A perfect family bonding in Tjong A Fie Mansion, Medan Indonesia
Tjong a Fie Mansion is a 2-storey mansion located in Kesawan one of the major roads in Medan. Built by a Chinese businessman, banker and Kapitan Zhang Yaoxuan who also built a large plantation in Sumatra, Indonesia. The mansion was built in the year 1895 and it was completed by the year 1900 with a total of 35 rooms. It is a blend of ancient Chinese architecture with European and Malay's influences. Tjong a Fie Mansion is a family museum that shows how the rich Chinese families lived centuries ago. There are plenty of old pictures, some original parts such as trinkets, appliances and furniture that remain intact until now, this museum is a great place for photography. It holds the most untouched panorama of everything displayed within the vicinity, there are caretakers who are responsible for maintaining the cleanliness and orderliness of the museum. Perfect major attraction for families who wants to have a quality time together and be familiar with other cultures, this is a must visit place. Travelers can enjoy refreshments provided by a small cafeteria after exploring the Tjong a Fie Mansion in Medan Indonesia.