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Museum Sejarah Jakarta (Museum Fatahillah)Jalan Taman Fatahillah No.1, Kota Jakarta Barat, DKI Jakarta 11110, Indonesia Phone: +6221 692 9101 Timings: Closed until 9:00am tomorrow Days: Tue–Thu, Sun, Open: 9:00 AM–3:00 PM Days: Fri, Open: 9:00 AM–2:30 PM Days: Sat, Open: 9:00 AM–12:30 PM www.museumsejarahjakarta.com
AboutThe Jakarta History Museum (Indonesian: Museum Sejarah Jakarta), also known as Fatahillah Museum or Batavia Museum, is located in the Old Town (known as Kota) of Jakarta, Indonesia. The building was built in 1710 as the Stadhuis (city hall) of Batavia. Jakarta History Museum, opened in 1974, displays objects from the prehistory period of the city region, the founding of Jayakarta in 1527, and through the Dutch colonization period from the 16th century until Indonesia's Independence in 1948. The museum is located in south side of Fatahillah Square (former Batavia city square) near Wayang Museum and Fine Art and Ceramic Museum.