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All reviews new wing indonesian history heritage society prehistoric times stone sculptures interesting exhibits ethnic groups musical instruments nice collection under renovation on display school children worth a visit entrance fee old building top floor air conditioned
Very beautiful and well-explained artifacts. Would highly recommend checking the schedule for tours beforehand. They offer FREE tours in various languages including English and French, and can even be arranged in other languages provided it’s done prior to arrival. Tour guides provide excellent insight and...More
Museum Nasional (or National Museum) is located in the capital city of Indonesia. The locals called the museum as "Museum Gajah (Elephant Museum) because the elephant statue in front of the building (the statue was a gift from the king of Thailand).
The museum is...More
Not sure if all the exhibits were original or copies of originals - it was hard to tell. Supposedly one of the skulls was a Homo Floriensis (the Hobbit people). Good collection of paleolithic to early bronze age materials. Nice older colonial building re-purposed for...More
National museum of jakarta is one of the place where you can find all important collection of Indonesia and learn culture of Indonesia. It has two buildings one is old and other is new.
Old building has places all sculptures a
Found at different places...More
Easy to get here just next to the main road .. all the information about indonesia is in this 3 storey museum (lif/escalator).. many artifacts and relics .. can take pictures and there is a tour guide! .. tickets are only Rp4000 .. if comes...More
Facade is very impressive as what you've expect for a national museum. Modern structures made it more interesting.
Displays were great but I agree on other reviews that it needs organizing and display descriptions.
Still a must see place if it is your first time...More
This museum has outstanding collections of Hindu and Buddhist art, folk art, displays of Indonesian housing, clothing, musical instruments etc. The museum is updating old exhibits that still contain wonderful artifacts. Newly renovated exhibits are very informative and show the direction in which the museum...More
From the Airport you can go directly to the the museum and the you can put your bag in the locker of the museum, there is a man in the next step of the ticket counter to put your bag. Must be count the time from the airport... More
From the Airport you can go directly to the the museum and the you can put your bag in the locker of the museum, there is a man in the next step of the ticket counter to put your bag. Must be count the time from the airport to the museum considering to the traffic in Jakarta. Enjoy Jakarta.