Thomas Parr Monument, Bengkulu

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  • sangat disayangkan monumen ini tidak memiliki informasi apa-apa sehingga pasti dilewatkan dan hanya dilihat saat perjalanan menuju Benteng Marlborough. sayang sekali bangunan tidak terawat.  more »
  • Anda pasti melewati monumen ini apabila hendak mengunjungi Benteng Marlborough. Namun sayang, tidak ada keterangan atau informasi yang dapat dibaca lebih lanjut mengenai monumen ini.  more »
  • Near to Fort Marlborough, more or less 100 meter to south> If you stay at central Bengkulu ( Jl Suprapto Simpang Lima ), catch yellow color mini bus - public transportation - which goes and by to and ...  more »
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  • Historic. Good for you who want to take vintage photoshoot.
  • This octagon-shaped monument is worth a visit because of the historic value. The monument was established in 1808 as a reminder of the death of an assassinated British governor in Bencoolen, Thomas Parr, and today it still stands strong. The monument is composed of three arched doorways, a doom and six Corinthian columns in reference to ancient Rome and Greece. It is located at the meeting point of Jl. Ahmad Yani and Jl. Mazairi, very close from the Fort Marlborough. No entrance fee. I greatly appreciate efforts made by the authorities for paying proper attention and saving this monument from ruining away.
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