Yogyakarta Fortress Museum, Yogyakarta

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Learn about the Indonesian independence movement by observing some 50 dioramas at Yogyakarta Fortress Museum, a converted Dutch-era fort. The colonial architecture makes an interesting diversion in itself, though the museum's content--which also includes slide shows, videos, and artifacts relating to the independence struggle--appeals more to Indonesian patriotism than historical scrutiny. Start your trip to Bantul by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.
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  • the Museum is open to the public every Tuesday to Sunday, the place was quite strategically because we could here using trans jogja bus
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  • The location is in the middle of the city, the buildings are well maintained, beautiful, many areas of the museum that is attractive to look at but it is recommended to use the guide so that its history can be told with more interesting.
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  • There is a short video showing the history of independence, and then dozens of dioramas on different aspects of the independence movement. I actually enjoyed seeing the different dioramas and learning...  more »

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