Meriam Si Jagur: The Legendary Porn Cannon

The presence of Si Jagur cannon can’t be separated from the legend that surrounds the cannon. This legend is believed from obscene symbol in the cannon; clenched hand with the thumb protruding between the index and middle fingers. This symbol is a symbol that represents the actual coitus or Mano in Fica. Mano in fica…

Monumen Jalur Trem: The Last Remaining Tram Railway

Currently Jakarta is trying so hard to solve transportation problems. One solution that was offered was to rebuild the tram line. For some observers, the government’s idea is very reasonable because the load capacity is quite high. Kompas reported, the city tram can transport 80,000 passengers per hour, monorail 40,000 passengers per hour, a hard…

Jakarta Festival Museum Day to be held on Fatahillah Park

Jakarta Culture and Tourism Office will be held Jakarta Festival Museum Day (JFMD). This event will be followed by 45 museums in Jakarta, and will be held in the Fatahillah Park. The JFMD 2013 is to commemorate International Museum Day 2013. The JFMD participant in 2013 is over 45 museums from 53 museums in Jakarta….

Free Entrance Fee at Jakarta Museums for Batik Users

A number of events have been prepared by Jakarta Government to pamper its citizen, one of them is to make free entrance free for 10 museums for visitors who dressed in batik. Arie Budiman,  The Director of Jakarta Tourism and Culture Agency, said that there are as many as 10 museums under the management of…

Mahkamah Agung: The Palace of Justice

Indonesian modern judicial history has been started since the VOC established its headquarter in Batavia. The Jakarta History Museum and Museum of Fine Arts and Ceramics played its role as a place of a courthouse. On May 1, 1848, the Daendels Palace eventually functioned as Hoogerechtshaf building in Batavia as the highest court in the…

Kantor Pos Fatahillah

Kantor Pos Fatahillah or Jakarta Old City Post Office is located on Jl. Kali Besar Timur, Jakarta Barat/West Jakarta. It is located right before the Jakarta History Museum. Post office building was designed by Ir. R. Baumgartner, and from the beginning designed as a post office. Post Office was built in 1928. As a newly…