Fort Vredeburg Museum

Fort Vredeburg Museum was a former colonial fortress located in the city of Yogyakarta. The military complex has been converted into a museum of the Indonesian independence struggle which was opened in 1992.

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Taman Pintar is a science-themed park and museum for kids and a place for expression, appreciation, creation in a pleasant situation. is situated 180 metres southeast of Fort Vredeburg Museum.

The is a palace complex in the city of , Yogyakarta Special Region, . is situated 1 km south of Fort Vredeburg Museum. Photo: Gunkarta, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, approximate English translation of Javanese Mesjid Gedhe Kauman is a Great Mosque of the Yogyakarta Sultanate in , Indonesia. is situated 590 metres southwest of Fort Vredeburg Museum. Photo: Dekoelie, CC BY 3.0.

Water Castle, also known as , is the site of a former royal garden of the Sultanate of Yogyakarta. is situated 1¼ km southwest of Fort Vredeburg Museum. Photo: RunningToddler, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

Yogyakarta— despite the official spelling, the name is usually pronounced and not uncommonly written Jogjakarta or just Jogja — is a major tourist destination in . Photo: Pixelated Pixels, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Fort Vredeburg Museum

-7.8003° or 7° 48' 1" south
110.3664° or 110° 21' 58.9" east
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Also Known As

  • Armenian: Բենտենգ Ֆրեդեբուրգ
  • Dutch: Fort Vredeburg
  • Dutch: Vredeburg (Indonesie)
  • Dutch: Vredeburg
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: حصن فريدبورج
  • English: Fort Vredeburg
  • English: Museum Benteng Vredeburg Yogyakarta
  • German: Fort Vredeburg
  • Indonesian: Benteng Vredeburg
  • Indonesian: Museum Benteng Vredeburg
  • Indonesian: Vredeburg
  • Javanese: Bèntèng Vredeburg
  • Javanese: Musiyum Bèntèng Vredeburg
  • Russian: Бентенг-Фредебург
  • Russian: Форт Вредебург
  • Tamil: விரேடெபர்க் கோட்டை
  • Tamil: விரேடெபர்க் கோட்டை அருங்காட்சியகம், யோக்யகர்த்தா
  • Tamil: விரேடெபர்க் கோட்டை அருங்காட்சியகம்

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