Welcome to Kertha Gosa which is located in Klungkung Semarapura Bali, this place become aal famous tourism destination in Bali. Kertha Gosa located in the heart of Semaraoura town about 1 hours drive from denpasar, the name is taken away from a Sanskrit namely, Kertha means Peachful and Gosa from the Gosita word whic is means announcement. Thereby, the word of Kertha Gosa meaning is a building of a kind Jurisdiction in form of Bale for the king who’s announces the Legislation, Jurisdiction, Penalization and etc. The building of Kertha Gosa is very uniqeu and full of high art value, that’s way this place is a unique place to visit in Bali.
This place also have Taman Gili, a building floating or sees like floating because of intentionally founded in the middle of a pish pond. The decorative painting at the roof of Kertha Gosa building is painted with the story motif. The painting is started from Panil at east side with plot rotate according to Pradaksina direction and finish at north side Panel. Kertha Gosa is founded in 18 century with unique building like the plafond come from asbestos which is dotted with the famous style of Kamasan painting in the years 1930. During the Dutch colonization ( 1908-1942), Kertha Gosa remains to be wearied as a justice place for lawbreaker, especially criminal. Along with the colonial governance, the punish system in indonesia has changed from system death duties Majapahit (traditional) become the continental punish system which is brought by Dutch. The evacuation system is non aim to as retaliation, but improve the perpetrator so that acceptable to its society. The painting decorating on the conference hall’s plafond is aim to awake all trespasser in order not to repeat the badness. Other building is called Bale Kambang and this building looked to be impressing float on the fishpond water. There is museum which is called Semarajaya, located on the right external of Kori Agung yard. This museum is set in a building which is ex- Dutch High School and its physical form is solidarity from Dutch style era architecture with yhe Balinese tradtional architecture. In this museum we can see the ancient object, history object inclusive photos of documentation from Klungkung King Family and clan.