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About @america

About @america

@america is the U.S. Embassy's American Center located in Jakarta, Indonesia. Our mission is to provide a space for young Indonesians to learn more about the United States and to share ideas about issues that are important to both Americans and Indonesians.

All of our events are free and open to the public and include diverse topics such as education, the environment, music and arts, science and technology, and entrepreneurship.

At @america, discover state-of-the-art technology and learn more about the United States. Through discussions, webchats, performances, debates, workshops, and exhibitions, you can experience the best of America—its ideals, creativity, and diversity. Want to study in the United States?
Chat with an EducationUSA advisor for free, no appointment necessary, to learn more about how to pursue your degree in America.

Hours of Operation:

7 days a week, 365 days a year, including holidays.
Sunday to Friday 1:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Admission is free.

Features & Amenities

100% of the funding for @america is provided by the people of the United States of America.

Features Features

Making the Most of Your Visit

From interactive media such as iPads and Google Wall to thematic programs and performances, games, and quarterly exhibitions, @america offers you a variety of ways to explore the United States, experience its ideals, technologies, and culture; and express yourself on issues that matter to you.
Have a question? Approach one of our friendly and knowledgeable e-guides on duty for assistance.

Amenities Amenities

Everything You Need

To make your visit as enjoyable as possible, stop by our Membership Counter when you arrive in the Exhibition Area. One of our e-guides will be happy to show you around the facility, tell you about our upcoming programs, or help you check out an iPad.
You can also tell us about your experience by completing our visitor survey. Ready to express yourself on the @america stage? Submit a program proposal through our  "Collaborate With Us" webpages at the Membership Counter.
Eager to know more about American colleges and universities? Visit our Education Corner to get one-on-one advising with an EducationUSA advisor.

Membership Membership

Your Passport to @america

Want to know more about what @america has to offer? Sign up to become a member at our Membership Counter in the Exhibition Area where an e-guide will assist you with your free registration.
As a member, you will receive once-weekly updates on our upcoming programs and invitations to special events. 

Admission Policies

Admission policies:

  • @america is 100% free of charge to its visitors. 
  • Upon entering @america, there is a security check. All personal items must be checked and be put into a locker upon arrival. Only electronic handheld devices are allowed into @america.
  • Visitors are not allowed to bring in any outside food or drink.
  • Children under the age of thirteen must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
  • If you are visiting @america with a stroller, please check with the security staff upon arrival.
  • Visitors with wheelchairs are welcome. Please check with the security staff upon arrival.
7 days a week, 365 days a year, including holidays.

360 Tour

Curious about what our center looks like on the inside? Click below for the digital 360 tour!

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Frequently Asked Question

What is @america?


The @america facility is a pioneering initiative in public diplomacy, brought to you by the American people. We are a one-of-a-kind cultural center with a fully equipped performance stage and tiered seating gallery, exhibition area with quarterly projected image exhibitions, state-of-the-art technologies, and educational resources; and a classroom area for intimate workshops and meetings.
We are located on the 3rd Floor of Pacific Place Mall in the Sudirman Central Business District in Jakarta, Indonesia.

When is @america open?


The facility is open every day of the year, Sundays - Fridays, 1pm - 9pm and Saturdays, 10am - 9pm.

Do I have to pay admission to @america?


The @america facility and all of its programs are free and open to the public.

How do I become a member?


You can register on-site or visit the Membership Login section in the right sidebar. Simply click "Register" and complete the membership form, or use Facebook Connect to import your contact details. After registering, don't forget to subscribe to our newsletter.

What events or programs are offered at @america?


@america hosts programs on diverse topics such as education, the environment, music and arts, science and technology, and entrepreneurship. Each year we host hundreds of programs, all in partnership with individuals and organizations in Indonesia and the United States.
Want to collaborate with us? @america welcomes programming ideas and opportunities to collaborate on events that help us to fulfill our mission. Submit your proposal electronically through this page.

Where can I park?


Pacific Place offers secured parking spaces in the lower levels of the mall. The mall’s parking entrances are located on both the Bursa Efek Jakarta and Artha Graha building sides.

How do groups visit @america?


We welcome families and community groups to drop by our center any time during operating hours. If you are planning to have a group of more than 10 people, please consider creating an event with us in our Classroom area. Visit the Collaborate with Us page to learn more. We also welcome schools to visit our facility and offer a special tour for middle and high school students. Submit a school visit request here.

Is photography allowed at @america?


We welcome you to document your @america experience. Don’t forget to mention us when you share your pics with your friends on social media! Please let security know when you arrive if you would like to bring an SLR or other large camera inside. Flash photography during performance area programs is not permitted. You cannot take pictures in the Security Area.

Is @america accessible to people with disabilities?


The @america facility welcomes all differently abled visitors, including those who need wheelchair or other special facilities access. When you arrive, security will be happy to assist you.

What should visitors keep in mind while visiting @america?

Prepare to be transported to the United States when you arrive at @america! But first, you need to pass through security. Security will scan all of your belongings, and you’ll pass through a metal detector before entering the exhibition area. You will also be directed to check all of your personal belongings into one of our lockers. But don’t forget to keep your mobile phone with you for selfies, Instagram posts and live Tweets!

What do I do if I lose something at @america?


 Contact one of our security officers or e-guides on duty for immediate assistance.

Do I have to pay if I want to do an event at @america?


There are no charges associated with hosting an event at @america. The one requirement we ask is the event's subject matter connects with the United States. Submit your proposal electronically through this page.