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This beautiful heritage colonial building (which also includes an upscale restaurant) was... read more

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perfect location...in the middle of the city and easy to reach. Humble staff and professional... read more

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The House of Danar Hadi proudly unveils an Integrated Culture Heritage Complex that is destined to become a tourist attraction for the city of Surakarta. It has been founded to preserve and advance the art of batik in Indonesia as part of the...more
Jl. Slamet Riyadi no. 261, Solo 57141, Indonesia
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Reviewed yesterday

This beautiful heritage colonial building (which also includes an upscale restaurant) was painstakingly restored for 3 years at considerable cost by a batik manufacturer. It now houses a sizeable chunk of his personal collection of antique and valuable batiks from all over Java. There are...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

perfect location...in the middle of the city and easy to reach. Humble staff and professional. Nice attraction, batik painting and Javanese music performance

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great story of Indonesia is told lovingly at this museum! Two things to be aware of are: (1) closes for a long lunch hour; and (2) the sidewalk outside is in the shape and design of batik. Do enjoy this taste of batik.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been visited this museum. Guided tour very instructive. At the end, possibility to see workers creating batik. I fully recommend.

Thank David B
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Compare to the other worlds museum you will find nothing compare to this museum. A very indulging, back to yesteryear, an awesome guide, a fully picturesque places, you will be no regrets to come.

Thank Azil181081
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

The best batik museum ever, with a large collections from different era and different regional origin. Beautiful collections are exhibited.

Thank Untari M
Reviewed 27 July 2018

History about Batik for all country in the world.Amazing collection Batik make me proud have this batik from my own country .We can learn how to make a batik The tour guide tell all about batik every detail oo they have kebaya collection too if...More

Thank irmalawalata
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

I like history,and this museum really help me to know more about java's culture and history. The guide is really helpful

1  Thank mariyam k
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

It was a coincidence walk, and happened to be 'where would we go again?' situation at the time. Personally, i already have plan to visit this museum a year ago. This was a beautifully arranged batik museum, i recommend join the guided tour to gain...More

Thank Afif H
Reviewed 1 June 2018

Museum contains many historical, early paintings of batik in reference to to sultans of the time periods. beautiful batiks paintings and desings. Provides a good narrative and a 30-45 minute tour is benefical to grasp a good understanding of batik and the variuos patters

Thank Chris K
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Response from Aretha L | Reviewed this property |
Sorry... I was only attending wedding party on the other side of the museum. But I dont think you can interview the designer as for some old batik the designee might have been passed away. Try to contact them you may make an... More