Tsunami which hit Aceh on December,2004 is the deadliest and the worst natural disaster in 21 Century.it made hundreds thousands people lost their home about 240.000 lives were lost.
To remember the event that shaking the world an architect from ITB (Institut Teknologi Bandung) Ridwan Kamil designed this museum.
The museum is located in main road on iskandar muda street across blang padang field,banda aceh city next to the museum is kerkhoff cemetery an old cemetery for dutch soldiers who died during aceh war.
The museum are consist of some room
Room 1 : reflection room there is a bridge to below voice of prayer will we hear in this room
Room 2 : memorial hill in this room visitors can see the condition of banda aceh and around when tsunami hit the city.the photos of damaged building,the video when people run for their lives and behind them the wave of water followed them,photos of the damaged cars,photos of the victim and condition of the people after tsunami.seeing this photo and video we could saw sadness in the face of visitors especially for them who lost their families in that disaster.
Room 3 light of god in this room there are names of the victim of aceh tsunami which display in the wall when we looked up we will see the ALLAH word
From room 3 we will pass to second floor through bridge when we look up there are flags of countries who gave their hand during aceh tsunami
In second floor we entered exhibition room which display photos and audo video room where visitors will see the movie about aceh tsunami.
Museum tsunami open from Tuesday-Sunday from 9.00 am-4.30 pm near praying time Dzuhur,Ashar and Friday payer the museum will closed about 2 hour.