Galeri Seni Kunstkring: Enjoy the Antique Atmosphere

Galeri Seni Kunstkring or Kunstkring Art Gallery is located on Jl. Teuku Umar No. 1 Jakarta Pusat/Central Jakarta, occupying Heutsz Boulevard buildings, a building with very distinctive architecture with two towers on either side. This building was formerly known as Bataviasche Kunstkring and serves as a center for arts in Batavia. The building, designed by…

Gedung Kesenian Jakarta: Historic Arts Building

Gedung Kesenian Jakarta or Jakarta Arts House is an old historic heritage building of the Dutch government, which is still standing today in Jakarta. Jakarta Arts House is located in Jalan Gedung Kesenian No. 1, Central Jakarta. This neo-renaissance style building was built in 1821 in Weltevreden, and at that time was known as the…

Balai Budaya Jakarta: The Forgotten Art Center

Balai Budaya Jakarta or Jakarta Cultural Center is located on Jalan Gereja Theresia No 47, Gondangdia, Central Jakarta. The Jakarta Cultural Center was established in the 1950s. At the time, the Jakarta Cultural Center became the starting point of the creative journey of major great artists of Indonesian arts. In 1960 until 1970, many great…

Komunitas Salihara: An Art Center in South Jakarta

Komunitas Salihara or Salihara Community is an enclave of culture and multidisciplinary arts center in Indonesia. It is first established on August 8, 2008. Salihara is located on Jl. Salihara No 16, Pasar Minggu, Jakarta Selatan/South Jakarta, and occupying an area of 3,800 m2. Salihara Community has several facilities ie: Salihara Theatre, the first black…

Metropole XXI: The Oldest Surviving Movie Theater in Jakarta

Bioskop Metropole XXI or Metropole XXI Cinema is located on Jl Pegangsaan No. 21, Menteng, Central Jakarta, it was built on August 11, 1949 and was completed in 1951. The inauguration of the cinema was attended by Rahmi Rachim, wife of Vice President Mohammad Hatta; Sultan Hamengkubuwono IX, and Haji Agus Salim, to show the…

Planetarium Jakarta: to Infinity and Beyond

Planetarium Jakarta is one of the three and the oldest sky simulation rides in Indonesia. Planetarium Jakarta is located on Jl. Cikini Raya No 73, Central Jakarta at the Taman Ismail Marzuki. Planetarium Jakarta is an educational tour highlight slash simulation show of astronomy or celestial objects. Visitors are invited to wander the universe and…

Taman Ismail Marzuki: Jakarta Art Center

Taman Ismail Marzuki is a center of arts and culture in Jakarta, which is located on Jalan Cikini Raya No. 73, Jakarta Pusat/Central Jakarta. Taman Ismail Marzuki is built on a total land area of nine acres. This place was used to be known as a recreational park named “Taman Raden Saleh” (usually abbriviated “TRS”),…