Brunei Museum, Bandar Seri Begawan

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At Brunei Museum, you'll observe an array of displays on varying subjects, from the region's natural history to ancient ceramics from Iran and central Asia. Opened on 29 February 1972 by Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom, the museum's collection consists mainly of the personal collections of the country's sultan. You'll get to see silver and gold coins from around the Islamic world, as well as an exhibit detailing the history of Japan's martial arts, consisting of replicas of equipment used from the eighth to the 14th centuries. You can also learn about the country's interesting economic position on the globe, and how the disovery of its oil resources brought this about. For travelers who use our international travel planner, Bandar Seri Begawan holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Brunei Museum and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • The Museum is located in the brunei capital of bandar sri begawan, i.e. for this museum we can get to the rental car, the kana are indeed very difficult once transportation there, now in the museum we shouldn't bring anything into the bag, and hp/camera in safe deposit keloker reply no doubt because in the key, so the contents of the museum is as much about the history of the Kingdom of brunei, the biography of the sultan of brunei and his descendants, miniature contents in the brunei Palace (throne of the King), and all the gifts from various countries (head of State) at the time of the Sultan of brunei birthday. In the museum there is also a souvenir shop yes they cost a bit more expensive.
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  • Located near the Malay Technology Museum and the Maritime Museum. from the Bus Terminal Bus No. 39, once lowered, you have to walk to the area in the vicinity of the museum reaches new 10menit, and when it will be back to the Bus Terminal, but recently at 5 pm, we are waiting for the bus so 30 min, no bus also passing so we had to walk to the Bus Terminal +/-1 h on hilly roads that don't have a pedestrian to pedestrians so that a little dangerous
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  • This museum has been closed for years and will be for many more as it is in limbo pending decisions about how to restore the building (apparently termite-infested) and its foundation. You'll pass it o...  more »
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  • The place is closed. I am sure it would be a nice place to visit
  • Closed as of April 14 2018
  • It tell history of Brunei
  • It is confirmed closed,don't go.
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