Radya Pustaka Museum
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...
Sriwedari Amusement Park
Solo’s Sriwedari Amusement Park has fair rides and sideshow stalls. Nightly wayang orang performances (and other cultural shows) are...
Dating back to 1757, the Istana Mangkunegaran is in better condition than the kraton and is the home of the second house of Solo. It...
At the back of Sriwedari Amusement Park, Sriwedari Theatre has a long-running wayang orang troupe – it’s well worth dropping by to...
Huge canteen-like place with swirling fans and photos of ye olde Surakarta. Grab one of the plastic-fantastic chairs and order the...
Lonely Planet review
A small museum with good displays of gamelan instruments, jewelled kris, puppets and wayang beber (scrolls that depict wayang stories).