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Mangkunegaran Palace

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 12:00 AM, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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Built in 1757 by the nephew of the King Pakubuwono II after a bitter power struggle, this smaller palace is still lived in.
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Jl. Ronggowarsito | Keprabon, Banjarsari, Solo 57131, Indonesia
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All reviews tour guide visit this place historical artifacts every corner live here dont forget fluent in english worth a visit nice museum pura surakarta maintenance royalty shoes collection heritage empire
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are tourist, this place is the must visit attraction. Entrance fee is cheap around IDR 10k to 20k / person, exclude guide tip. You have to use guide service in this place, because the king and their families still live in this place....More

Thank pennyseptina
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Far more interesting than the similar palace in Yogyakarta, its objects are displayed in a much more organized manner. Strongly suggest visiting l AZ te mornings Wednesdsy or Saturday for music culture show--check the schedule.

Thank moviegeekjn
Reviewed 30 July 2018

This is one of two royal palaces in Solo. As it is located in the heart of the city, it's easy to visit. Like Buckingham Palace in England, this is a working palace; hence, escorted tours are required. However, it is easily accessible (no walls)...More

Thank GlobalGypsy_13
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Its clean the building architecture fusion between europe and javanese i feel like my own home 😍love

Thank irmalawalata
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Palace is great condition, variety of artefacts! My guide Adil (sorry if I spelt your name wrong!) was very knowledgeable and was great at English- was very surprised when she told me she was a trainee and it was only her second day! The whole...More

Thank Rhys M
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

I like this palace so much. It is very tidy and organized. It provides lots of story of their family inside the Palace. It is the most recommended place to visit.

Thank nikensmartiniblog
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

This is the palace the described well about the royal family of Surakarta. You will get 1 guide to explain about every corner in this place and every little pieces of items that mostly a gift from other country. I kind of enjoy it bcz...More

Thank Fifi I
Reviewed 1 June 2018

enjoyable walking tour through the sultans palace which is still used by current relatives when needed. many historical artifacts and interesting stories. note: no AC and little airflow, so plan to have water and shade cover! A must see when in Solo

Thank Chris K
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

I went here and bought a ticket for 20,000 to see the museum. But they force you to come with a guide. If you do not pay 50,000 more for a guide you cannot go inside even if you bought a ticket. It seems like...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

I love the history of this building. However, sorry to see lack of maintenance nowadays. You should visit this building if you go to Surakarta to see the history of the city

Thank Devin P
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Hi, you can rent a car with driver, it usually include the fuel as well. It is the fastest and convenient ways to do it,because bus and train are not available all the time
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