Jakarta is the capital city of Indonesia. Jakarta is located in Sundanese Tatar, west Java. Jakarta as the center of economy, politics, culture, and as the central office of state-owned enterprises, private enterprises and foreign companies. Jakarta also has the nickname J-Town, The Big Durian and Metropolitan city. Jakarta has five administrative regions, namely Central Jakarta, North Jakarta, West Jakarta, South Jakarta and East Jakarta.
In Old Town, there are several examples Museum; Fatahillah Museum, Puppet Museum, Museum Bak Indonesia. Old City has an area of 1.3 km². Other museums in Jakarta, the Maritime Museum, Museum of Fine Arts and Ceramics and Textile Museum.
• Maritime Museum
Maritime Museum is located in Penjaringan, North Jakarta. Maritime Museum has a European-style buildings and the museum was built in 1718-1783. There, you can see the ship VOC, Miniature Ship, Anchor, binoculars, navigation etc. Ticket price for adults is 5,000 rupiah and 2,000 rupiah for children.
• Museum of Fine Arts and Ceramics.
Museum of Fine Arts and Ceramics located at No 2 Jalan Pos Kota, West Jakarta. Museum of Fine Arts and Ceramics has a neoclassical style building and the museum was built in 1866-1870. There you can see a collection of ceramics, sculpture and painting equipment. The ticket price is 5,000 Rupiah.
• Puppet Museum
Puppet Museum is located at Jalan Pintu Besar Utara No. 27, Taman Sari, West Jakarta. The museum was built in 1640. The ticket price of 5000 rupees. There terdapa 4000 puppet collection.
• Museum Fatahillah
Fatahillah Museum is located at Jalan Fatahillah no. 1 Taman Sari, West Jakarta. Fatahillah Museum has a Dutch-style buildings and the museum was built in 1707. In the inscription there Fatahillah Museum, Collection of Betawi culture and royal relics Tarumanegara and Padjadjaran. The ticket price is 5,000 rupiah for Adults and 2000Rupiah for children.
• Textile Museum
Textile Museum is located in Tuban KS street no.4, palmerah. Textile Museum has a European-style buildings and the museum was built in 1976. In the museum there are 1000 fabric collection. The ticket price of 5000 rupees.
• Museum Bank Indonesia
Bank Indonesia Museum is located at Jalan Pintu Besar Utara no.3, Taman Sari, West Jakarta. Museum Bank Indonesia has a neoclassical style building and the museum was built in 1755. There you can see historical objects and Money Numismatic.
That is some Museum in Jakarta. You will get a lot of historical information. Ticket price is cheap, is not it? So, let’s visit the Museum of Jakarta.