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Arsip Nasional (National Archive Building), Jakarta

Arsip Nasional (National Archive Building) - Jakarta, Indonesia
Arsip Nasional (National Archive Building)
Jalan Ampera Raya No. 7, Jakarta , Indonesia 12560Map
Tanah Sereal
+62 21 780 5851
Neighborhood: North Jakarta
Overview

Originally built as a private residence, this splendid Dutch-style mansion and its annexes were built by Reinier de Klerk, before he became Batavia's governor-general in 1777. The property changed hands several times and finally functioned as a national archive center until the mid-1980s. Set in landscaped gardens, the building provides visitors an insight into the luxurious lifestyle of the well-heeled Dutch colonists in the 18th century. Since its reopening in November 1998, it serves as a public space for cultural events and the exhibition of the nation's archives. Admission is free.

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Arsip Nasional (National Archive Building) General Information
  • Open Hours: Monday to Friday from 09:00 AM to 04:30 PM, Saturday to Sunday from 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks
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