventory from 2011, the museum holds a collection of over 4,700 items. These are divided into 10 groups which are the items related to geography, biology, ethnography, history, numismatics, phylogy, ceramics, fine arts and technology.

The largest part of the collectios at Lampung Museum is dedicated to ethnography, which is the thing that study of culture. Up to these days, there are over 2,000 objects in this category which includes objects that were once used in everyday life and various items characteristic of both the past and present from Lampung culture.

Start from 1975, this museum was begin with its construction, holding its groundbreaking three years later in 1978. Then, the grand opening was held few years later on 24 September 1988, where it was inaugurated by the Minister of Education and Culture of the time, Prof Dr. Fuad Hasan.

Lampung Museum is precisely located in Jl .ZainalArifin No.PagarAlam .64 , Meneng building , Bandar Lampung. The closest Airport is the Raden Inten II Airport in the city of Bandar Lampung. This is a domestic only airport, serving Jakarta, Bandung and Batam.

The Lampung Museum is located approximately 5 kilometers north of Tandjungkarang, the central area of Bandar Lampung. It is easily accessible by rental car, public transportation or motorcycle.

Latest News

Pesagi Mountain, The Highest Peak at Lampung

Those who love to challenge themselves and hike the highest point must be visit the Pesagi Mt. This mountain is the highest point at West Lampung district and it is located in Belalau district. This mountain area has also been … Continue reading

Tanjung Putus Island, Lampung

Tanjung Putus Island is one of the islands located in the District Pasawaran, Teluk Lampung, Lampung Province. The island is part of Kelagian Island and Pahawang Island. Pulau Tanjung Putus is a gorgeous island with beautiful panorama over the land. … Continue reading

Pasir Putih Beach at Lampung

Located about 20 KM from Bandar Lampung, Pantai Pasir Putih or White Sand Beach is one of the tourist attractions in Lampung and the nearest destination that only takes about 20 minutes from downtown. Pasir Putih Beach offers captivating views … Continue reading

Sebesi Island, Lampung

Sebesi is an island in the Sunda Strait, between Java and Sumatra. It rises to a height of 844 metres (2,769 ft) and it lies about 12 kilometres (7.5 mi) north of the Krakatoa Islands; it is the closest large … Continue reading

Hotel Deals of the Day
Interesting Links
Indonesia Map HD
Find Us on :
Find Us on :