research product . 2015

Beauty of History

Tambun, Anita Octaria;
Open Access Indonesian
  • Published: 28 Oct 2015
  • Country: Indonesia
Medan city which is very dynamic is currently experiencing rapid urban growth. The growth of the city of Medan has undergone a long journey and the process left a note in the form of history is an important part. When viewing the current development, tourism is growing in line with rising incomes and quality of life of the global community, which traveled a basic need. Heritage tourism is a favourite one. The phenomenon should be used to increase the number of tourists in the city of Medan, while preserving the history of the city of Medan. Site location which is located at Jalan Sutomo right behind Sambu Market has great potential to be developed into a tourist area history. This area is a witness to the history of the involvement of the city of Medan in the fight for independence and was once the center of Medan. Revitalization of the area needed to maintain the legacy of history. Theme that raised in this project is "Beauty of History" that accentuate the beauty of the history and create a harmonious relationship between history and modern life today through landscape and buildings. The theme that is integrated with the iconic architectural concept is expected to create a landmark that will attract people and tourists to know the history of Medan, thereby increasing the value of the region. 110406064
free text keywords: History, Heritage Tourism, Iconic, Landmark
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  • Digital Humanities and Cultural Heritage
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