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Bad facilities, good arrangement

They have a really nice hostory about "kretek" which originally comes from Kudus. Unfortunately... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2018
CatelineMarscha
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Surabaya, Indonesia
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Interesting, but could have been better

Interesting place to learn more about history and why Kudus moniker is Kota Kretek. It tells about... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2018
deapuni
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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16 Feb 2018
“Bad facilities, good arrangement”
6 Jan 2018
“Interesting, but could have been better”
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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

They have a really nice hostory about "kretek" which originally comes from Kudus. Unfortunately, this museum doesn't have a really good facilities such as no bilingual explanation, and no air conditioner. Yet, they make the museum's arrangement in sequence so that tourist who know nothing,...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank CatelineMarscha
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Interesting place to learn more about history and why Kudus moniker is Kota Kretek. It tells about the life and history of Nitisemito, founder of kretek cigarette in Indonesia. Only a glimpse about the story of cigarette industry in Kudus. There was a guide but...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank deapuni
Reviewed 13 April 2017

I'd like to visit Museum to learnt something from our past and history, all good, however need more treatment / maintenance on the garden / park to look more green and nice

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank aprilina99
Reviewed 23 January 2017

This small town has a long history of cigarette production and has borne a lot of cigarette brands. Most of its population live off of the industry. This museum shows the development of cigarette industry in Indonesia until it becomes as we know it now....More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Grace O
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Small museum about the local kretek cigarette industry. I found it quite interesting, a few old photos from that era and traditional tools etc for rolling the cigarette. It was free to visit, just paid for motorbike parking. I enjoyed it.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank jorio398
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

For a very small town, this museum is ok.... Kudus have alot of cigarettes industry so they make the museum here... Few years ago, entrance fee is about 3000rupiah, so now about 6000-10000 rupiah its under usd 1

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Lesley P
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