Museum IPTEK Jakarta (Jakarta Science Museum)
This museum was established in year 1995 and officially opened by the president of Indonesia, and located in the area of TMII (Taman Mini Indonesia Indah). The purpose of the establishment of the museum is to be a learning tool outside the school to grow and develop science and technology culture in the community for all the generations through various programs and interactive displays that can be touched and played.
With the demonstration of science and technology, visitors can develop motivation in understanding the principles of science and technology. Many objects show science and technology that can be played alone by the visitors at the center of this show. With those technology, it will direct visitors to the perpetrator or the implementing science and technology.
As a science center, the core competencies of Jakarta Science Museum presents a variety of interactive learning tools that can be played to stimulate the curiosity of visitors that happen to be the phenomenon of science and technology. Gallery contains about 300 props are grouped into 14 vehicle: space, environment, energy, fluids, waves, electricity and magnetism, mechanics, optics, ground transportation, air transportation, little research arena, math, health and disease, galleries Plato.
This museum also hosts various competitions and become a facilitator for the younger generation, as well as an arena stage creativity. This needs to be underlined considering the character of the younger generation who have always wanted to know and need to be challenged creativity and ability, in order to further develop themselves optimally. Because Jakarta Science Museum is an arena of creativity, the unique nuances of organized competition, special, other than general competition. Element of art is an integral part of science and technology, to balance the left and right brain. In addition, it is as well as facilitators for youth forums and international competition, at 5th World Creativity Festival in Daejeon - Korea.