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Museum Batik Danar Hadi

Jl. Slamet Riyadi no. 261, Solo 57141, Indonesia
+62 271 714326
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It was a coincidence walk, and happened to be 'where would we go again?' situation at the time... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Afif H
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Very interesting and historical value. good tour.

Museum contains many historical, early paintings of batik in reference to to sultans of the time... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Chris K
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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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Jl. Slamet Riyadi no. 261, Solo 57141, Indonesia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It was a coincidence walk, and happened to be 'where would we go again?' situation at the time. Personally, i already have plan to visit this museum a year ago. This was a beautifully arranged batik museum, i recommend join the guided tour to gain...More

Thank Afif H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Museum contains many historical, early paintings of batik in reference to to sultans of the time periods. beautiful batiks paintings and desings. Provides a good narrative and a 30-45 minute tour is benefical to grasp a good understanding of batik and the variuos patters

Thank Chris K
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The work in this museum is exquisite. We left with a better appreciation and understanding of the batik art form.

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Reviewed April 24, 2018

A beautiful museum to learn about the Art of Batik.The collection of Batik is varied and is from different moments in the history of Indonesia. Here you will learn about the different Batiks of Solo and Jogjakarta. It is a well guided tour by a...More

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Reviewed March 13, 2018 via mobile

We were really amazed by the exquisite display of beautiful batik. Much of the significance of what we were admiring of would have been lost without our guide Aulia’s excellent guiding - she explained very well in English with a wonderful depth of knowledge -...More

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Reviewed March 6, 2018 via mobile

Ranging from the affordable to premium products, this batik shop is one of the top list destinations in Surakarta. You might find the fabricated batik in stores, however, the genuine hand craft ones are hard to find anywhere else (but sooo expensive as well)

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Reviewed February 22, 2018 via mobile

The Museum is located in the heart of the city, in front of Gramedia bookstore and beside Radya Pustaka Museum. To get there you can take online transportation or public transportation because is very easy to get there. You should paid for Rp. 35.000/ each...More

Thank Resiana S
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Reviewed January 24, 2018

Danar Hadi Batik Museum is a must-visit in Surakarta. Only for IDR 35,000 (approximately USD 3) per person, we were given tour guide who explained batik history and batik collection of the Museum. The museum is also clean and well-maintained. We can also visit batik...More

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Reviewed January 23, 2018 via mobile

This should be your first stop in Solo. The entrance fee comes with an in-house tour guide who speaks English. Based on my experience, I would say the tour guides here are both personable and extremely knowledgeable. The museum itself is well curated and has...More

1  Thank Chen X
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Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Amazing museum which showcase hundreds of pieces of handmade batik designs. Was told they rotate the designs every month since the owner has so many designs. There will be an assistant who would explain the differences and different meaning to each design. From east to...More

Thank ChanML
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Response from Aretha L | Reviewed this property |
Sorry... I was only attending wedding party on the other side of the museum. But I dont think you can interview the designer as for some old batik the designee might have been passed away. Try to contact them you may make an... More
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