Explore stunning collections of keris (kris), the traditional Javanese dagger whose centuries-old mystical lore continues to fascinate, and witness the ancient craft of keris-making live.
- Gather in the lobby and depart for Padepokan Brojobuwono, a keris artisan workshop and museum located in the village of Wonosari, not far from Solo.
- At Padepokan Brojobuwono, watch how the keris is forged using ancestral techniques. The entire keris-making process typically takes from six months to a year depending on which materials are used and the complexity of the design.
- Explore the museum’s keris collections. Precious metals such as gold and silver, and gemstones such as diamonds and citrines are used to adorn the most exquisite pieces.
Terms and Conditions
Keris artisan workshop by appointment only
FROM IDR 420,000 /person