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Museum Bank Indonesia

Jl. Pintu Besar Utara 3, Jakarta, Indonesia
+62 21 2600158
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Interesting history of banking in Indonesia

Free museum - good for those who wish to know more about banking history in Indonesia. They have a... read more

Reviewed 13 December 2016
Evelyn D
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Singapore, Singapore
Entertartaining and educating

Admission fee is super cheap, and you get to learn about interesting things about the bank and... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2016
Rheza M
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Once the first banks of Indonesia, now a museum of banking in Indonesia.
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good50%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Jl. Pintu Besar Utara 3, Jakarta, Indonesia
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Reviewed 13 December 2016

Free museum - good for those who wish to know more about banking history in Indonesia. They have a huge safe replica with fake gold for props, which is interesting to see the actual scale of these things beyond what is shown in movies.

Thank Evelyn D
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Admission fee is super cheap, and you get to learn about interesting things about the bank and currencies in general throughout history. The museum is packed with interactive displays, so your visit will not be a boring one for sure!

Thank Rheza M
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

A very good museum in Jakarta with a record of various economic trends under Netherlands colonization rule Has some unique and awesome collection of various countries' currency notes and coins across many decades back. The building though constructed back in 1800..was renovated 3 times and...More

Thank Madhuri S
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

If you think that a visit to this place is a bore then you are wrong. This museum gives one the feel that having your own bank is possible.

Thank wee w
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

It's supposedly the monsoon season now however if it happens to be scorching hot at the time of travel, then the MBI would be the best escape from the heat. Not just for its full air-conditioning, this educational place serves as a display of old...More

Thank typicalgio
Reviewed 2 December 2016

was quite surprised of this museum, unlike any other museum in Kota Tua area, this museum is well maintained & well managed. wonderful attraction, comfortable (thanks to the air conditioner), the building doesn't seem much aged and quite classy.

Thank RedLinkga
Reviewed 1 December 2016

surprise the building is very impressive and the desplays are very top quality. if you like history of currency and Indonesia or are cureious would recommend ,. Entrance fee Rp5000

Thank suja149
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Unlike other museums in Kota Tua area, this one is very comfy. They have aircon in it, so this place could be a nice attraction and a short escape from Jakarta's heat. The ticket is, guess what, it's free. No need to buy any ticket...More

Thank Evelin J
Reviewed 22 November 2016

it was so cheap to get inside i think around IDR 5,000 which is probably less than 1 USD! also it's nearby to the train station at kota or transjakarta-busway stop at kota tua. it's cold, nice architecture at the entrance and some interesting stuffs...More

Thank cebolzappa
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

This dutch-stlye-building museum is just great: you can learn the history about Indonesian economy and its currency. Great collections as well. Worth a visit if you ask me.

Thank richardoctha
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hudson4689
18 February 2017|
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Response from Shelley V | Reviewed this property |
It's open from 8:30AM - 3:30PM. It's closed on Monday
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