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Sonobudoyo Museum: Tours & Tickets

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Reviewed 17 September 2019 via mobile

I know this from the Indonesia markets in Holland, but only from demos. Seeing an entire episode was very impressive. You can sit in the front when you walk in, which is actually the back since you get to see the musicians and the puppets...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank TalithaMM
Reviewed 17 September 2019

Sonobudoyo Museum was on my top list of my last visit as I have skipped it four times previously. In fact, the museum itself was not too big, only one floor with several exhibition halls encircled, but the exhibits therein were well maintained. After entering...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank OTIS W
Reviewed 25 August 2019

Well maintained museum that give you an insight into Javanese life, culture and history. The displays are informative and wide ranging from the earliest times to more modern.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank rdudhia211
Reviewed 6 August 2019 via mobile

Very nice museum. Not too big (c. 1 hour to visit taking your time). Résolu accessible from Kraton and Malioboro

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank bpda
Reviewed 29 June 2019

For an entrance fee of RP10000 (about 70 cents US), you get to see and learn a lot about Yogya history and culture. There are some flaws and imperfections in the museum, but it is a steal at such low entrance fee.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank doublescore27
Reviewed 17 June 2019

Although the museum is not big, it has a lot of genuine artefacts. Established by the sultan of Yogyakarta in 1935. The collections are rotating, the present one is covering the prehistorical period, Javanese kingdoms, Islamic kingdoms, Bali. Definitely, worth a visit, the ticket is...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Andreja S
Reviewed 2 June 2019

If you are interested in Javanese art and culture then this is not to be missed. The museum shows an array of traditional arts and crafts. The Wayang Kulit shadow puppet performance every evening from 8 -10 pm (except Sundays) for Rp, 20,000 is well...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank castor2019
Reviewed 5 March 2019

This is a museum of Indonesian culture. A gamelan player was on site providing Indonesian music which was beautiful and haunting. Exhibits of instruments, batik,wayang puppets ,costumes and more. No one told us about it and we accidentally found it on the internet. Totally worth...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank meghanschwanke
Reviewed 19 February 2019 via mobile

Sonobudoyo is a must see museum to understand the culture of the region. The only reason we do not give it a five star rating is that there were no explanative postings in English, or any other languages, besides Indonesian. This limits the Museum’s touristic...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank SJayinCT
Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

This is one of my favorite places in Yogyakarta as it is less crowded and very educational. If you want to escape crowds of people then this is the right place as some locals tend to avoid visiting this place for a reason.

Date of experience: January 2019
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