Malang Balai Kota (Malang City Hall) on street Tugu is an old Dutch building, the charming.
"Aloon-aloon bunder" is staying in front of the building, used as JP. Zoen Coen Park.
Tugu statue decorated with the water pool filled with lotus flowers and beautiful Fountain, the road around surrounded a giant Trembesi trees that is so shady.
This City Hall is commonly visited by many people in the morning and in holiday.
They usually do sport activities or just walk around.
The town hall building is* the center of colonial rule in the 20th century, and until *now the administrative center of the city of Malang area . In 1882 the city government center located in Malang town square.
The square is the core or center which started the development of the city.
In 1922 the seat of government moved to the area of Malang city square or town hall Bunder Malang colonial government also called plein JPccoen.
The existence of the square and the town hall Bunder Malang is located right in the southern part feels weird because like the existence of Malang restore the traditional concept of JAVA.
Traditional Javanese city usually built menhadap back to the sea north toward the south so that the square is located in the north of the palace .
The concept of the development of the square and city hall seems inextricably linked with the drafter in mind , namely : Thomas Karsten.
Karsten is an architect with a background of socialist ideology.
He really explore the potential and source - building sumberbentuk tradisional.ia merangcang Malang with reference to " Java City " and the city hall building especially surrounding.
Realize it or not city hall building and the plaza Bunder is an attempt to restore the original idea of the town of Java