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Address: 111 Jalan Gajah Mada, Jakarta, Indonesia
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: No
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Beautiful historic buildings and grounds of the former Governor of Batavia.

Beautiful historic buildings and grounds of the former Governor of Batavia.

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Jakarta Private Half-Day Tour: National Museum and Old Harbour
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we were taken there and it is very nice,, it is big, but the time given is short,Very nice items worth seeing, one should go with atleast 1 hour with you.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 14, 2016
shivurmi
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Udupi, India

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Cremona, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

This elegant building was, in the 18th century, the residence of the Governor General of the Dutch East Indies trading company. In 1992 the building was renovated and defined as a cultural heritage. Today is a museum and it is used as a venue for the events and exhibitions.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2016 via mobile

I was married in 2014 in this beautiful place. Until now, with my husband, we always visit this place again and again. Lovely and memorable place for us..

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Thank Inka P
Jakarta, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2016

This is a Old Building since the dutch period and this building still well maintain. This Building also use as a Outdoor Party Venue, can be use as a Wedding Party, Gathering, etc. This Area really open air except inside the building it self.

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Udupi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016

we were taken there and it is very nice,, it is big, but the time given is short,Very nice items worth seeing, one should go with atleast 1 hour with you.

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Thank shivurmi
Jakarta, Indonesia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2016

Wear you flats when you were here. Quite huge museum but really wonderful with its greeny park. Try to come at night, the view was spectacular although a bit spooky :P hehehe

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Thank Ceritaeka
Jakarta, Indonesia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016

This museum has a huge open area in which suitable for outdoor wedding concept. I have attend one of my officemate wedding here and love it.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

on weekend, many poeple use this place as weeding ceremony place, beuatiful place for night, but for museum not really worth it

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 via mobile

If u an art deco lover u should come to here, 90% interior and exterior still in original structure. The landscape also great. But sometimes they have any wedding in there.

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Depok, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

One would expect some sort of organisation or management because it's called a museum, but in fact the building is managed by ANRI (Indonesian Archives) and not by any Tourisme board explains the conditions a bit. You will be asked to fill in a guestbook and hand over some ID in exchange for a Visitor's badge. I was carrying my... More 

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Bali
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Wonderfully restored building but not much too see. Also the traffic in the surrounding area is crazy!

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