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Njana Tilem Museum

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This museum showcases an amazing array of woodwork from a family who revolutionized the art in... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2018
Cape Town, South Africa
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Beautiful collection and a friendly, attentive guide

Museum hosts wooden sculptures organised in different collections. Religious motives, dreamlike... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2018
Michał K
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Art Museum dedicated for the work of Ida Bagus Njana and Ida Bagus Tilem, as well as Ida Bagus Tilem's private collections which include antiques, sculptures, and paintings
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Jl. Raya Mas, Mas, Ubud 80571, Indonesia
+62 361 980707
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Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

This museum showcases an amazing array of woodwork from a family who revolutionized the art in Bali. You could spend an hour appreciating the detail and craftsmanship in each piece on display. We were lucky enough to receive a guided tour from Tilem’s son, which...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 2 June 2018

Museum hosts wooden sculptures organised in different collections. Religious motives, dreamlike nature-creature connection forms, simple everyday work of an old man to pure nature. I especially liked the Buddha on the lotus leaves, and the temptations of a meditating men. I also really liked the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Michał K
Reviewed 10 May 2018

In Mas (Ubud) we found this excellent museum. Only recently opened it still is a true hidden treasure in Bali. But not for long I hope, since it should be on the to do list of the many art lovers who visit the Island each...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank MaxM655
Reviewed 9 May 2018

Excellent museum and certainly worth a visit. The museum is set in c. 3 hectares of gardens with a main building built around a water feature on 2 levels. As well as rooms dedicated to the sculpture of both Njana (father) and Tilem (son) there...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank robin_empiric
Reviewed 19 April 2018

The most exquisite balineserne wood carvings, and an amazing temporary exhibition of the family's private antiques. For true lovers of art, this is a gem. The restaurant is also well worth the visit. Recommended.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

the entrance fee is quiet expensive, but i love the statue and the handmade wood statue here, the guide is very helpful to present the art

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank ditajuna
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

An exquisite museum for this brilliant family of important wood sculptors. Pieces are beautifully displayed, not cluttered and overwhelming. Works include not only their own, but also their personal collections and the best-of-the-best of other sculptors. The museum building and gardens themselves are lovely. And...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank James C
Reviewed 16 January 2018

This is a relatively new museum, about 10 minutes' drive from Ubud and truly a delight! The grounds, including lotus ponds are gorgeous, the museum itself features the amazing woodcarvings of the famous Ida Bagus Njana. We were a bit constrained for time -- unfortunately...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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