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Crafts Museum: Tours & Tickets

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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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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Bhairon Rd, New Delhi 110001, India
11 337 1353
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the place to visit if u like traditional crafts in Delhi . We bought some handicraft products from here . Overall experience was good .

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank shobha01
Reviewed 19 June 2019

Crafts Museum having the varsatile craft traditions of India. Its is situated in large campus opposite to Old fort and at the corner of Pragati Maidan. The craft museum was designed by the famous architect Charles Correa. Currently collection in museum consists of over 33,000...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank designER_SACHIN
Reviewed 17 May 2019 via mobile

Craft museum near Purana Qila complex is one of the largest craft museums of India. Designed by Charles Correa it showcases the regional arts & crafts of India. Exquisite range of textile designs like Chanderi, Jamawar, kalamkari, Pashmina,Kantha, Ikkat, Pichwai, Phulkari, Chamba Rumal, Painthani, Himru...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank history-of-tourism
Reviewed 8 May 2019 via mobile

The museum will be an interesting place to see if you are a lover of traditional arts and crafts of india. It contains various galleries and holds dolls and idols of different ages as well as from different parts of our country. Inside the museum...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Ishuarav
Reviewed 14 February 2019

I recommend this museum to anyone interested in traditional village arts such as wall painting, terracotta sculpture, metalwork, and textiles. It consists of various pavilions and courtyards and so is a lovely place in good weather. This is a living museum. There are performance spaces,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank NikaJunie
Reviewed 2 February 2019

It has got enormous space to provide you the feel of a museum as well as that of a village. The presence of craftspeople from across the Indian states is a great plus, you get to see how they work and prepare beautiful antiques

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Maneesh2700
Reviewed 22 January 2019

A fascinating display in many galleries covering sculpture, folk painting and an outstanding collection of textiles hidden away in the back galleries past the vendors. Be certain to ask direction for access downstairs for these wonderful saris and other historical textiles on exhibit.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MarthaF
Reviewed 31 December 2018 via mobile

A beautiful place gathering respectful artists and craftsmen who has extraordinary works on textiles , wood, metals, pottery , paintings , all you can names. A showpieces of the wonderful Indian art and culture all inside this open museum, happy we can get some amazing...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank finejenny
Reviewed 14 December 2018 via mobile

It's a beautiful calm place to run away from the crowded Delhi n that too in middle of the city! A good place for meeting with frnds with the backdrop of rich crafts n heritage around ... Lota restaurant adds to the charm of the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 586shalus
Reviewed 5 November 2018 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

Date of experience: November 2018
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20 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.