HomeBlogs Museum TNI-AL Loka Jala Crana At early begin, Loka Jala Crana Museum was build on September 19 1969
by the name of Navy Museum, which is legalized by Mrs. R Mulyadi.
According to its name, the navy museum was dedicated to the navy cadets
as a history lesson to study for. As the time goes by, the museum
change become TNI-AL Museum or Navy Museum on July 10, 1973. Finally,
on the last changes this museum is already change to be Navy Loka Jala
Crana Museum on October 6, 1979.
Loka Jala Crana Museum is
located in Morokrembangan, at Krembangan Sub-district, Surabaya and
under the Naval Academy and Command, Education & Navy Development
for soldier, sergeant and officer. The resident is famous by "Bumi
Moro" Surabaya This museum is remind the history about Navy, which is
about Physical Revolution and this museum also has collections that
connected with the revolution, including of cannon warships, aircraft,
helicopters, Amphibious Tank PT 76, field artillery and air defense,
firearms; from pistols to ancient automatic long-barrel which probably
can not be found in other places. Beside, there is also a KRI miniature
ship war which is compact with mirror frames. The miniature made by the
original fleet that used to strengthen the Republic of Indonesia.
Jala Crana museum collections' mainstay is cannon which is derived from
warship "De Zeven Provincien" type Destroyers. This cannon was remain
the struggle of Indonesian sailors Which defeated the Dutch East Indies
warships on February 4, 1933.
At this museum, The most exciting
rides and liked by the visitors is the Planetarium, which is
simulations that show the stars or anything on outer space. Visitors
are being invited to wander the universe and to understand the concept
of universe system. The dome-shaped roof and a semi-circle around walls
are decorated with all the zodiac like Virgo, Sagittarius and Gemini.
that, there is also a famous of Indonesian Dewaruci ship replica, the
original is still on the track until this present time. The ship is
being functioned to train the cadet to go sailing for months. Navy
museum is such an action movie remaining the struggle of Indonesian
Navy. By this museum existence, hope that people nowadays will
acknowledge the meaning of ancient heroes' fight, especially for