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The 10 Best Museum in Bali

1. The Blanco Renaissance Museum A museum located in Ubud, Bali province, Indonesia. This museum stands out from the wishes of Antonio Blanco, a painter Mario Antonio Blanco. Born in Manila, Philippines, September 15, 1912. His love for the world of art and literature drove him into the life he lived, by painting and painting […]

1. The Blanco Renaissance Museum

A museum located in Ubud, Bali province, Indonesia. This museum stands out from the wishes of Antonio Blanco, a painter Mario Antonio Blanco. Born in Manila, Philippines, September 15, 1912. His love for the world of art and literature drove him into the life he lived, by painting and painting intended for a museum he had been preparing for a long time. Unfortunately, before the opening ceremony of the museum, Blanco had already died.
There are many awards that can be obtained during his life. The award came from President Soekarno, President Suharto. In addition, he also received international awards through the king of neighboring Cambodia, from singer Michael Jackson and Spanish king of kings.

Its worth it to visit the museum to know the history of the painter of the blanco located on Jl. Raya Campuhan, Sayan, Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571

2. Neka Art Museum

The Neka Art Museum is a museum located in Ubud, Bali province, Indonesia
One of the interesting places in Ubud Bali, which gets many visits from tourists is the Ubud Bali Neka Museum. With famous Indonesian painters, named Affandi and Bagong Kussudiardjo. Then the Neka Ubud Museum, one of the places to visit in Ubud, Bali that must be visited.
Opened in 1982 the name of the Museum comes from the name of a teacher, who has a penchant for collecting paintings, the name of the teacher is Suteja Neka. Has typical Balinese architecture with International museum standards.
For opening hours you can see below.

Monday – Saturday: 09:00 – 17:00
Sunday: 13:00 – 17:00
National holidays, close.

If you are not too familiar with tourist attractions in Ubud, we recommend you to look for the Ubud Tour package.

3. Agung Rai Museum

Agung Rai Museum of Art (ARMA) was established for a purpose. Founded by Agung Rai, a Balinese who has devoted his life to the preservation and development of Balinese art and culture, the museum was officially opened on June 9, 1996

A variety of art collections at the Agung Rai Ubud Art Museum.  It is indeed this natural nuance that the manager of the Ubud Agung Rai Art Museum tries to try so that every visitor who comes to feel at home and comfortable.

The collection of art displayed at the Agung Rai Ubud Art Museum is not only paintings, but also sculpture and various carvings that are of high aesthetic value.  Uniquely, the ARMA Ubud Museum provides opportunities for young artists to display their artwork here.

Daily open from 9am – 6pm

Located on Jl. Raya Pengosekan Ubud, Ubud, Kec. Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571

4. Museum Puri Lukisan

Puri Lukisan Ubud Museum, is the oldest museum in Bali, this museum is more specialized in traditional and modern Balinese painting, as well as carving and special for wood carving.
The construction of the Ubud Puri Lukisan Museum was conducted on January 31, 1954 by Prime Minister Ali Sastroamidjojo, and was inaugurated in 1956 by the Minister of Education and Culture Mohammad Yamin.
If you like traditional Balinese painting and love wood carving, the Puri Lukisan museum is one that we can recommend to visit while sightseeing in Bali.
The museum is open from 09:00 – 18:00 (Bali time) and is open every day, except for Nyepi.

Located on Jl. Raya Ubud, Ubud, Kec. Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571

5. Njana Tilem Museum

Njana Tilem Museum Bali is a museum owned by the family of Ida Bagus Tilem who is a maestro of sculpture artists in Bali. Njana Tilem Museum displays a variety of beautiful sculptures that are extraordinary to enjoy. In this Museum you can enjoy a unique collection of Balinese antiques, as well as various paintings, masks and other works from Ida Bagus Njana and Ida Bagus Tilem, which this museum is dedicated. It presents selected pieces of its two great historical master carvers:
Ida Bagus Njana and Ida Bagus Tilem.
Njana and Tilem, father and son, each revolutionized Balinese carving.
Njana embraced the change to modernity with simple carving lines that depicted the Balinese in daily life. Tilem carried on the transformation
by using the naturally distorted form of wood to express human emotions in a more abstract form.

The collections are displayed in a monumental setting reminiscent of
past Majapahit architecture.

Daily open from 9am – 6pm

Located on Jl. Raya Pengosekan Ubud, Ubud, Kec. Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571

6. Setia Darma House

The area covers more than 1 hectare of land surrounded by traditional Balinese village and rice fields.This place has various kinds of masks and puppets from different regions in Indonesia and around the world have been collected, stored, and displayed for public since 2006. The collection includes more than 1300 masks and 5700 puppets. The intent and purpose Setia Darma House of Mask and Puppets is for preservation, education and entertainment. At Setia Darma House of Mask and Puppets Setia Darma have a facilities : conference hall, tropical garden, exhibition rooms, performance buildings, Balinese house, wedding venue, theater, discussion room, coffee shop and appreciation as well as an amphitheater with a capacity of 500 people. Opening hours daily 08.00 am – 16.00 pm.

Located on Jalan Tegal Bingin, Mas, Ubud, Kemenuh, Gianyar Sub-District, Gianyar, Bali 80582

7. Museum Rudana

Rudana is an art museum located in Ubud, Gianyar, Bali and is used to exhibit and promote works of art in the form of paintings and sculptures by Balinese artists. Among the artworks on display were works from I Gusti Nyoman Lempad (deceased), Nyoman Gunarsa, Made Wianta, Indonesian artists outside Bali such as Affandi (deceased), Basuki Abdullah (deceased), Srihadi Soedarsono, Sunaryo Sutono, and foreign artists who living in Bali such as Antonio Blanco (deceased), Arie Smit. Rudana Museum was founded by Nyoman Rudana, a painting collector who is also the owner of the Rudana art gallery Fine Art Gallery and Genta Fine Art Gallery.

Rudana Museum, with a collection of more than 400 paintings and sculptures, is a witness to the history of art development, especially painting in Indonesia. The Rudana Museum, with a collection of more than 400 paintings and sculptures, is a witness to the history of art development, especially painting in Indonesia.

Located on JL. Peliatan, Ubud, Peliatan, Kec. Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571

8. Bali Museum

Bali Museum Denpasar also called by the name of Bali provincial state museum of Denpasar, meaning that this gallery managed by the Bali provincial government. The Museum, offer plenty of knowledge concerning human civilization in Bali from time to time.

The museum was built in 1931 by architect P.J. Moojen, near the location of the former royal palace of Denpasar, which had been burnt to the ground during the Dutch intervention in Bali (1906), and used it as a model for its outside walls and courtyards.

There are four main buildings inside the museum, Tabanan displaying theatrical masks and musical instruments, Karangasem sculptures and paintings, Buleleng textiles, and Timur with archeological finds.

It is located on the east side of the central square of Denpasar, Taman Puputan

To be able to visit Bali Bali museum, please pay attention to the schedule of a visit and opening hours below:

Sunday – Thursday open from 08:00 to 15:00.
Friday open from 08.00 -12.30.
On Saturday, Sunday and Indonesian national holiday, the Bali Museum closed.

Located on Jl. Mayor Wisnu No.1, Dangin Puri, Kec. Denpasar Tim., Kota Denpasar, Bali 80232

9. Museum Pasifika

If you vacation in Bali, of course you will see a lot of museums. Nusa Dua is one of the tourist attractions that provides international standard painting museums. The name of the museum is the Bali Pasifika Museum.

We can say that the Pasifika Museum in Bali is a new museum, compared to other museums on the island of Bali. At the Pasifika museum, it provides a collection of artists from all artists in the Asia Pacific region, and quite a lot. In 2004, this museum was the Asia Pacific Art Center, not yet in the museum category. In 2006, it was named the Pasifika Museum. From the art center turned into a museum, because the number of art collections continues to grow and is located in the center of Nusa Dua tourist attractions, making this museum often get visits from tourists, especially foreign tourists.

Although most of the art collections at the Bali Pasifika museum are permanent, art exhibitions are often held both from Bali and other countries. Visitors to the Pasifika Museum in Bali, increasing every day, from hotel guests in the Nusa Dua area, schools, tourism industry players and of course most of them are art lovers.

Located on Complex Bali Tourism Development Corporation (BTDC) Area Block P, Kuta Selatan, Benoa, Kec. Kuta Sel., Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361

10. Museum Puri Lukisan

Puri Lukisan Ubud Museum, is the oldest museum in Bali, this museum is more specialized in traditional and modern Balinese painting, as well as carving and special for wood carving.

If you like traditional Balinese painting and love wood carving, the Puri Lukisan museum is one that we can recommend to visit while sightseeing in Bali.

The artwork in this museum is placed in four different buildings in the museum complex. To be able to see all the art in this museum, at least you have to spend about 2 hours. The collection of paintings starts from the Batuan painting style, Sanur painting style, Ubud painting style.

The museum is open from 09:00 – 18:00 (Bali time) and is open every day, except for Nyepi

Located on Jl. Raya Ubud, Ubud, Kec. Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571

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