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Taman Prasasti Museum

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Taman Prasasti Museum located in center of Jakarta. This museum was formally a cemetery, build by... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2012
Djohan66
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Jakarta, Indonesia
Old cemetery with cool tombs

This old cemetery has a ton of cool artistic tombs. Most of them are from Dutch/British colonial... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2012
Daniel G
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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Reviewed 13 January 2013

Taman Prasasti Museum has great collections of old gravestones from the Dutch colonial period. but the administrators don't treat them right. the gravestones just laid on the ground. sometimes, children around there played in the museum and step on it. there are also many trashes....More

Date of experience: July 2012
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Reviewed 15 November 2012

Taman Prasasti Museum located in center of Jakarta. This museum was formally a cemetery, build by Dutch Colonial in 1795. The cemetery area is the oldest of its kind in Jakarta and may have been the oldest modern cemetery in the world by comparison with...More

Date of experience: May 2012
2  Thank Djohan66
Reviewed 19 July 2012

This old cemetery has a ton of cool artistic tombs. Most of them are from Dutch/British colonial era. It has become a hotspot for photographers to do some photosession or even solo photohunt.

Date of experience: June 2012
1  Thank Daniel G
Reviewed 3 December 2011

A friend told me about an American consul who was buried here, and I had to find out more. Sure enough, Pliny M. Nickerson rests eternally in Taman Prasasti, as do other expat dignitaries who died in Jakarta (earlier known as Batavia) over one hundred...More

Date of experience: February 2011
1  Thank diploconcierge
Reviewed 19 December 2008

Well, this place is not a graveyard anymore. It used to be, but now all the bodies had been removed and only the tomb left. As it was used back from the Dutch era, you can find artistic and ornate tomb in the park. Some...More

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