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Section in Jakarta
Do & See
Jakarta blends harmoniously newly-restored areas with its ancient parts, creating a metropolis provided with both entertaining and culturally interesting options. The city is equipped with several museums such as the Art Museum or the History Museum, in which the traveler can be given an understanding of the country´s Dutch colonial era or traditional artifacts. Having developed into a modern metropolis in recent years, Jakarta is filled with a comprehensive offering of dining options, food hawkers and lively gathering hubs, as well as endless shopping destinations.
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Museum MACAN (Modern and Contemporary Art in Nusantara)

Museum MACAN (Modern and Contemporary Art in Nusantara)

The first museum of its kind in Indonesia, MACAN is the creation of businessman and philanthropist Haryanto Adikoesoemo, whose personal collection of nearly 800 pieces is displayed here (exhibits include works by Andy Warhol and artists of similar calibre, as well as contemporary creators from Indonesia and beyond). The NGO's key objectives are showcasing local talent and making art accessible to the community, by providing teachers with educational facilities.
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