Home Semarang Jamu (Herbal Medicine Museums)
Jamu has always been used in this country since ancient period, it is very popular here, it is sold almost every where by different means, from Jamu Gendong (carried on the back of a woman) to the special shops in modern malls. Just like modern western medicine, jamu has a large range of products to cure different diseases. More than that it has also specific products to keep a healthy life.
Two Museums dedicated to jamu are :
Nyonya Meneer, on Jl. Raya Kali Gawe.
Jago, on Jl. Setia Budi No. 273.
Indonesian Record museum, in the some building with Jago Museum. It shows some pictures of special records in Central Java e.g: the tollest man/woman, the shortest, the fastest etc.