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Museum Bank Indonesia

Closed Now: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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To Know the Economic History

I never knew that Indonesia was a Dutch colony until I visited Jakarta. I am not a big fan of... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Mumbai, India
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I was in Central Jakarta area for a brief meetings, when I had a lot of free time I decided went to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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Once the first banks of Indonesia, now a museum of banking in Indonesia.
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Jl. Pintu Besar Utara 3 | West Jakarta, Jakarta 11110, Indonesia
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Reviewed yesterday

I never knew that Indonesia was a Dutch colony until I visited Jakarta. I am not a big fan of visiting museums and all but since Jakarta does not have much to offer to tourists I was left with little option and visit this Bank...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I was in Central Jakarta area for a brief meetings, when I had a lot of free time I decided went to Kota Tua area by Transjakarta. I would say, going to this area on saturday or sunday or on public holiday is a bad...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank ishmah i
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you not interest with the history of BI and the banking development in indonesia, like me, it is kinda "bored". But if you want to know how people used to do trade deals with money in past, this place you must visit and they...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank zakidiii
Reviewed 1 week ago

I came here by mistake, thinking it was an altogether different museum - I'm glad I stopped by, but it's a ten minute visit really. The wonder is in the sheer size of the building, and you can just about imagine how many thousands must...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Andrew M
Reviewed November 8, 2018

Located in Kota Tua (Jakarta Old Town) and you can feel the vibes when Indonesia was still under Dutch's powers. You can see the process of making Rupiah (Indonesian money) and its history. You can also visit other historical buildings around this museum. Lots of...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Sherly N
Reviewed October 21, 2018

Here in Kota Tua, near Fatahillah Square is a real attraction worth crossing the busy roads for. In a building which was headquarters to a long defunct bank, is a museum dedicated to the history of money and political power. You feel it walking through...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

A really big museum.. it’s a lot bigger than you see at first.. very complete history about Indonesia finance from every Presidents, the crisis monetary, and really good.. they display them really nice, clean, clear, modern.. really enjoy if you want to know about the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ntephz
Reviewed September 30, 2018

Well yeah, this is a Museum, but when u get in, you will surprise of what is inside. It is a bank museum, clean, authentic and full-aircondition haha! Located near Old Town and can reach by walk. so if you visit old town, you should...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank yogiepangestu
Reviewed September 10, 2018

As everyone else has said, this is a real surprise. Take note of the operating hours, and I would say give yourself 1 and a half hours if you are the type of person who likes to read plaques, or struggle with some economic concepts....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank shinraemonsam
Reviewed September 10, 2018

This is not only a bank museum,this is the history of indonesia.Really a must for everyone.Interactive and in a beautiful building.You can spend 2 hours.greetings

Date of experience: May 2018
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Brader S
February 19, 2018|
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Response from Jarko2015 | Reviewed this property |
It's only IR5000 to visit the museum. Next door you'll find another banking museum that charges IR10,000. Double the price for about half the interest. In both cases, it's the buildings that are the most interesting feature... More
February 18, 2017|
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Response from shelleyvalencia | Reviewed this property |
It's open from 8:30AM - 3:30PM. It's closed on Monday