Jakarta’s National Museum or the Museum Gajah, because in the courtyard there is a statue elephant, is one of the greatest museum with the largest collection in the country. This museum is on Jalan Merdeka Barat, Jakarta, with ample parking at the bottom of the building.
Location National Museum Jakarta is accessible either by private vehicle or public transportation. The museum is very close to the National Monument, Museum Park Inscription, and inline to Old Town if using Transjakarta bus majors Blom M – Kota.
Forerunner to the establishment Elephant Museum is the Royal Batavian Society of Arts and Sciences was established by the Government of the Netherlands on 24 April 1778. Chairman of the association named J.C.M. Radermacher then donate a building in Jalan Kalibesar as well as books and cultural objects that became the initial collection of the museum.
Raffles made the building in Jalan Majapahit No. 3 … Read More