Museum Husni Thamrin: Remembering the Betawi Hero

Museum Husni Thamrin or Husni Thamrin Museum is located on Jl. Kenari II No. 15, Jakarta Pusat/Central Jakarta. This Museum was once is owned by one of the prominent heroes of Batavia and Indonesia’s; Mohammad Husni Thamrin. For this Batavia hero short biography please see the Statue Husni Thamrin. Entering the beginning of the 20th…

Museum Bahari: The Spice Warehouse of VOC

Museum Bahari or Maritime Museum is a museum that displays collection of objects relating to maritime in Indonesia. Maritime Museum is located at Jl. Pasar Ikan, Jakarta Utara/North Jakarta and overlooking the Jakarta Bay. The building that currently used by Maritime Museum was built in 1652 and was once a warehouse storing spices that will…

Museum Tekstil Jakarta: Don’t Forget to Make Your Own Batik

Museum Tekstil Jakarta or Textile Musem of Jakarta is located on Jl. KS Tubun, No 2 – 4, West Jakarta/Jakarta Barat. Textile Museum was built in early 19th century, and has changed ownership several times. Originally as a villa owned by French citizen who live in Batavia, and bought by Abdul Aziz Al Musawi Alkatiri,…

Museum Bank Mandiri: Don’t Forget to Explore the Underground Part

Museum Bank Mandiri or Mandiri Bank Museum is located at Jl. Lapangan Stasiun No. 1, Jakarta Barat / West Jakarta or just next to Bank of Indonesia Museum. Bank Mandiri Museum stands on an area of 10,039 m2 with overall building area 21.509m2. This building was originally a building Nederlandsche Handel-Maatschappij (NHM) or Factorji Batavia,…