The inner courtyard of the Tjong A Fie Mansion in Medan, Indonesia. Photo: courtesy of the Tjong A Fie Institute

Indonesia mansion that’s a monument to Chinese tycoon’s integration and industry

Tjong A Fie helped build the city of Medan, and gave it hospitals, schools and places of worship. He also built himself a mansion. Now badly in need of repair, it has been made a museum by his heirs to funds its restoration

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The inner courtyard of the Tjong A Fie Mansion in Medan, Indonesia. Photo: courtesy of the Tjong A Fie Institute
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