This building is already exist in Batusangkar as a theater and performance building for government and people in Tanah Datar. The building was later rebuilt because the previous building is not feasible. The brand new National Building is equipped with meeting rooms, small meeting rooms, VIP lounge, gallery, basement and other supporting facilities. The concept of the building is wearing traditional elements, such as gonjong, carving and one of compositions of the Minangkabau longhouse.
This National building is a multifunctional conference hall which can be used for governmental activities and other activities. It located in downtown Batusanggkar, it precisely at the intersection of Jalan Sukarno Hatta, with a site area that reached 3.8 Ha.