Day 1


1. Tugu Kunstkring Paleis

  • Mon-Sun: 10:00am-11:00pm

Tugu Kunstkring Paleis

2. Taman Ismail Marzuki

“Taman Ismail Marzuki or popularly known as TIM, or sometimes in English as the Jakarta Cultural Centre, is an art, cultural, and science center located in Central Jakarta, Indonesia. The complex of Taman Ismail Marzuki comprises numerous facilities including six performing arts theatres, cinemas, an exhibition hall, a gallery and an archive building.”
Taman Ismail Marzuki

3. Graha Bhakti Budaya (Theater)

4. Teater Jakarta (Teater Besar)

Two theaters are better than one.

5. Taman Menteng

City park! Unwind in Taman Menteng.
Taman Menteng

6. Museum Perumusan Naskah Proklamasi

  • Tue-Thur: 8:00am-4:00pm
  • Fri: 8:30am-4:30pm

“Museum Perumusan Naskah Proklamasi (translated as Museum of the Declaration of Independence, also translated as Formulation of Proclamation Text Museum) is a history museum in Jakarta, Indonesia. The building is where the Proclamation of Indonesian Independence was formulated.”

7. Jalan Surabaya – Menteng

Not to be confused with Surabaya, Indonesia, the city, this market is an AMAZING place for photography.
Jalan Surabaya - Menteng

Day 2


8. Museum Satria Mandala

  • Tue-Sun: 9:00am-5:00pm

“The Satriamandala Museum (also spelled Satria Mandala Museum) is the main museum for the Indonesian Armed Forces. Opened on 5 October 1972, it is located on 5.6 hectares (14 acres) of land in South Jakarta and holds numerous artefacts, weapons, and vehicles.”

Museum Satria Mandala

9. Ciputra Artpreneur

“Ciputra Artpreneur is the only multi-arts center in Indonesia, including a 1,200-seat international standard theater, multi-purpose galleries/exhibition halls, and Dr. (HC) Ir. Ciputra’s private museum displaying his collection of contemporary and modern art. It is a place for inspiration, creativity, and innovation and to discover and experience Indonesian and international art. Ciputra Artpreneur hosts a variety of programs from Broadway musicals, local theater productions, and art exhibitions to trade fairs, corporate events, and weddings.”
Ciputra Artpreneur

10. Gudang Sarinah-Jakarta Biennale 2015

Amazing modern art gallery.
Gudang Sarinah-Jakarta Biennale

Day 3


11. Rasuna Epicentrum Complex

City park! Enjoy some downtime in Rasuna Epicentrum Complex.
Rasuna Epicentrum Complex

12. Studio 18 Guntur

Art gallery.

13. Gondola Art Gallery

14. Menteng Pulo

This cemetery has a complicated history, as it is reserved for Dutch military officers who died during the Indonesian War of Independence.
Menteng Pulo

15. Gallery Taman Rasuna

Art gallery.

16. Taman Honda Tebet

Fun and colorful park!

Taman Honda Tebet

17. Q-tha photography

  • Mon: 10:00am-9:00pm
  • Tue: 10:00am-11:00am
  • Wed: 11:00am-1:00pm
  • Thur: 2:00pm-3:00pm
  • Fri: 1:00pm-5:00pm
  • Sat: 9:00am-9:00pm
  • Sun: 10:00am-12:00pm

Art gallery.

Bonus Day: East Jakarta


18. Lubang Buaya

It is important to learn about Indonesia’s difficult recent past.  “Lubang Buaya (literally “crocodile’s pit”) is … the site of the murder of seven Indonesian army officers during the 1 October coup attempt of the 30 September Movement.”
Lubang Buaya

19. Taman Mini Indonesia Indah

“Taman Mini Indonesia Indah (TMII) or “Beautiful Indonesia Miniature Park” (literally translated) … is a synopsis of Indonesian culture, with virtually all aspects of daily life in Indonesia’s 26 (in 1975) provinces encapsulated in separate pavilions with … Indonesian vernacular architecture, clothing, dances and traditions … depicted impeccably. … There is a lake with a miniature of the archipelago in the middle of it, cable cars, museums, Keong Emas Imax cinema, a theater …and other recreational facilities.”
Taman Mini Indonesia Indah

20. SnowBay Waterpark

Is it rich in culture? Not at all.  Is it ridiculously fun? Absolutely!
SnowBay Waterpark

*Anything in quotes is from Wikipedia. 

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