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Info Tempat Wisata Di Bengkulu: Rumah Bung Karno

Another popular tourist destination in Kota Bengkulu is Rumah Pengasingan Bung Karno (Bung Karno's exile home). Bung Karno were isolated there by Netherlands colonial during Perang Kemerdekaan (Independence war). It lie on Jl. Sukarno-Hatta.

You may find souvenir kiosk near by this location, one of famous souvenir is Bengkulu's traditional food keripik terung (eggplant chips). Also available traditional t-shirt, bag, etc.

Slide below show you some view of this house.

Front side of the house

Sumur Keramat (sacred well) at rear area of house, its  believed many celebrities, government official or businessman gain success after take the water for facial or bath.

Guest room.

Bung Karno's bicycle.

Sukarno is Indonesia first president, often called with his nickname Bung Karno. He was the proclaimer of Indonesia Independence Proclamation (Proklamasi Kemerdekaan) with Bung Hatta who was future vice president.

I can not find Indonesia government's official web site that cover Indonesia history in depth, what a pity :(. But you may find more Indonesia history here.

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