Duniacare - National Monument Jakarta.The National Monument Jakarta is the monument off from war indonesia on 19945.Located in the main Sudirman thamrin avenues in Jakarta lead to the Merdeka Square,where in this center stands the National Monument.In Indonesia this monument always call Monas Monument.which houses the first red and white flag flown at the Proclamation of Independence day on 17 August 1945 Indonesia.This flag has now become threadbare,and so nowdays on Independence day ceremonies,the original flag is taken out but only to accompany the replica flag to be flows in front of the Merdeka Place.The 137 meter tall National Monument is obelisk shaped,and is topped with a 14.5 meter bronze flame coated qith 32 kilograms goldleaf.Within the pedestal is a museum depicting in diorama of Indonesia fight for Independence as well as the original text of te Proclamation of Independence day By Ir.Seokerno the first Indonesia president.
Merdeka Square is the center of most important government buildings. During Dutch colonial days here was the center of government, known as Koningsplein or the King’s Square. The north side is dominated by the Merdeka Palace once the home of the Dutch Governor Generals, which now also houses the office of the President and the Cabinet. To the South is the office of Indonesia’s Vice President, Jakarta’s Governor and provincial parliament building, as also the American Embassy , while to the West is the National Museum, the Constitutional Court, the Ministry for Culture and Tourism and the Indosat building, Indonesia’s first international telecommunications company.
You can visit this Monument area every time you have done.But for a good one tips visiting to this location when was in Jakarta by Saturday and Sunday.Because in this day so much a part party celebration and souvenir unique one traditional by Jakarta creativity.Enjoy The Jakarta Indonesia with visiting National Monument the Independence day symbol and a stronger for all Indonesian.
That's all about National Monument.The Monument as Monas Monument is call in Indonesia.Just visit and take a picture to bring you back here in Indonesia.