Places to Visit in Central Jakarta

February 28, 2020. Label:
Bahasa Indonesia. The full list of places to visit in Central Jakarta. There is also a Jakarta City Map containing GPS location of tourist attractions, places of interest, old buildings and other related places in Central Jakarta.

If you want to see the whole picture of ​​Jakarta, please also read Places to Visit in Jakarta, which contains all attractions in the capital city of Indonesia, and also at Thousand Islands in northern Jakarta. See also Hotels in Central Jakarta as a reference for lodging.

There are several must see places located in Central Jakarta, parts of it are old buildings from colonial era used for museums and government offices. Some of those places are to be visited to be able to claim that one has ever been in Jakarta. Central Jakarta is where the Presidential Palace resides, also the National Monument and the National Museum.

places to visit in central jakarta

Church of Immanuel

Jl. Medan Merdeka Timur No.10, Gambir, Central Jakarta. Phone 021-3440747. Email: info@gpib-immanuel-jakarta.org. Open : 6AM to 8PM. GPS Location : Google Maps, Waze
St. Emmanuel's Church (GPIB Gereja Immanuel) is a Protestant church that is considered one of the oldest churches in Jakarta. Groundbreaking‎ was on ‎24 August 1835 and its use was formalized on 24 August 1839.

Church of Anglican

Jl. Arief Rahman Hakim 5, Kebon Sirih, Menteng, Central Jakarta. Phone +6221-3193 5283. Email info5@allsaintsjakarta.org
8:30am to 4:30pm
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All Saints Jakarta is an Anglican church located, also known as All Saints Anglican Church Jakarta, which was founded in 1829.


Church of Chicken

Jl Samanhudi Nomor 12, Pasar Baru, Central Jakarta. +6221-3807621
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The official name of the Chicken Church is GPIB Pniel. The original building was erected in 1856 in the form of a chapel.

places to visit in central jakarta

Indonesian Heritage Preservation Board

Jl Veteran I-27, Central Jakarta
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It occupies a room in an old building from the Dutch colonial era.

places to visit in central jakarta

Indonesia National Gallery

Jl. Medan Merdeka Timur No. 14, Central Jakarta. +6221-34833954.
9AM - 6PM, closed on Monday.
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Tourist attractions in Central Jakarta for art and culture fans, not far from Gambir Station heading to the Pak Tani Statue.

Jakarta Art Building

Jl Gedung Kesenian No1, Pasar Baru, Central Jakarta.
8AM - 4PM, performances usually at night.
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It was known as Schouwburg Weltevreden during colonial era, and now it is a concert hall for visitors to enjoy various arts and music performances.

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Lenggang Jakarta

Jl Medan Merdeka Selatan, Gambir, Central Jakarta.
10AM - 11PM
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Culinary, shopping, children's playground, and cultural area next to IRTI National Monument parking lot.

places to visit in central jakarta

Monument of Soekarno-Hatta

Jl Proklamasi, Menteng, Central Jakarta.
5AM - 10PM
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Soekarno-Hatta Monument is at a place where the proclamation of independence was first echoed by Soekarno.

places to visit in central jakarta

Monument of West Irian Freedom

Taman Lapangan Banteng, Central Jakarta.
Laser and Dancing Fountains Performances every Saturday and Sunday at 18.30, 19.30 and 20.15.
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This monument was made when the Indonesian people were struggling to free West Irian from Dutch colonialism in 1962.

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Mosque of Cut Meutia

Jalan Cut Meutia 1, Menteng, Central Jakarta.
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Cut Meutia Mosque is an old building that has been around since the Dutch colonial era.

places to visit in central jakarta

Mosque of Istiqlal

Jl. Taman Wijaya Kusuma, Ps. Baru, Kecamatan Sawah Besar, Central Jakarta.
4AM - 12 AM
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Istiqlal Mosque is the national mosque designed by Frederik Silaban, a Christian architect.

places to visit in central jakarta

Museum and Journalistic Photo Gallery of Antara

Jl Antara 59, Pasar Baru, Central Jakarta.
10AM - 8PM, closed on Monday.
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A gallery and a museum that holds historical objects related to the proclamation of independence of Indonesia.

Museum of Artha Suaka

Artha Suaka Museum is at Jalan Kebon Sirih 82-84 , Central Jakarta, the museum that holds a collection of currencies of different ages.

Museum of Cathedral

Jl Katedral, Pasar Baru, Kecamatan Sawah Besar. +6221-3457746
10AM - 4PM. Sunday 12PM - 4PM. Closed on Friday.
Cathedral Museum is in the compound of Jakarta Cathedral Church that can be visited by the public.

places to visit in central jakarta

Museum of Joang '45

Jl Menteng Raya 31, Central Jakarta.
9AM - 3PM, closed on Monday.
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Joang '45 Museum keeps a collection of photos, books, sculptures and dioramas depicting the events surrounding the independence.

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Museum of MH Thamrin

Jl Kenari II No15, Central Jakarta accessible through an alley.
8AM - 4PM, closed on Monday.
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The museum holds a collection of various artefacts associated with MH Thamrin, a wellknown Jakartans figure.

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Museum of National Awakening

Jl Abdul Rahman Saleh 26, Central Jakarta.
8AM - 4PM, closed on Monday.
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National Awakening Museum is very spacious and large museum, occupies an old building that was used as a medical school.

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Museum of National History

National Monument, Jalan Tugu Monas, Gambir, Central Jakarta. +6221-3504333
8AM - 7PM
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Located under the cup of the National Monument with plenty dioramas that show the history of the Indonesian nation.

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Museum of Proclamation Text Formulation

Jl Imam Bonjol 1, Menteng, Central Jakarta.
8AM - 4PM. Friday 8AM - 8PM, closed on Monday.
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It occupies the house where the meeting and the preparations took place a day before the proclamation of independence of Indonesia on August 17, 1945.

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Museum of Sasmita Loka Ahmad Yani

Jl Lembang 58, Menteng, Central Jakarta.
8AM - 4PM, closed on Monday.
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It occupies former official residence of Army General Ahmad Yani, which stores relics of one of the revolution heroes.

places to visit in central jakarta

Museum of Sasmita Loka Great General DR. AH Nasution

Jl Teuku Umar 40, Central Jakarta.
8AM - 4PM, closed on Monday.
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It occupies former official residence AH Nasution, who once invaded by Cakrabirawa elite troops and causing the death of Ade Irma, daughter of Nasution.

places to visit in central jakarta

Museum of Youth Pledge

Jl Kramat Raya 106, Central Jakarta. +6221-3103217
8AM - 4PM, closed on Monday.
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A historic museum with a collection of posters, photographs, and sculptures oath-youth related events on October 28, 1928.

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Museum of Inscription Park

Jl Tanah Abang 1, Central Jakarta. +6221-3854060
8AM - 4PM, closed on Monday.
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It may be the only outdoor museum that was once a tomb complex of the Dutch.

places to visit in central jakarta

National Monument

Medan Merdeka Park, Central Jakarta
8AM - 10PM
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It is a monument of national pride in the middle of an enormous garden, opposite to the Presidential Palace.

places to visit in central jakarta

National Museum

Jl Merdeka Barat 12, Central Jakarta.
8AM - 4PM. Saturday-Sunday 8AM - 5PM.
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It is a large museum with a collection of very diverse and highly valuable. Must be visited by anyone coming to Jakarta

places to visit in central jakarta

Newseum Cafe

Jl Veteran 1, Central Jakarta.
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It's where Westerling often hanging out, with attractive interior with their exquisite stained glass colors.

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Planetarium and Observatory

Jl. Cikini Raya No.73, Cikini, Menteng, Central Jakarta. 6221-2305146.
8AM - 3PM, closed on Monday.
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Located at Taman Ismail Marzuki complex, a place where the whole family can witness the beauty of the universe and admire the billion stars in the sky.

places to visit in central jakarta

Park of Ismail Marzuki

Jl Cikini Raya 73, Menteng. +6221-31934740
8AM - 12AM
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Taman Ismail Marzuki is where art and theater performances are often held, complete with a cafeteria and restaurant.

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Park of Menteng

Jl HOS Tjokroaminoto, Menteng, Central Jakarta.
6AM - 10PM
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Menteng Park occupies the former Persija stadium with trees and rare plants. There is also jogging tracks.

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Park of Situ Lembang

Jalan Situ Lembang, Menteng, Central Jakarta.
6AM - 10PM
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Situ Lembang Park is nice a park with a rather big lake in the middle of it where people may fishing for free. There are children's play area and jogging track.

places to visit in central jakarta

Park of Suropati

Jl Taman Suropati, Menteng, Central Jakarta.
5AM - 10PM
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Suropati Park is a beautiful garden with a collection of sculptures and shady trees. Usually used by residents as a place to exercise and relaxing.

Pet Fish Market

Jalan Sumenep, Menteng

Sarinah

Jl MH Thamrin 11, Central Jakarta.
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It's the first modern shopping center in Indonesia that was built with Japanese war reparation funds.

Statue of Arjuna Wijaya

Jl Medan Merdeka Barat, Jakarta Pusat.
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The Arjuna Wijaya Statue was a work of sculptor Nyoman Nuarta with about 40 other artists.

Statue of Chairil Anwar

Taman Monas Utara, Kawasan Monumen Nasional, Central Jakarta.
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Chairil Anwar Statue was officiated by DKI Jakarta Governor R. Suprapto on March 21, 1986.

Statue of Mohammad Husni Thamrin

Jl Medan Merdeka Selatan, Central Jakarta.
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A famous Jakartans figure during Dutch occupation era.

places to visit in central jakarta

Statue of Pak Tani

Jl Menteng Raya, Central Jakarta
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The Farmer Statue is located in the middle of a park, created in the era of President Sukarno by a Russian sculptor.

places to visit in central jakarta

Statue of Prince Diponegoro

Jl Diponegoro, Menteng, Central Jakarta.
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Prince Diponegoro was the eldest son of Sri Sultan Hamengkubuwana III, the third king of the Yogyakarta Palace. He waged a five year war against the Dutch, known as Java War.

places to visit in central jakarta

Statue of Selamat Datang

Hotel Indonesia Roundabout, Jl MH Thamrin, Central Jakarta.
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The idea to make the Welcome Statue came from Soekarno, to welcome the arrival of Asian Games IV participants, held on 24 August - 4 September 1962.

places to visit in central jakarta

Temple of Sin Tek Bio

Jl. Pasar Baru Dalam Pasar No 146, Central Jakarta.
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An old Chinese tempel, accessed through Pasar Baru, a famous shopping complex in Central Jakarta.

Places to Visit in Central Jakarta

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