Museum Kebangkitan Nasional, Jakarta

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Museum Kebangkitan Nasional or "Museum of National Awakening" is a history museum in Jakarta, Indonesia. The museum is dedicated for the history of Indonesian National Awakening.HistoryThe buildingThe building of the museum was constructed from 1899 to 1901. In March 1902, the building was officially opened under the name of STOVIA, the colonial medicine school for the Javanese and other native people. Students were obliged to live in the dorm until the completion of the 10 years study.In 1920, because of the increasing number of students, studies were conducted in a new building (now the Medicine facility of the University of Indonesia). The building was then used as a MULO school (equivalent to junior high school), AMS (equivalent to senior high school) and school for pharmacist assistants.During the Japanese occupation, the building was used by the Japanese to contain the Dutch war prisoners. After the independence of Indonesia, the building was used as temporary residences for the KNIL and their families.The museumDue to the building relation with the birth of Budi Utomo on May 20, 1908, whose day are officially Day of National Awakening since 1948, the building was restored by the government of Jakarta on April 1973. The building was officially made a heritage building by then President Suharto on May 20, 1974 under the name of Gedung Kebangkitan Nasional ("The Building of National Awakening"). The previous occupants were moved to Cengkareng area.
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  • June 29, 2017
    Sebagai bangsa yang besar, bangsa Indonesia harus menghargai jasa pahlawan yang telah berjuang untuk memajukan negara ini. Museum Kebangkitan Bangsa ini dibuat guna membina rasa nasionalis anak bangsa...  more »
  • January 25, 2017
    Senang bisa mengunjungi museum ini, Awalnya ke museum ini hanya mau mengantar anak untuk ikut belajar nari, karena setiap hari sabtu, diadakan belajar nari gratis.. Masuk ke museum ini tidak dipungut ...  more »
  • November 30, 2016
    dengan harga yang ramah kantong yaitu 2000 rupiah , anda sudah bisa mendapatkan ilmu sejarah di negeri ini  more »
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  • August 13, 2017
    This museum representation how Dokter Jawa can get the knowledge before we're get our independence.... in this museum u can see many old doctor tools... i recommmend you to see this museum especially if you come from another country... the location is not far from stasiun senen you can drive by bajaj or online transportation to get here... enjoy jakarta
  • August 23, 2017
    Good place to go with your children to give information how this nation builded.
  • July 26, 2017
    Heritage building still retain its glory
  • September 5, 2017
    Good Place for hunting photo
  • June 20, 2017
    This is an amazing museum with a lot of trees & garden

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