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National Gallery of Modern Art

Jaipur House, India Gate | Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India, New Delhi 110003, India
+91 11 2338 4640
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This quiet museum houses an excellent collection of modern Indian art but is rarely crowded.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Jaipur House, India Gate | Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India, New Delhi 110003, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What began as a Summer Holiday activity turned out to be a family's day out filled with fun and masti. Located on the India Gate Circle, Best way to reach besides your car is by Metro. Mandi House or Central Secretariat. A Uber/Ola should cost...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A well organized gallery operated by a Government Ministry. A nominal entrance fees, interesting for those who follow modern art.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went to see the paintings by Amrita Sher-Gil. They had a dozen or so of her works hung together, but the lighting was poor. One had glass and no matter where I stood, I couldn’t get away from the reflections. A few others had...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

A place very modern, well curated and representative of the history of art leading up to the contemporary. Not very crowded but that has to do with the position of art in Indian mind space. That day when we were visiting the entry gate were...More

1  Thank Kat_Dev_Indra
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

Simple and Classic are the only 2 words which I'll use to describe this place. If you have a keen interest in art, do visit this place.

Thank PatilChinar
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

This is well organised and has a lot of modern art work in an easily seeable and enjoyable manner. Take about two hours.

Thank 632tvr
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

amazing sculptures and piece of mordern arts can be found here. reasonable entry fee as well, so a must go place

1  Thank noopur s
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

Very well kept museum and very good collection of art. Must visit place if you are in delhi. It is right on India gate C circle. walking distance from India gate.

Thank verenmitter
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

We easily spent two hours here, the grounds are lovely and the two main collections we came to see Dhanraj Bhagat and Amrita She Gil did not disappoint. There were many more artists' work that were unique and thought provoking, and our afternoon was spent...More

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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Located in the heart of the city (Outer Circle, Hexagonal C of India Gate), this is the place for the art lovers and artists. The complex has a number of buildings housing exhibition halls, administrative offices, cafeteria and the lawns outside having marvellous sculpture. This...More

1  Thank Animesh_Jayeswal
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