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National Museum

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We spent about 2 hours in this museum. This museum was not what I expected. I had thought that it would be a history museum. Instead it is really an art museum. The art also doesn't appear to be in any order so I couldn't...More

Thank 2torontotraveller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's not a very big museum but has wonderful collection of artefacts. We loved some of the objects a lot. Indus gallery is great. We never saw such a vast collection of miniatures ever anywhere else. It's on a main road so very easily accessible....More

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Reviewed 14 October 2018

It has just been 38 years between my visits to this building but lot of add-ons since then in terms of weight, height, grey hair :) But this is a place where time has literally stood still. In just a building is showcased the work...More

Thank RajeshS2902
Reviewed 12 October 2018

As the name says this is our National museum. Its very big and has a wide variety of art collection from around the world. you need at least 4-5 hours to see it properly. There are great sections of History, pre historic, geography and art...More

Thank Gaurav V
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

National museum is one of the best museum in delhi with a huge college of artefacts, Jewellery etc. You could hire a guide and also could buy headphones which will help you guide through the museum. It’s very clean and beautiful. It also have a...More

Thank Meander822768
Reviewed 10 October 2018

This is my favorite recommendation for people of all ages. The original dancing girl from Harappa is displayed here.the rich history of Indian subcontinent is portrayed very beautifully , right since Mohen-jo-daro complete with a mummy.One can travel in history right from from Mauryas,Shungas,Kushans .Buddhisim,Mughals...More

Thank Bipin_Noida
Reviewed 10 September 2018

To start the good bit is that there is some stunning stuff in here from the famous dancing girl bronze from Mohenjo-Daro (which I have wanted to see since I was at school) through to beautiful sculptures and paintings. This stuff is world class. The...More

2  Thank MrWil_low
Reviewed 6 September 2018

It was a very knowledge gathering experience. Museum is very neat and clean. One gets to see many new things.

Thank AshishS3612
Reviewed 25 August 2018

It located in heart of New Delhi nearby the famous India Gate. Established in 1949, it is one of the largest museums in India, managed and governed by Ministry of Culture, India. One would require two-three visits to see and comprehend the entire set of...More

4  Thank AniJay_DudeBaba
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Chola Sculptures - Gods - Coins- Indian architecture you have all these in National mUseum delhi. ANcient coins used from mughal emperors to British empire and coins used in 19th and 20th Centuries were on display. Sculptures of Gods and Goddesses from 9th Century to...More

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Yes of course, there are objects from Harappa Mohenjodaro till the 19th century here.. A proper visit of the National Museum requires at least a full day if not more....
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