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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
+62 271 714326
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A really worthwhile museum to visit. I had no real knowledge of batik and simply tagged along for a look. I started the tour mildly interested but by the end I was completely involved in this fascinating art. The tour guide was clearly delighted to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank paulgU7685XA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good place to visit since this store also have their own batik museum inside. The price is varies, they have the cheap and very expensive batik

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank tjiptokw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our small tour group visited this Batik Museum and were treated to an extraordinary collection of gorgeous textiles. Most of the textiles are displayed as wall hangings or on short racks. Others are displayed as clothing on mannequins. Photographs on the walls show various royalty...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DMGAmes_Iowa
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Amazing collection of batik, a good example of how museum should be in indonesia. Guide was awesome and batik collection from all over indonesia can be found here, highly recommended to visit!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank itsandru
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

When you're in the city and want to know a glimpse of batik history, please visit this museum. It has a very cheap entry tix, around 5$ if i'm not wrong. You'll get a free tour guide, explain you about the history of batik, each...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Shinta D
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

The collection are complete, but the ticket fare to museum are expensive and the staff not very assisted maybe because i am a local.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank bayusafety
Reviewed 17 September 2018

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

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Travellingraewyn
Reviewed 8 September 2018

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

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TrailBlazer762389
Reviewed 2 September 2018

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.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank GlobalGypsy_13
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

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

Date of experience: August 2018
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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