10 Photo Collections of Airlangga Museum Kediri, Entrance Ticket Prices Location Addresses History of Legends Opening Hours Benefits of Contents Rudi Isbandi Gubeng


Location: Jl. Circle Maskumambang, Pojok, Kec. Mojoroto, Kota Kediri, East Java 64115
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HTM: Rp. 4,000
Open and close: 09.00 – 16.00
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Royal Relics

Relics from the kingdom are important items in the view of history. Not surprisingly, these items are always being hunted, especially by archaeologists. From these items, we can tell the story at that time. Of course this is a very interesting thing to find out.

The thirst for historical knowledge becomes the fuel that can always ignite the spirit to hunt for royal relics and objects in the past. These objects are not only expensive in terms of knowledge, but also become expensive items when bought and sold.

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Indonesia has an extraordinary past. This country is so rich in culture and history. Kingdom and occupation are inherent in the archipelago. Not surprisingly, there are so many historical remains in this country and many of them are still missing.

Generally, historical items will be placed in the museum. There are so many museums in this country. This time we will discuss one of them. The museum discussed is in the province of East Java, precisely in Kediri Regency.

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Kediri does have a long history, especially during the kingdom era. No wonder there is a museum that keeps a collection of historical objects. This museum is named Airlangga Museum.

A brief History

At first glance, the name of this place sounds quite historical, because Airlangga was one of the figures from the royal era. Of course, it is very suitable if used as a museum name. The building for storing historical objects was inaugurated in January 1992.

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The collection of historical objects in this place comes from the storage of cultural heritage objects from Kediri Square. In 1951, the paseban alun-aln was demolished, so that the historical objects there were moved to the Kuak Baths or also known as the Tirtoyoso Baths.

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The next 31 years, the bathhouse was confirmed as a regional museum with the name Tirtoyoso Museum. Over time, this museum has also undergone a development until now it has become the Airlangga Museum which is located in a different location.

The transfer of historical items from Tirtoyoso to Airlangga was carried out in 1991, from November to December.

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Lots of collections owned by the Airlangga Museum. In this place where historical items are stored there are statues, inscriptions and ethnography. The structure plan for placing these items can be seen inside the museum to make it easier for visitors to navigate and see each collection in this place.

Collection Inside

There are so many collections in this building. Here are some details from the collection:

This statue is like a person squatting with his hands cross-legged around his bent knee.

This statue is one of the Gods of Trimurti who is believed by Hindus to be the God of Creation.

This statue is shaped like an elephant’s head complete with a trunk.

This is equipment for weighing

A tool for smoothing, usually used to smooth the leaves which will later be made into herbal medicine

Place to put betel. Previously, the population, especially women, liked to eat betel or it has become a traditional habit.

A container for holy water

The statue of Lord Siva, which is according to Hindu belief as the God of Destruction and the highest god of trimurti

This object is like a fountain, where its function is to drain water to wash Siva’s statue during ceremonies. This object can be found easily in Hindu temples.

These relics will certainly never be absent in the museum. This inscription contains writings that tell a story.

Price of admission

The location of this place with a diverse collection of historical objects from Kediri is in Pojok Village, Mojoroto District, Kediri City, East Java. The location of this museum is quite close to Selomangleng Cave tours, Waterpark and Penataran Agung Kilisuci Temple.

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Entering this place, you have to buy an entrance ticket first. However, the price of this entrance ticket is very affordable, which is only Rp. 4,000 only.

The location of this Kediri tourist spot is very easy to access, because it is indeed a very strategic location. This place can be accessed by public or private transportation.

Open What Hours

Kediri tourist attractions can be visited from 09.00 to 16.00. In addition, because the location is in the same complex as Selomangleng Cave, visitors can also tour the cave. You could say, once paddle two to three islands exceeded.

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How to get there

If using public transportation, the trip can be started from Kediri Terminal. From here it is continued by taking an angkot with the letter “A” or the one that says “Selomangleng”.

However, the operating hours of this angkot are only until late in the afternoon, approximately 16.00, so you have to manage the time properly, if you don’t want to walk home.

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If using a private vehicle is the same, the trip starts from Kediri Terminal. There is a T-junction here, please take a right and go straight until you meet a traffic light. Arriving there, please turn left to the end of the road and that’s where Kediri’s historical objects are located.

Many visitors to this museum come from the people of Kediri itself. Besides that, there are also nearby cities, such as from Surabaya, Gubeng, Malang, Tulungagung and several other areas.

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In Surabaya, there is a unique museum owned by Rudi Isbandi. Therefore, after visiting here, then try visiting the museum in Surabaya.

Apart from being able to increase knowledge, another benefit of visiting the museum contents is that it has contributed to safeguarding the collection items through entrance tickets.



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