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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 1 week 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 3 weeks ago
United Kingdom
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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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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 22 May 2012

Among the museums in Jakarta, I think Museum Bank Indonesia is a top-notch, a must visit. From here we will be brought to a time tunnel where we could experience Indonesia economy journey of history. I was with my 9yo son visiting Museum Bank Indonesia...More

7  Thank Ella V
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 2 July 2009

The facade and overall outside looks for this museum is as mentioned by previous reviewer. The lobby is reminiscing an old world charm with modern touch of air conditioning system and security gates being prepared for its grand opening. A small bag deposit counter is...More

5  Thank cirque
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Reviewed 1 week 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

Thank Sherly N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

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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

Thank Stephanie W
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

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

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

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

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.

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

Thank 289febriana
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Great architecture filled with the history of banking, commercial and economic of Indonesia The entrance ticket is only 5k, the value u got is far more than that

1  Thank WenHaoBong
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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 Shelley V | Reviewed this property |
It's open from 8:30AM - 3:30PM. It's closed on Monday