Museum Balaputera Dewa stores collection of South Sumatra since the era of Srivijaya until now. In general, the Balaputera Dewa Museum stores various collections from prehistoric times, the era of the Srivijaya Kingdom, the time of the Sultanate of Palembang and the era of Dutch colonialism.
Various collections such as histography, ethnography, pheology, ceramics, modern technology, art, flora and fauna, and geology are exhibited in 3 main showrooms. This museum also a home for a thousand years of Besemah megaliths and the Ulu house which is the original home of the people of South Sumatra.
Besides photographing history trail in Balaputera Dewa Museum, there is one place to visit, the Limas House. Inside the house which is a traditional house of South Sumatra, you can recognize traces of customs of Palembang. Some tools of traditional traditions of Palembang kept neatly in a house that stood since 1830.