Estimated to have been built in 1628, this used to be the original trade office of the VOC (Vereenigde Oost Indische Compagnie), the Dutch East India company. It used to be a large shipyard to repair ships that have sailed the open oceans for months or even years. Smaller ships are also built here.

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Museums & Landmarks
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North Jakarta
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Jl. Kakap No. 1-3, Penjaringan, North Jakarta
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