Museums


MUSEUM NEGERI PROPINSI JAMBI

(Jambi Province National Museum)

P. with a Sumatran Tiger

The City of Jambi has a very interesting museum that gives very good information about ancient artifacts, wildlife, various ethnic groups, and historical information about the province. It’s location can be found with this link.

The front of the museum, prior to its renovation.

The front of the museum, prior to its renovation.

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We made the below video of the museum to give an overview of what can be seen there.

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MUSEUM PERJUANGAN RAKYAT JAMBI

Statue of the renowned Jambi ruler who led a long term resistance against Dutch domination: Sultan Thaha Syaifuddin.

Statue of the renowned Jambi ruler who led a long term resistance against Dutch domination: Sultan Thaha Syaifuddin.

In the center of the City of Jambi there is a war museum that very well illustrates the struggle the Jambi Province had in the nations efforts for independence from Dutch colonialism.

If you are in the city, and you want to get a quick overview of the history, this is the location to go (it only costs 10 cents US to enter). The satellite location of this museum can be found with this link.

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