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Crafts Museum

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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History is brought to life at this excellent museum, where artisans demonstrate traditional embroidery, weaving, carving and pottery.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Bhairon Rd, New Delhi 110001, India
11 337 1353
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All reviews indian crafts cafe lota pragati maidan gift shop village houses beautiful pieces on display different parts worth a visit different states art lovers interesting place couple of hours textiles exhibits artisan craftspeople
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I personally found this attraction a tad disappointing contrary to some of the reviews on-line. I also hate the way that the on-site vendors ambush you and then go for the hard sell

Thank AndrewC6259
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice place to spend a few hours among Indian crafts and textiles. Loved the open ness of the place.

Thank schoudhury2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good collection of old crafts, people of all age groups will like the place. Indoor crafts are a must see. If you are lucky then you might see some small mela happening where you will be able to buy first hand from the craftsmen/ women.

Thank Mrinal Kanti D
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

This is a good place to spend around 2 3 hours with family and kids.. If you have a kid then it's an enjoyable place but I personally feel this place is not managed too well. You can get some of the exotic items of...More

Thank Lipsa A
Reviewed 10 October 2018

So many tribal crafts and artifacts collected over here by museum guys....mind boggling display ifof craftsmanship. Truly incredible india

Thank Relax821271
Reviewed 4 September 2018

The Crafts Museum visit was fun for us and for the kids. Saw some really interesting works of art. Kids were quite intrigued.

3  Thank PushExplore
Reviewed 13 August 2018

It's a great place to visit along with family and friends. One gets to see a lot of artisan work. We enjoyed and learnt a lot during this visit.

Thank AshishS3612
Reviewed 1 August 2018

There are about 15000 objects and to see such a variety one needs a few years . The gold leaf printed fabric of Rajasthan is something which is admirable . Governor Amolak Rattan Kohli

Thank AmolakRattanK
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Really interesting museum of traditional crafts, housed in multiple buildings and with an outdoor area as well. If only it wasn’t 110 today. The main display has a cooling system and was small but very interesting. The textiles are separate in a run-down setting and...More

1  Thank Picky2traveler
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Well it's the biggest irony that inspite of being centrally located right next to Zoo and Pragati Maidan Gate no. 1 this place has very few visitors. It seems people don't know about it. Bureaucrats, ambassadors, art lovers and their families and friends are the...More

1  Thank 87stutik
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21 March 2018|
Response from anonymous055 | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you ask the Museum directly. I wish you luck.
Mukund K
19 December 2017|
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Response from flotrowski | Reviewed this property |
I took photos outside. I don't remember about inside.