Madiun is a town that is famous for its foods called pecel & brem. Moreover, Madiun is one of the important towns that is recorded in the history of communism in indonesia, there is a Kresek Monument in Madiun . Kresek monument is a historical monument to commemorate the cruelty incident by the PKI in Madiun. Monument is located in the village of Kresek, Wungu District, Madiun, it’s about 8 miles at the eastern part of the town
In the place where the monument is built, it used to be a place for the Indonesian Communist party to slaughter people villainously. As the incident was occured in the village of kresek, then the monument was named kresek monumen.
Kresek monument was built in the 90s n inaugurated on june 10 1991 by the governor of east java who served at that time, named H. Soelarso
Now this monuments building is still in good condition and getting crowd and crowd, as many traders build kiosks around the monument