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Tugu Pahlawan, Surabaya

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Visit Tugu Pahlawan to pay homage to the soldiers who fought in the Battle of Surabaya, the heaviest single battle of the Indonesian National Revolution. See the tall white column, arches, and statues, and visit the onsite museum to learn the history of the battle. Although the pro-independence forces suffered defeat and great losses during this conflict, this battle is considered a turning point of the revolution, as it helped galvanize international support for Indonesian independence. With our custom trip planner, Surabaya attractions like Tugu Pahlawan can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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TripAdvisor
  • It has been very well known that Arek-Arek Surabaya had high patriotism while maintaining independence in Indonesia. They were willing to die for the struggle against the invaders. Many sites in Surab...  more »
  • The Heroes Monument (tugu pahlawan) is a square with white pillars at the center, near it there is basement act as a museum housing legacy of indonesian war of independence in 1945, and some diorama a...  more »
  • Khasnya Jawa Timuran, hampir semua tempat makan khas Jawa masakan ikan, ayam, lele yang digoreng semua dibuat "penyet" dicampur sambel pedas nikmat. Makan dengan minuman teh tawar membuat selera makan...  more »
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  • Not so bad for historical monument. But please don't littering here. There are already rubbish in some spot. And 'naughty' couples who enjoy their romantic time selfishly.
  • I really enjoy Sunday morning in tugu pahlawan, We can do some light sports and testing Surabaya Street food. We can buy seconds hand clothes...hahaha.
  • Merinding. I feel it. Many historical story about surabaya will be got at here. Wonderful
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  • I really love the museum. We can learn Surabaya history from 10 November Museum. And the entrance ticket is free for students who bring their Card identity.