We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Taman Prasasti Museum

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Review Highlights
A great photography tour

I learned from people's blogs that this is one of great photography spots in Jakarta. So, I... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2017
Desi R
,
Jakarta, Indonesia
via mobile
Interesting

My gf and I went since it was near our hotel, an employee offered to give us a walking tour and... read more

Reviewed 18 December 2016
MiaS255
,
Okinawa Prefecture, Japan
via mobile
Read all 74 reviews
103
All photos (103)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent18%
  • Very good47%
  • Average29%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“colonial era”(2 reviews)
“tanah abang”(2 reviews)
“tombstones”(6 reviews)
About
Closed Now
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
See all hours
Contact
Jl. Tanah Abang I no. 1 | Kelurahan Petojo Selatan, Jakarta 10160, Indonesia
Gambir
Website
+62 21 3854060
Call
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Jakarta
from US$79.00
More Info
from US$50.00
More Info
from US$37.50
More Info
Reviews (74)
There are newer reviews for Taman Prasasti Museum
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
35 results
Traveler rating
8
15
7
5
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
8
15
7
5
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews colonial era tanah abang tombstones graveyard homes memorial ancestors
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
11 - 20 of 35 reviews
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

I learned from people's blogs that this is one of great photography spots in Jakarta. So, I decided to come to see it for myself. First impression: eerie. I wouldn't want to visit it in the evening (after all it closes at 3 p.m). Very...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Desi R
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

My gf and I went since it was near our hotel, an employee offered to give us a walking tour and explain along the way which was very nice and definitely helped in understanding the history behind it all. It was very interesting and large...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank MiaS255
Reviewed 8 November 2016

it is not a graveyard. it is just the tombstone. nice tombstone with angel style statue. most of them looks misterious. if you like gothic style, than propably this attraction is good for you

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank rlahuddin
Reviewed 30 October 2016

In this memorial park there are many statues of cupids and angels that seem to have come from various graves. There are also two exquisite marble sculptures of weeping ladies, one standing and the other lying over a tomb. Among the graves of the Europeans...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Aurora N
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

This outdoor museum is actually amazing. I believe it's the only outdoor museum Jakarta has–or maybe Indonesia has. I 'dig' so many histories about Jakarta 'written' on the tomb stones. Too bad, I couldn't find my self feel comfort in there. Too many mosquitoes biting...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank iyoskusuma
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Prasasti Museum is a couple of minutes walk from Citi M Hotel. Entrance fee is $5000. You will have the whole place to yourself as this graveyard is hardly visited by tourists. I don't think people would be so thrilled to visit an old graveyard....More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank kayesimon
Reviewed 29 July 2016

I knew that this cemetery was somewhere in Jakarta. Amazingly enough it is hardly visited by tourists. My guide told me that nobody ever asked her to go there in the more than 30 years she was a tour guide! I found it extremely interesting...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Mianel
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The museum is located among busy district and I would not have guessed it. The museum area is actually a little left of once 5.9 hectare cemetery. Hundreds of old gravestone (dated back around 1700) placed on the grounds, some cemented into monuments, on the...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Novi S
Reviewed 1 February 2016

Many band/singers use this place for their video clip, whenever it has a funeral act part in it. It's good for you, photography lovers, but make sure you bring your hat/umbrella to cover your head from the sunlight. Do you guys know that Soe Hok...More

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank Erlinel M
Reviewed 15 January 2016

proud to see our name on a Large obelisk-statuemonument from our greatgrandfather Lodewijk Launy! We Will try to preserve iT for our children!

Date of experience: May 2015
3  Thank 125inge
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 515 nearby hotels
Citi M Hotel
445 reviews
.20 km away
Ibis budget Jakarta Tanah Abang
137 reviews
.47 km away
favehotel Tanah Abang - Cideng
268 reviews
.79 km away
Merlynn Park Hotel
364 reviews
.80 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 9,284 nearby restaurants
D'cost VIP
49 reviews
.26 km away
D'Stupid Baker
30 reviews
.29 km away
KFC & KFC Coffee - Cideng
28 reviews
.75 km away
Rose Garden International Restaurant
8 reviews
.61 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 621 nearby attractions
Jakarta Cathedral
1,161 reviews
1.56 km away
National Museum
1,569 reviews
.59 km away
National Monument (MONAS)
3,828 reviews
1.10 km away
Gambir Train Station
878 reviews
1.42 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Taman Prasasti Museum staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines