Ulen Sentalu is culture museum which lies in north part of Yogyakarta. The word means "Ulating Blencong Sejatine Tataning Lumaku" which means a lamp of the true human life, built on the land area with cool air and beautiful amongst the thick foliage in Kaliurang, called Kaswargan Park (Garden of Eden). The construction using stone from the mountain and it took many years before finally completed and inaugurated in 1997. If understand the history Mataram kingdom of Yogyakarta and Solo, will likely find its own preoccupations while listening to story. The goods on display in the museum contributed by daughter of Sultan Yogyakarta, Surakarta, Pakualaman and Mangkunegaran. Some painting work of Yogyakarta Art university painter, who painted from original photograph and there is also direct contribution from palace.
Ullen Sentalu has 7 rooms, including the main entrance, Selo Giri cave and 5 rooms in Kambang village. When passing the entrance, shady paths and Selo Giri Cave meaning mountain stone cave. In dungeon room can see some photos of Yogyakarta and several photos of former palace dancers in action. But do not mistake, despite the female characters on the dancers, but none of the dancers are women, because women were not allowed to dance in public. So, to replace the role of the youth that they are slim and lithe like a princess palace. The royal princess characters, that stands out, for example Bray Partini Djayadiningrat, who authored the book "Ande-Ande Lumut" and first published by the Central Library with Antipurbani pseudonym.
Some photos of Sultan family shots during Sultan Hamengkubuwono VII named Kasian Cephas. Some of photographs depicts woman with pose, that considered daring at the time. Photo titled Denok depicting ordinary women posing on couch with cloth covering the chest to knees. It was considered bold pose for the ancient fabric elevates women are strictly prohibited beyond 3 cm from the ankle.