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Museum Bank Indonesia

Closed Now: 08:00 - 16:00
Open today: 08:00 - 16:00
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Located in Kota Tua (Jakarta Old Town) and you can feel the vibes when Indonesia was still under... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sherly N
Jakarta, Indonesia
Mirror to the development of Indonesia housed in an impressive old bank building

Here in Kota Tua, near Fatahillah Square is a real attraction worth crossing the busy roads for... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2018
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Once the first banks of Indonesia, now a museum of banking in Indonesia.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Jl. Pintu Besar Utara 3 | West Jakarta, Jakarta 11110, Indonesia
+62 21 2600158
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I came here by mistake, thinking it was an altogether different museum - I'm glad I stopped by, but it's a ten minute visit really. The wonder is in the sheer size of the building, and you can just about imagine how many thousands must...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located in Kota Tua (Jakarta Old Town) and you can feel the vibes when Indonesia was still under Dutch's powers. You can see the process of making Rupiah (Indonesian money) and its history. You can also visit other historical buildings around this museum. Lots of...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Sherly N
Reviewed 22 October 2018

Here in Kota Tua, near Fatahillah Square is a real attraction worth crossing the busy roads for. In a building which was headquarters to a long defunct bank, is a museum dedicated to the history of money and political power. You feel it walking through...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Boudin882
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

A really big museum.. it’s a lot bigger than you see at first.. very complete history about Indonesia finance from every Presidents, the crisis monetary, and really good.. they display them really nice, clean, clear, modern.. really enjoy if you want to know about the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ntephz
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Well yeah, this is a Museum, but when u get in, you will surprise of what is inside. It is a bank museum, clean, authentic and full-aircondition haha! Located near Old Town and can reach by walk. so if you visit old town, you should...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank yogiepangestu
Reviewed 11 September 2018

As everyone else has said, this is a real surprise. Take note of the operating hours, and I would say give yourself 1 and a half hours if you are the type of person who likes to read plaques, or struggle with some economic concepts....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank shinraemonsam
Reviewed 10 September 2018

This is not only a bank museum,this is the history of indonesia.Really a must for everyone.Interactive and in a beautiful building.You can spend 2 hours.greetings

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank hansin50
Reviewed 10 September 2018

This museum is the highlight for my daytrip in Jakarta Old Town. The building is very clean, authentic, and friendly service from all staffs. This museum provides all the information of the Indonesian money history, from the Bank Indonesia logo transformations, design money from time...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Rheiii03
Reviewed 31 August 2018

The place is so beautiful, felt like we are in the past time. We can learn a lot about money in Indonesia.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Niken W
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Museum Bank Indonesia is a thematic museum focusing on depicting monetary sector development in Indonesia. Submission for this museum is free. There is a free guided tour provided by the museum at designated time. Among collections in Museum Bank Indonesia is currency speciments from all...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Brader S
20 February 2018|
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Response from Jarko2015 | Reviewed this property |
It's only IR5000 to visit the museum. Next door you'll find another banking museum that charges IR10,000. Double the price for about half the interest. In both cases, it's the buildings that are the most interesting feature... More
18 February 2017|
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Response from shelleyvalencia | Reviewed this property |
It's open from 8:30AM - 3:30PM. It's closed on Monday