Sonobudoyo Museum Place of Cultural Heritage

Sonobudoyo Museum Place of Cultural Heritage

Sonobudoyo Museum Place of Cultural Heritage

Sonobudoyo Museum Place of Cultural Heritage

      We know that Yogyakarta is well-known as historical and cultural city because it has many museums to visit. Visiting museums is one way to know the history of some nations that sometimes is forgotten. One of them is Sonobudoyo Museum. This museum is the second most complete museum of arts and cultures in Indonesia, after Jakarta National Museum.

      Sonobudoyo museum is a state museum under Culture Department which functions to administer, maintain, and preserve museum’s collections which have science cultural value, including the collection development and cultural educative guidance. Different with other museum which has specific type of collections, Sonobudoyo Museum has 10 types of collections which can be categorized as; Geology, Archaeology, Biology, Ethnography, History, Numismatics, Philology, Keramologika, Fine arts, and Technology. (Also read : Awesome View on Karimunjawa Island)

      There are some facilities provided in this museum. First is pavilion, used to receive guests in great numbers. There are two set of gamelan exhibited in this room, namely Gamelan Kyai Mega Mendung and Gamelan Kyai and Nyai Ririrs Manis. Second facility is an auditorium, used to hold some events, such as seminar, discussion, workshop, etc. The third facility is conservation laboratory. The last facility is library that is accessible for public. read more