TEMPO.CO, Jakarta - Several recreational sites and entertainment places in Jakarta and its vicinity offer special promotions for voters to enliven the 2019 general elections. Visitors are required to show their inked pinky fingers as proof of their participation in the voting.
Four recreational sites offering promotion during the election day on April 17 are:
1. Indonesia Safari Park, Bogor
This animal theme park in Bogor, West Java, provides special price for Indonesians who have cast ballots. By simply showing their inked fingers, visitors can pay the entrance ticket for Rp170,000 from a normal price at Rp230,000 to enter the park.
Besides, visitors must follow the park Instagram account @Taman_Safari and display the promotion post at the cashier. This special price is valid for adult visitors.
2. Ragunan Zoo, South Jakarta
To enliven the democracy party, Ragunan Zoo will provide free entrance ticket for voters. However, management applies a normal parking fee. The zoo is opened from 13:00 until 16:00.
3. Dufan, Ancol Dreamland Park
During the election day, the entertainment and amusement park Dufan set a special entrance ticket at Rp170,000 from normally Rp295,000. One visitor can purchase a maximum of five tickets. The park will be opened at 13:00 to 21:00.
4. Art Museum, Jakarta
Similar to Ragunan Zoo, Jakarta Tourism and Culture Agency announced museums under the management of the city administration will be opened for free during the voting day.
They are Monas (National Monument), Jakarta traditional platform in Taman Mini Indonesia Indah, Batavia Cultural Village Setu Babakan, Planetarium, Jakarta History Museum, Joang 45 Museum, MH Thamrin Museum, Prasasti Museum, Art Museum, Wayang Museum, Textile Museum, Maritime Museum, Onrust Archaeology Park, and Pitung's House in Marunda.
Inked fingers will be the entrance ticket to the museum that will start to open at 13:00 Western Indonesia Time or after the voting hour of the 2019 general elections.