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The Tribhuvan, Mahendra, and Birendra Museums

Hanuman Dhoka Palace, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
+977 1-4268969
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Closed Inside but Worth a Stroll Outside

I still managed lot of photo opportunities , but the museums remained closed, on this Saturday... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2017
george60898
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Cornelius, North Carolina
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Tribhuvan Mahendra and Birendra Museums – part of the larger Hanuman Dhoka Palace

Both of these museums were closed to the public when we visited in May/June 2017. You can see the... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2017
PKDenton
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Denton, Texas
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7 Jun 2017
“Tribhuvan Mahendra and Birendra Museums – part of the larger Hanuman Dhoka Palace”
7 Oct 2017
“Closed Inside but Worth a Stroll Outside”
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Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

I still managed lot of photo opportunities , but the museums remained closed, on this Saturday . Some taxi drivers said it was a holiday. But would still get here and see all the periphery sites .

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Reviewed 7 June 2017

Both of these museums were closed to the public when we visited in May/June 2017. You can see the outside of the museums and there was a gift shop that was open. Both museums are part of the larger Hanuman Dhoka Palace complex which is...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2015

The famous "Hanuman Dhoka Palace", on Durbar Square in Central Kathmandu, houses the "Tribuhvan, Mahendra and Birendra Museums". The palace's construction started on the 17th Century by the Rana Kings, and continued until late 19th century by the Malla and Shah dinasties. Until 1886, the...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2015

Beautiful place. It is a lot of people. Sell food. It is possible to get higher a beautiful look. In the evening too it is beautiful.

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Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

Located inside hanuman dhoka palace square of Kathmandu, this museum is a place to get information about king Birendra, mahendra and Tribhuvan. If you like to see monarch related things and history of Nepal it is ideal place to visit.

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Reviewed 14 May 2015

Glad that we found this museum , on Kathmandu city tour , 2 January 2015. Interesting museum of the Nepal Royal Family , the history of the monarchy , brief life history of Nepalese Kings like Tribhuvan ,Mahendra ,Birendra ,and Dipendra. Located in the Hanuman...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2015 via mobile

This is small museum for royal family. In this museum you can see belongings to the royal family. It's in darbar square. Good place for visit.

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Reviewed 2 April 2015

Tribhuvan Museum is also known as Hanuman dhoka Museum because of it's location. Different wigs of museum highlights the life and history of Kings. However special emphasis to King Tribhuvan, father of Nation. Previusly the museum was Palace of Shah Dynasty. In big rooms there...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2015

Located at Durbaar Square, The Tribhuvan, Mahendra Museum has various articles relating to the Royal family. It also houses rare photographs of the Royal Family. No photography allowed inside. Althought its small and not much to see, its worth a visit

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