This museum is a very first and biggest museum in South Asia, established on 1778. Gajah Museum is collecting so many ancient items all around the archipelago. You can find ancient statues, inscription, and many other ancient items also arts. These collections are categorized into bronze ethnography, prehistoric, ceramics, textile, numismatic, historical relic and valuables.

The record on website of National Museum of Indonesia on 2001 showed that the collection has reach 109.342 items. The number of collection makes this museum known as the most complete museum in Indonesia. On 2006, the collection on this museum had reached 140.00 items, even only a third of that number which can be shown to the public.

Opening hours :

Tuesday-Friday 8am-4pm

Saturday-Sunday 8am-5pm