Radya Pustaka Museum
A small museum with good displays of gamelan instruments, jewelled kris, puppets and wayang beber (scrolls that depict wayang stories).
Sriwedari Amusement Park
Solo’s Sriwedari Amusement Park has fair rides and sideshow stalls. Nightly wayang orang performances (and other cultural shows) are...
Danar Hadi is one's of the world's best batik museums, with a terrific collection of antique and royal textiles from Java, China and...
At the back of Sriwedari Amusement Park, Sriwedari Theatre has a long-running wayang orang troupe – it’s well worth dropping by to...
O Solo Mio
Authentic-to-the-last-olive Italian that’s as close as you’ll get to a taste of the Roman homeland in Central Java; it has a wood-fired...
Adem Ayem information
Lonely Planet review
Huge canteen-like place with swirling fans and photos of ye olde Surakarta. Grab one of the plastic-fantastic chairs and order the chicken – fried, or served up gudeg -style – which is what everyone's here for.