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Museum Batik Danar Hadi

Jln. Slamet Riyadi No. 261, Solo 57141, Indonesia
+62 271 714326
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Very interesting Place

The museum is very neat and very well maintained. The guide is very competent and explain in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jakarta, Indonesia
Very nice Museum

Our family always curious how the batik is being made. The museum gave us not only the process how... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bandung, Indonesia
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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 national cultural legancy. This integrated tourism center will enhance the attractions to be found in the Central Javanese city, with visitors able to enjoy once again the heritage building nDalem Wuryoningratan, build in the late 19th century and painstakingly restored to its original grandeur by House of Danar Hadi.The Complex will be an arena to witness the development of batik in Indonesia, the process of creating this precious textile and its emergence as part of the contemporary lifestyle. This homage to the history and glory of batik will be found at the nDalem Wuryoningratan, Danar Hadi Batik Museum, Danar Hadi Traditional Batik Showroom and Souvenir and Lounge.
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Jln. Slamet Riyadi No. 261, Solo 57141, Indonesia
+62 271 714326
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum is very neat and very well maintained. The guide is very competent and explain in detail every history of the batik design. For entry this museum, We will be charged entrance fee. For local tourist IDR 35.000 and we are not allowed to...More

Thank ivy_liem
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our family always curious how the batik is being made. The museum gave us not only the process how to made batik, but also the history of batik. Very enjoyable.... our guide is very professional and patient on answering all our questions.

Thank Polar773
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

To understand the story of the batik, this is the best place to come. Unbelievable how they do this work, and how they have their history on this nice work. I recommend.

Thank CarolJara
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

The collection is very nice and somehow a bit cheaper then jakarta. The place is huge along with a cafe. Did not get a chance to see the museum because we reached a bit late. Bought some nice batiks. Will be back again for sure

Thank 196vikass
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

We can learn a lot about batik in this museum. Also step by step process of making batik. And how the batik motive are influenced by other country like Netherland and Chinesse. We are so proud to be Indonesian by seeing how various batik are....More

Thank Stefani D
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This is a very nice, very large guided museum, i.e. you get a very knowledgeable tour guide who takes you personally through the extensive collections. This is really nice. Exhibits are very good, great large rooms, good aircon; all quite palatial. I appreciate Batik and...More

Thank Aethelred
Reviewed 25 April 2017

The museum is interesting because the contribution of Danar Hadi Family so that tourists get a complete picture about the history of Batik including collection of Indonesian batik motifs. Batik entrance through Danar Hadi batik shop so that either before or after entering the museum...More

Thank Romihbudiardjo
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Must visit if come to Solo City. Many interesting Batik design can be found and seen. More than 1000 collection of different Batik design. Most of them can not be found in Batik store or market. This is Batik Museum not only the Danar Hadi....More

Thank PolyTango
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Nice and friendly Food are good Keen to have it here again Nice Chocolate Decoration xxx Xxxxxx Can't Says no more

Thank Benedictus J
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

The museum is privately owned but very interesting how batik can tell so much history. This museum opens my mind and my understand (and taste) about batik in general. Making a good quality batik takes 2 weeks of 9hours a day just to draw on...More

Thank Loneshopper
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Is it possible to have an interview with some of the designers there?
6 January 2015|
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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