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Beautiful historic buildings and grounds of the former Governor of Batavia.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Jl. Gajah Mada no. 111 | West Jakarta, Jakarta 11140, Indonesia
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Reviewed September 24, 2018

by 4pm I enjoyed relax in this original mention and had lots of good time with some Indonesian visitors overthrew.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ExpatfromKL
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

The building, built in 1760 as formerly private residence of Governor-General Reinier de Klerk, is now part of the cultural heritage of Jakarta. The building is Indies style house architecture. It's now being used as the venue for wedding, artistic performance, meeting etc but also open for...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed March 11, 2018

The "Arsip Nasional" is a landmark building form the Dutch colonial times which was restored very well some 20 years ago. It houses many important collections although the National Archives as such have moved to new premises in the southern part of Jakarta. The building...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

This is a must see. My teenage son and I enjoyed the well preserved artifacts and the interactive displays. Give yourself at least 90 minutes to go through the museum. No picture were allowed.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed January 31, 2018

CC ( 18.01.27 ) There was no explanation board, so we just went in front of building. We didn't see inside museum, but the building was beautiful. Just beautiful building to us.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed January 12, 2018 via mobile

One of the colonial buildings maintained well and often as function venue. Well trimmed grass & tree as well as well maintained buildings. People come normally for photography including those pre wedding pictures. Nothing much to see.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed July 20, 2017

Not to may can be seen in this building. Not to may artifact. In my opinion this building only can be interesting to architecht who is looking for old colonial architecture. Entrance ticket is free.

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed April 20, 2017

A beautiful vintage building and sometimes using as a wedding ceremony on the back hall. If you like Architecture, it's worthed to visit here.

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed January 3, 2017

Not much to see on this museum as they need to be imrove lot on this !! not happy with the museum but the surrounding are great !!

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank mrmaran
Reviewed September 20, 2016

A must see if visiting Old Town. It is located just before the Old Town complex. The garden and surroundings are well maintained. Sometimes the complex is used for wedding and exhibitions. The building itself is magnificent.

Date of experience: June 2016
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