Saturday, July 28, 2012

Museum of Lampung

By on 8:56 PM


Historical remains of Lampung area starting from the prehistorical area to the present time can be witnessed in Lampung museum located not far from Lampung University on Jl. Zainal Abidin Pagar Alam.
Visitors to the meseum can enter for free but are not allowed to take pictures inside the museum. You can find lots of remains from the prehostoric era. Such ancient things as traditional daggers, musical instruments, and fragments of ancient stones.

Hotels where you stay in can give you information on how to get there and they can help you arrange the transport to the museum. The cheapest way to get there is by public transport--you can take either an AC  bus or a minibus (microlet) from Tanjungkarang or Telukbetung.

The museum is usually crowded on weekends because visitors from other parts of the city come to visit.

Another place where you can witness the remains of the past is Pugung Raharjo in Kalianda, South Lampung. There, there are various kinds of fragments of ancient stones. You can also observe the site where the kingdom used to be.

Find the information on Pugung Raharjo from the hotel you are staying in. The hotel should know it and are ready to arrange transport to Pugung Raharjo to see the remains of the past.