Balai Seni Rupa
The old town of Batavia, now known as Kota, was once the hub of Dutch colonial Indonesia. Much of the one-time grandeur has now rotted,...
Museum Sejarah Jakarta
The Jakarta History Museum is housed in the old town hall of Batavia, a stately Dutch colonial structure that was once the epicentre of...
This puppet museum has one of the best collections of wayang puppets in Java and its dusty cabinets are full of a multitude of...
This classy restaurant doubles as an evocative place for a cocktail, a cool Bintang or a coffee.
This historic restaurant overlooks Taman Fatahillah square in Kota, the old Dutch quarter. Its teak floors and art deco furnishings make...
Balai Seni Rupa information
Built between 1866 and 1870, the former Palace of Justice building is now a Fine Arts Museum. It houses contemporary paintings with works by prominent artists, including Affandi, Raden Saleh and Ida Bagus Made. Part of the building is also a ceramics museum, with Chinese ceramics and Majapahit terracottas.