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Satria Mandala Museum (Armed Forces Museum)

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Dated but worth a visit

Had no problem getting in as a foreigner Jan 2019, 25 000 for 2 people including parking. Most... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2019
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An inspiring story

Interesting for anybody, possibly inspiring for Indonesians, providing a fascinating insight into... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2018
Phil J
Canberra, Australia
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The Armed Forces Museum of Jakarta, Museum Satria Mandala is a must see. Dioramas, small arms displays, vehicles, history and an impressive collection of cannon, aircraft, and more.
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Jln. Jendral Gatot Subroto 14-16 | Kuningan Bar., Mampang Prpt., Kota Jakarta Selatan, Daerah Khusus Ibukota, Jakarta 12710, Indonesia
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Reviewed 13 January 2019 via mobile

Had no problem getting in as a foreigner Jan 2019, 25 000 for 2 people including parking. Most interesting for me was the collection of captured small arms originating from many western nations. Loads of photos from different UN missions. Outdoor displays are nice. Dont...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 15 November 2018

Interesting for anybody, possibly inspiring for Indonesians, providing a fascinating insight into the Indonesian resistance to the Japanese in WWII and the struggles against the Dutch and British to found the Republic. Yes the military equipment is old, it’s historical, that’s the point although Maintenance...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Phil J
Reviewed 6 March 2018

History Museum of Army Development in Indonesia equipped with a biorama, a facility to provide an overview of the history of the army in Indonesia quite interesting including there is a war vehicle of the past

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Dr_JusufKristianto
Reviewed 5 October 2017

I was refused entrance to the museum for being a foreigner, after dealing with Jakarta traffic for a couple hours I finally arrived and after parking the car and a brief walk around the static displays outside I was told I required authorization from some...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Vitor V
Reviewed 27 February 2017

This museum have complete history about Indonesian Armed Forces from Dutch East Indies era until today... Interesting collections including remains of many Independence War or also known as Indonesian Revolution weapons and things related. For Aviation geeks which wishes to saw historical Indonesian military aircrafts...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Eka767
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Must bring your family at least once, to learn about the history of the indonesian army, a good wide variety of displays of old army equipments including planes and tanks, will be memorable for young kids.

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank juliuscr2016
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Located at Jalan Jendral Gatot Subroto No. Kav 52 (6°13'48.5"S 106°49'09.8"E), the Satria Mandala Museum (Armed Forces Museum), Jakarta may be reached from Kota by Bus 1 - Blok M in 45 min (14 stops) Stop ID: 1-20 to Bendungan Hilir, then walk 25 minutes...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank antonvanold
Reviewed 3 July 2016

here you can see many things about army the diorama was wonderful and also there're so many armament to see really good place for educate your children

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank markos_prawira
Reviewed 22 June 2016

This was a great museum which you can touch and hold a variety of guns etc. Lots of history in english which was good to be able to read, Great visit had by all..

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Matthew H
Reviewed 28 February 2016

THis Museum is where we can see so many Army Stuff from the Old Time. Here we can see so many weapon, tank, uniform, etc. Very nice place to learn history. But this museum need improvement to make the museum become better and interesting to...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Ferry_Kasenda
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