Toraja ethnic are renowned for their elaborate funeral rites as a very important social events. Massive peaked-roof traditional houses known as Tongkonan
HIGHLIGHT on Culture and Art: One Day Tour ~ Be mesmerized with beautiful Indonesian Culture and Heritage atmosphere this December 2016 to January 2017 in Jakarta. Discover more the Museums of historical, knowlegdeable, and Cultural values.
Presents the beauty of Fine Arts Museum boasts some beautiful pieces of Indonesian art with various blends of culture.
1. Banking Museum
Visiting a museum banking with its historical, knowlegdeable, thechnology and Cultural values. This Heritage Building that has Chinese Cashier Room and rooms with beautiful architectures ~ Nieuw Zakkelijk Architecture’s Style or Art Deco style, where most directors placed their important decision in the era 1930.
2. Maritime Museum
The Maritime Museum was installed in former Dutch East India Company warehouses, showing history of Indonesia and the importance of the sea to the economy of present-day Indonesia. The museum also exhibits the Pinisi schooners of the Bugis people of South Sulawesi, which at present make up one of the last sea-going sailing fleets in the world. It shows the maritime glory of our Indonesians ancestors.
There are various models of fishing boats and other maritime objects from different parts of Indonesia.
The Watch Tower
The Menara Syahbandar (de Uitkijk), situated about 50m from the Maritime Museum, is the former watch tower that was built in the remains of the old bastion Culemborg. The watch tower acted as a signal box and observation post since 1839 over the roads of Batavia. Before 1839 the signals with the ships were exchanged from the flagpole at the old VOC-shipyard situated straight behind the watchtower. The tower lost part of her function after 1886 when the new harbor of Tanjung Priok was opened.
3. Puppet Museum
Astonishing Culture and Heritage Tour Included
~ Tea/Coffee Break
~ English Speaking Guide
~ Entrance Ticket as per itinerary
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Booking period : December 2016
Tour period : December 2016 – January 2017