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The House of Danar Hadi proudly unveils an Integrated Culture Heritage Complex that is destined to become a tourist attraction for the city of Surakarta. It has been founded to preserve and advance the art of batik in Indonesia as part of the...more
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Jl. Slamet Riyadi no. 261, Solo 57141, Indonesia
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 17 July 2012

I was staying at Ibis and this place is 5 min walk away. You buy the ticket 25k IDR at the Danar Hadi shop and will be led to the museum at the back and it is HUGE!!! Much bigger than the shop. The collections...More

3  Thank Crescentra
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Reviewed 24 May 2014

This is my first visit to solo. Have no idea what to do here, then I open the tripadvisor and some other blog about solo, they refer me to go to this museum. I visit the meseum as a walk in tourist, but they said...More

6  Thank Rara_susanto
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing collection of batik, a good example of how museum should be in indonesia. Guide was awesome and batik collection from all over indonesia can be found here, highly recommended to visit!

Thank itsandru
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

When you're in the city and want to know a glimpse of batik history, please visit this museum. It has a very cheap entry tix, around 5$ if i'm not wrong. You'll get a free tour guide, explain you about the history of batik, each...More

Thank Shinta D
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

The collection are complete, but the ticket fare to museum are expensive and the staff not very assisted maybe because i am a local.

Thank bayusafety
Reviewed 17 September 2018

This beautiful heritage colonial building (which also includes an upscale restaurant) was painstakingly restored for 3 years at considerable cost by a batik manufacturer. It now houses a sizeable chunk of his personal collection of antique and valuable batiks from all over Java. There are...More

Thank Travellingraewyn
Reviewed 8 September 2018

perfect location...in the middle of the city and easy to reach. Humble staff and professional. Nice attraction, batik painting and Javanese music performance

Thank TrailBlazer762389
Reviewed 2 September 2018

What a great story of Indonesia is told lovingly at this museum! Two things to be aware of are: (1) closes for a long lunch hour; and (2) the sidewalk outside is in the shape and design of batik. Do enjoy this taste of batik.

Thank GlobalGypsy_13
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

We have been visited this museum. Guided tour very instructive. At the end, possibility to see workers creating batik. I fully recommend.

Thank David B
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Compare to the other worlds museum you will find nothing compare to this museum. A very indulging, back to yesteryear, an awesome guide, a fully picturesque places, you will be no regrets to come.

Thank Azil181081
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

The best batik museum ever, with a large collections from different era and different regional origin. Beautiful collections are exhibited.

Thank Untari M
Reviewed 27 July 2018

History about Batik for all country in the world.Amazing collection Batik make me proud have this batik from my own country .We can learn how to make a batik The tour guide tell all about batik every detail oo they have kebaya collection too if...More

Thank irmalawalata
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Response from Aretha L | Reviewed this property |
Sorry... I was only attending wedding party on the other side of the museum. But I dont think you can interview the designer as for some old batik the designee might have been passed away. Try to contact them you may make an... More
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