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Museum Bank Indonesia

Jl. Pintu Besar Utara 3 | West Jakarta, Jakarta 11110, Indonesia
+62 21 2600158
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Amazing museum

The best thing about this museum is that they have a huge collection of historical currencies... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rakesh P
via mobile
Historical story in one place

I have been visited here about two times, nothing can make me disappointed from Museum Bank... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
miftahulrizky
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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Once the first banks of Indonesia, now a museum of banking in Indonesia.
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good49%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“paper money” (5 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Jl. Pintu Besar Utara 3 | West Jakarta, Jakarta 11110, Indonesia
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+62 21 2600158
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best thing about this museum is that they have a huge collection of historical currencies across major countries in world. Best place to understand how banking system evolved in the country and also get a chance to look and feel real gold brick which...More

Thank Rakesh P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been visited here about two times, nothing can make me disappointed from Museum Bank Indonesia, because it is really nice to spend your time with friend or family. This museum is clean and modern with a classical touch. When a tired is coming,...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Never thought that Jakarta will have this kind of museum. Good place for children to learn about a little history of Indonesian bank. Full of information, very comfort (with the air con inside).

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

nice museum but less famous place where. should be upgraded again so that clear service that comes to the museum. very well organized objects in the museum. neat and arranged. nothing is damaged goods because enough in care.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can learn Banking history of Indonesia here from colonial perild to now. I myself used to be a banker. Even as a ex-banker, I’ve learned a lot. For those who has interest in financial world, business in general, history, this place is a Must...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

If you are traveling in the old town area, do not forget to visit this museum. The museum is equipped with air conditioning facilities in almost every rooms that will make you feel so comfortable. You can learn about the history of Indonesian currency in...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

This is one of very well established and well arranged museum I ever visited. The showcases were great and well explained. You'll get off this museum with a lot more knowledges on the flashback of indonesian monetary. The ticket was not expensive. I would say...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2018

It was like I was being greeted right at the start (where the displays begin) by the "bank clerks" by which I mean these "life-sized" wax figures, and you'll see some more of them further inside (those of the Dutch colonial bankers & such); then...More

Thank Myo M
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

This museum was very educational. It not only examines money but also talks about Jakarta history. Details the economic financial crisis very well. I really enjoyed my visit.

Thank Warren C
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Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

When we went there last year, half of the museum was being renovated. It was done now. They're doing a great job. It's a great place to learn about payment history. It isn't only talking about the money, but also several payment instrument. It also...More

Thank Lidyajk
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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
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hudson4689
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
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