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Royal Regalia Museum

Jalan Sultan, Bandar Seri Begawan BS8811, Brunei Darussalam
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A tribute to the sultan and the grand trappings of Royalty, this museum is a highlight of any trip to Brunei. The main gallery presents an impressive recreation of the coronation of His Majesty The Sultan, displaying the gilded carriage which carried the newly crowned Sultann through the streets of the capital city, along with gold and silver ceremonial armour. The Royal Exhibition Gallery showcases a selection of Royal Regalia from His Majesty's childhood days up to the time of his coronation, such as jewel-encrusted crowns, thrones, garments and His Majesty's revered silver Keris (dagger). The Silver Jubilee Gallery celebrates the mark of His Majesty's 25th ruling year. Here, one can view film footage of the auspicious event, amongst other Royal Regalia that made an appearance during the occasion. There is also the Constitutional History Gallery, which houses documents, photographs, film and recordings, and a gallery devoted to the life of His Majesty The Sultan up to the time of his coronation. Opening Hours : Sat-Thu, 9am-4:30pm , Fri 9am-11:30am, 2:30pm-4:30pm Shoes are to be removed before entering
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Jalan Sultan, Bandar Seri Begawan BS8811, Brunei Darussalam
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you would like to get a taste of the opulence that lies just below the surface of this fascinating sultanate, this is a great place to start. Very cool.

Thank Luis S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quite unique museum i suppose. If curious of the nation's royalty (even historical facts), this is a place to visit. Was impressive.

Thank Yuri O
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Nice collection of gifts etc. Great pictures of the Sultan and different world leaders. You can learn about him in detail... If a little biased.

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 18 May 2017

This should really be your first stop when in the capital. Its free to enter and is wonderfully air conditions from the outside heat. All they ask of you in exchange is that you leave your camera when going into the main parts of the...More

Thank Mohammed B
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Near to BSB Terminal and Sultan Omar Ali Saefuddin Mosque, good collection to looks like souvenirs for the Sultan from many countries, story of Sultan's life with series of pictures. It's free to entrance.

Thank KurazaT
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We really enjoyed this museum, and we are not generally museum people. It was very interesting with the life of their Sultan through the years. The golden carriages used for his coronation and silver jubilee were amazing. Along with all the soldiers regalia. It was...More

Thank alison2204
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Great place to go to learn more about the Sultan, Bruneian history, and royal traditions. Incredible pieces from royal processions, coronations, etc. Also filled with the many gifts the sultan has received over the years. Lots of interesting portraits of the Sultan in all different...More

Thank Jacqui S
Reviewed 25 April 2017

This is where the Sultan displays the most luxurious items from his lavish coronation. The Royal " coach" is on display with models of the men who pulled/ pushed it . There are treasures from nearly every country in the world. Lots of bling. Entrance...More

Thank cebcolpitts
Reviewed 22 April 2017

The is a great museum showcasing the Sultan's coronation. Take time to walk through the whole museum. You never know what might catch your eye and peek your interests. Buy a few souvenirs since they are about the same price in other places.

Thank airdmj23
Reviewed 22 April 2017

This museum situated the heart of the capital city. You can walk easily to the museum. Please don't forget to find a location for taking picture outside and in front of a museum.

Thank Conanjane
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How to book a tour of this museum
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Response from OriginalNutbag | Reviewed this property |
We got our hotel to book a half day tour which included this museum but we were a bit rushed due to time constraint. There's lots to see inside. I believe you can get a ticket at the door also