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Museum Batik Danar Hadi

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Address: Jalan Slamet Riyadi No. 261, Solo 57141, Indonesia
Phone Number: +62 271 714326
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Description: The House of Danar Hadi proudly unveils an Integrated Culture Heritage...
The House of Danar Hadi proudly unveils an Integrated Culture Heritage Complex that is destined to become a tourist attraction for the city of Surakarta. It has been founded to preserve and advance the art of batik in Indonesia as part of the national cultural legancy. This integrated tourism center will enhance the attractions to be found in the Central Javanese city, with visitors able to enjoy once again the heritage building nDalem Wuryoningratan, build in the late 19th century and painstakingly restored to its original grandeur by House of Danar Hadi.The Complex will be an arena to witness the development of batik in Indonesia, the process of creating this precious textile and its emergence as part of the contemporary lifestyle. This homage to the history and glory of batik will be found at the nDalem Wuryoningratan, Danar Hadi Batik Museum, Danar Hadi Traditional Batik Showroom and Souvenir and Lounge.
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A place to give you knowledge about Batik

After visit this place i appreciate batik more. A lot information we can get from this museum. You should have visit this place when you come visit Solo.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2015
Fransis N
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

After visit this place i appreciate batik more. A lot information we can get from this museum. You should have visit this place when you come visit Solo.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Complete collection, great arrangement, knowledgeable guide. The restaurant beside the museum is an added bonus!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

.I thought I have known about Batik. If you are Batik lovers, please visit this museum. A lot of information about batik history in Indonesia. This private museum is very well maintained, a lot of collections of batiks and its accessories are shown nicely. The location in walking distance from novotel and ibis hotel. No pictures are allowed to be... More 

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Denpasar, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

I went to visit Solo for one day and it is the first museum that I visited, which I am glad I did. The museum (privately owned by Santoso the founder and owner of Danar Hadi) is a proper museum and is very well maintained. It has out-of-my-mind collection of Batik, from the early Batik (very very old) of Solo... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

this museum has a good location and has so many variety of Batik Colection and its purpose to be add in our experience this museum is only open until evening.

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Medan, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

Located at the city center....The staff especially the lady ( perhaps she is the manager there ) is very friendly. The museum has a vintage restaurant and batik store next to it.

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Surabaya, Jawa Timur, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

I was in Solo for 2 days just to spent my holiday with my Mom & Dad. The last day before we went back home, my Mom decided to go to Danar Hadi Store at Jalan Slamet Riyadi. While waiting for my Mom, I saw the 'Museum Batik Danar Hadi' sign right behind the batik store and I just went... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

I came here solo and short after the museum opens, the guide is very good, he have good knowledge about batik and the museum has so many collections, include from Netherlands Era in Indonesia.. I never know before about batik design based on western classic story such as snow white, and hansel and gretel.. We're not allowed to take any... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

This museum contains many precious collections of Batik, the management also provides great tour guides so that the visitors can understands and appreciate the story history behinds every batik piece. Worth every rupiah you spent for the ticket.. I will definetely go back here anytime i have the chance to go to Solo.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

A friend recommended this museum as a must-visit while in Solo.. I cannot agree less :) We arrived early in the morning and was admitted into the museum right away, it was still empty so we get to enjoy the display at our own pace. Our guide was very knowledgeable and warm. The latter is always a big plus for... More 

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