Stop by to greet Soekarno, while you’re there don’t forget to take a couple of photos with Indonesia’s founding father.
Did you know?
- He was born on June 6 1901, in Surabaya of a Javanese father and Balinese mother.
- He was fondly remembered for his persistence in promoting world peace, and fair and equal international cooperation – notably as an inspiration for the struggle against apartheid in South Africa.
- He was the first president of Indonesia, a nationalist leader, and a demagogue. He was the founder of the Republic of Indonesia and a dominant figure throughout its history until his death.