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Address: Jl. Pintu Besar Utara 3, Jakarta, Indonesia
Phone Number:
+62 21 2600158
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Today
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No
Description:

Once the first banks of Indonesia, now a museum of banking in Indonesia.

Once the first banks of Indonesia, now a museum of banking in Indonesia.

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Museum in a beautiful building, with lot of story to tell; a MUST

Interesting way to get into indonesian history, just before the Netherlands slavery; the inside patio it's amazing all white painted; the most interesting thing is that keeps... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
Jorge Luis H
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Shah Alam, Malaysia
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

For anyone who has an interest in the history of Indonesia, this museum is worth visiting. Housed in an imposing whitewashed building of neo-renaissance architecture, it has a wide range of exhibits/artifacts, providing visitors with audio and visual experience on history of currencies and trade in Indonesia from bygone eras to the present. To those interested in how the Indonesia's... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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18 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This museum located side by side with Museum Bank Mandiri in Kota Tua area. It's better if you should Museum Bank Mandiri first before visiting this museum. They have modern technology to showcase the history of monetary in Indonesia as well as Indonesian Tradition. You should ask the Museum Crew about the location of toilet, because it's not clearly marked.

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Thank Miftah F
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102 reviews
61 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Interesting way to get into indonesian history, just before the Netherlands slavery; the inside patio it's amazing all white painted; the most interesting thing is that keeps original furniture from Netherlands colonialism times.

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Thank Jorge Luis H
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12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tickets cost IDR 5.000/person. It provides showcases about the history of Indonesia's economy and the bank itself. My favorite part of the museum is in a room where they show different types of countries' old currencies.

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Thank Shelley V
Jakarta, Indonesia
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120 reviews
44 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This bank museum is located at a big old colonial building previously used as the bank's own building. The building itself is already nice and full of architectural decorations, whilst the display tells more about the history of the central bank related to the part of the history of Indonesia. They provide museum tour guides in english if you need... More 

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Thank esubijono
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

it was my first time to visit this museum and I really amazed with it! I never know that Jakarta has such a nice museum like this. I totally love it. too bad that I came a bit late so couldn't see everything because they were going to close. but it is a recommended place for foreign or local toutists

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Thank evyaz
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recomemeded place to visit for educational and studying, specially for student who is interested working at the Bank after finish their study.

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Bandung
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This first time visit for me and family, although I know this museum already exist couple years ago. Very interesting because we can see the history of money from beginning, when Indonesia start had money and produce/ printed the money. Here also display Indonesian money from time to time.

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Thank bayumart17
Toulon, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

i didn't know what to expect, but that place is really interesting!! and you can have the explanations in english!!

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Thank Fred862014
Jakarta, Indonesia
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67 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not quite international standard but certainly the best museum in Jakarta. Although concerned about finance it offers a good insight to the origins and recent history of Indonesia.

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