This old art deco building on Jalan Jetayu 1, Pekalongan, stores 1,149 batik collections from all over the archipelago. The goal is to provide knowledge and experience of being in close contact with batik; ensuring that batik–as a masterpiece that becomes the identity of the Indonesian nation–remains sustainable. The building selected to be Museum Batik…
Old houses with chipped and peeled-off paints are facing one another. Centuries-old gates and windows stand erect, challenging time. Let’s get nostalgic, so they whisper. Entering the Blimbing Road area, which meanders around Pekalongan River, the atmosphere is quiet and still. It is like being pulled back to the past when the street was still…