Jakarta is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Jakarta one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Jakarta is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Jakarta or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Jakarta. Explore the historical monuments of Jakarta with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Jakarta guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Jakarta page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Jakarta landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Jakarta.
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Medan Merdeka, Jakarta Pusat, Indonesia
08:00 am - 03:00 pm
Indonesia National Monument or what Indonesian and Jakarta people usually call as Monas is a monument built to remember the struggle of Indonesian heroes fighting the colonial domination. Monas was built based on the idea of the first president of Indonesia, Ir. Soekarno, with the help of Sudarsono and F. Silaban as the architect, and Ir....
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Old Town of Jakarta covers a tiny area in the capital city of Indonesia, Jakarta. The special heritage only including a 1,3 square kilometer area crossing North Jakarta and West Jakarta (Pinangsia, Taman Sari, and Roa Malaka). Besides often called Old Batavia, in the 16th century, it called Asia Jewel and Queen of the East by Europe sailor. Old Jak...
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Jl. Katedral No.7B Pasar Baru Sawah Besar Jakarta Pusat DKI Jakarta, Indonesia
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Jakarta Cathedral is a Roman Catholic Cathedral in Jakarta, Indonesia, which is also the seat of the Roman Catholic Archbishop of Jakart. Its official name is Gereja Santa Maria Pelindung Diangkat Ke Surga which implies to The Church of Our Lady of Assumption).
The plan of the cathedral took the form of a cross with a length of 60 meters and 10 met...