Museum of Bali has been opened to the public and become a tourist destination in the city of Denpasar. And a great place to visit in Bali, especially for Denpasar City Tour. Come to Bali Museum, learn and know more closely about the tradition of Bali.
The Museum of Bali in Denpasar was built in 1931, designed by architect PJ Moojen. Museum Bali Denpasar was inaugurated on 8 December 1932. The exterior walls, courtyards, and the gates are designed with a distinctive style or royal castle in Denpasar. There are four pavilions at the complex of museum Bali. All pavilions at this place representing various districts in Bali.
In the north area, there is a pavilion of Tabanan Regency. The collection is displayed dance equipment such as dance costumes, all kinds of masks for dance, puppets, keris (traditional Balinese sword) for Calonarang dance, and also some ancient sculptures.
In the middle of the complex is standing pavilion of Buleleng Regency. The building is typical of the style coined the northern Bali Temple. The pavilion has a collection of clothing including traditional Bali fan.
Last pavilion, which is located at the main entrance where you will see towering of Kulkul (traditional equipment to call the people), as well as various other prehistoric collections. You can see the equipment used by humans during hunting and planting a garden, cultivation period, and the period of metallic. While the top floor of this pavilion featuring a collection of Balinese art.
Museum Bali is conveniently located at Jalan Major Wisnu in Denpasar Bali and its location in the heart of Denpasar. On the north side of the building there is Pura Jagatnatha (Temple), while opposite of Museum Bali is Puputan Badung (Badung Courtyard) and a statue of Catur Muka located. Development of the Bali Museum begins with the initiative of how vital cultural heritage of Bali, and care for, preserve and maintain. This initiative is based on the feelings of worry, that the existence of such phenomena of cultural erosion, thus becoming extinct cultural heritage, will lose photos and documentation.
One building in Bali Museum Denpasar to explore Balinese culture.
Collection of objects stored in the Museum of Bali can be classified into a collection of prehistoric objects such as: Grave Stone (sarkophag), a collection of objects that are derived from historical eras such as: clay, bronze statues (Statue of Hindu and Buddhist) and ethnographic collections of objects such as Keris (balinese weapons), Kain Endek (Balinese weaving), and equipment for religious Balinese ceremonies (sangku, Cecepan and Sidakarya Mask).
Today the museum comprises several building pavilions, including examples of the architecture of both the palace (Puri) and the temple (Pura) , with features like a split gateway (Candi Bentar) and a warning drum (Kulkul) tower. Exhibits are not always well presented and only some have useful English label, but it's good place to see authentic, traditional painting, masks, wood carving and weaving before you consider buying something from the craft and antique shops. The main building, a new two storey structure behind the entrance, has a collection of prehistoric pieces downstairs, including stone sarcophagi, and implements of stone and bronze.
Upstairs are examples of traditional artifacts, including some types still in everyday use. Look for the fine wood and cane carrying cases for transportation fighting cocks, and the tiny carrying cases for the fighting crickets. The northern most pavilions is in the style of Tabanan palace, and the central pavilion, with its wide verandah, is like the palace pavilion of the Karangasem kingdom where Rajas held audiences. The southern pavilion is the style of a Buleleng palace, and has a varied collection of textiles, including Endek, Songket, Prada etc.
The Public Facilities that available in Museum Bali Denpasar are
- There are few stalls to have local food, snack, and drink outside the area of Museum Bali Denpasar
- Parking Area
- Public Toilet and Restroom
Museum Bali Denpasar Entrance Fee and Admission Ticket 2019 :
- The Admission Fee to visit Museum Bali Denpasar 2019 is IDR 20,000 for adult.
Keris is one of the Balinese weapon.
Museum Bali Denpasar Opening Hours :
The Museum Bali Denpasar is Open Every Day start from 07.30 am to 15.30 pm
Closed on Nyepi Day (Silence Day / Seclusion Day)
How to Go to Museum Bali Denpasar .....
Museum Bali Denpasar Map
Location and Address of Museum Bali Denpasar :
Jalan Mayor Wisnu, Denpasar Regency, Bali
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Museum Bali Denpasar Nearby and Direction :
- NgurahRaiAirport (15.5 km)
- KutaBeach (14.3 km)
- NusaDuaArea (23.7 km)
Transport to Museum Bali Denpasar :
Get a Bali Transport from your stay (Bali Resort or Bali Hotel). You can contact us if you need transport to go to Museum Bali Denpasar and other related Bali tourist destination.
The barong dance in Museum Bali Denpasar.
The Museum Bali Denpasar Tour Best Recommended and Ideal Activity for
* Bali Backpacker and Individual Traveler
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Tour to Museum Bali Denpasar can be combined and implemented in conjunction with other activities Trip or Tour in the same direction.
What you should bring for Museum Bali Denpasar activity :
- Payment (Cash, Voucher, Credit Card)
- Shorts or casual Wear
- Sport shoes/sandals
- Hat & sunscreen recommended
- Camera or Video Recorder to save your perfect Bali Holiday memories at Museum Bali in Denpasar Bali
Tips For Your Holiday Trip and Vacation in Bali :
Comfort and safety during travel are two very important things before deciding traveling to a place. Here are some tips that can help you survive during the journey to the destination:
- Avoid showing off valuable things
- Do not solitude or being alone
- Save important documents & belongings
- Bring supplies as needed
- Keep food consumption and use mineral water
You can Watch here on Youtube Video Player, the situation Museum Bali in Denpasar. Young Balinese kid singing the song of Museum Bali.
Museum Bali Denpasar Review.
"Was great to know Balinese Culture and their traditions in a Museum. (Maria - Thailand)"