40,000 wood fossil

forestry museum

Manggala Wanabakti Forestry Museum is the only forestry museum in Jakarta City. Acknowledged on August 24th, 1983 by the second President of Indonesia Republic, Mr. Soeharto, this 1.466m2 building has two floors. The collection of the museum is numbered at about 883 artefacts. Its mission is nonetheless to be the center of information and documentation of Indonesia's forests and forestry. Tour guide is available in English & Indonesian.

Opening Hours

Monday - Friday:
09:00 - 15:00

Closed on Saturday, Sunday & Public Holiday


  • Category : Art/Places of Interest
  • Uniqueness : Within the museum, find a teak tree with age of 336 years old inside the museum, train used to pick up logs from the forest from year of 1926, fossil woods with ages of 40.000 years old and opset of Indonesian various endemic animals.
  • Additional : Library, Park namely "Forest for People Garden", Canteen, Mosque, and Souvenir Shop.
  • Wifi : Not Available


Manggala Wanabakti Forestry Museum, Ministry of Forestry
Jl. Gatot Subroto, Senayan, South Jakarta, Indonesia.

+6221 570 3246 Ext. 5166

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