This would be a very interesting tourist sites to experience old days of jakarta, but if and only if the site are well maintained by the local government.
The place now is full of abandoned old buildings with half ruined or even completely ruined parts. Yes if you look really closely and carefully you can see how the building were used to be beautiful but that's only if you even managed to get inside some buildings without getting ripped of by the unofficial "guard" on the entrance of the building.
Personally, I wouldnt suggest you to go around this site without being accompanied by local people you know well. Going by car just to circle around the area and stopping by bank indonesia museum is ok though. The cafe batavia is also ok, and by ok I mean just ok... since the place is certainly overpriced. But for one time visit it wouldn't hurt.
Overall, this site were a nice place, but not today, now that its ruined.
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