Ulen Sentalu Museum existence inseparable Kaswargan Park located an area with historic sites Territories functions, such as for example: Hastorenggo Guest Houses, built by Sultan Hamengkubuwono VII (1877-1921) and Wisma Kaliurang place maintained Three National Consultative Commission on The Independence Revolution Indonesia (1945-1949). This is one of the Javanese culture art museum located in the province of Yogyakarta Special Region. Early start to the founding of the museum Ulen Sentalu depart from the love of a family and raised in the range of batik textiles. Seeing the reality that in the 1970's many ancient batik hunted by foreign collectors, raises deep concern the family, then starting a foundation with the aim of saving Ullen Sentalu ancient batik.
Disability is getting positive response from four relatives Kraton Mataram, but they are ready to protect the foundation, including: Sri Paduka Paku Alam VIII (Pengageng Pura Paku Alaman 1937 to 1998), Sunan Paku Buwono XII (King of Surakarta Kasunanan Hadiningrat 1945 to 2004), Wrestling Ratu Alit KGPH Kanjeng Poeger (Uncle Sri Sultan Hamengkubuwono X King Ngayogyakarta Hadiningrat 1989) and Nurul Kusumawardhani Wrestling (Princess Queen Sri Mangkunegara VII). Through this kingdom relative repository Sentalu Ullen things get personal grant in the form of batik cloths, accessories, photographs, manuscripts and a story about life in the palace.
Museum building beautiful architecture dominated, commonly known by the term In The Field that is the whole concept of building design as harmonization with the surrounding environment. The creator of Ullen Sentalu concept repository architecture is DR.KP. Widyadiningrat prophet. Sentalu Ullen repository has two main buildings, namely Guwa Selo Giri (catacomb) and floating village (complex of buildings on water Dravidians). Consists of the floating village building Sekar Bale Kedaton. The income Bride jack fruit style, space Batik Yogyakarta and Surakarta special Style, Space and Space Coast Batik Princess something longed for. This museum collections stored in Selo Giri Cave and also in the village of pumice, whether it be painting, batik cloth or paper form.