World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Gunongan Historical Park

Article Id: WHEBN0021735465
Reproduction Date:

Title: Gunongan Historical Park  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia

Gunongan Historical Park

Gunongan Historical Park is located in the Aceh Province of Sumatra, Indonesia. Possibly built by Iskandar Muda, the grounds of the historical park contain a 17th Century palace, garden, and white circular structure whose purpose is unknown, the Gunongan, after which the park has been named. [1]

World Heritage Status

This site was added to the UNESCO World Heritage Tentative List on October 19th, 1995 in the Cultural category.[2] it is a great place to visit in Indonesia.



Gunongan Historical Park - UNESCO World Heritage Centre Accessed 2009-02-27.

Eliot, J & Jane Bickersteth (2000), Sumatra Handbook, Footprint Travel Guides. ISBN 1-900949-59-8

This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from World eBook Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.