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Lahore Museum

Lower Mall Road, Lahore, Pakistan
+92 322 8833561
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Great collections of miniatures and Gandhara sculptures

I was in awe watching the delicately painted miniatures in several different styles, the Paharis... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
notacanada
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Toronto, Canada
One of the Best in the world

I would give Lahore Museum 5 stars for the contents and 4 stars for the display and upkeep. This is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
HUR89979
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Houston, Texas
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"indus valley"
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"historical things"
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"extensive collection"
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"modern times"
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"gain knowledge"
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"wonderful collection"
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"applied arts"
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"colonial period"
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"on display"
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"ancient things"
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"beautiful building"
in 5 reviews
"must visit if you are"
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"south asia"
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"couple of hours"
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"mughal era"
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"indian subcontinent"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I was in awe watching the delicately painted miniatures in several different styles, the Paharis being my favourites. The selection of Gandhara sculptures is amazing and is some of the best I have seen displayed in various museums. Great care was taken in displaying those...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I would give Lahore Museum 5 stars for the contents and 4 stars for the display and upkeep. This is one of the best museums in the world and a hidden gem. I have been to Louvre and many other museums around the world, and...More

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Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Considered the finest museum in Pakistan it is not too large and you can cover it well in less than a couple of hours. The collection is housed in a beautiful building designed and built by the British. You’ll find Pakistani artifacts from many time...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2018

It is best historical place. which have Historical monuments. Arts, Weapons and all other ancient things are here

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Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

I've been to a lot of museums in "Czek republic" in " poland warsaw" but this one worth Things of ancient Buddhist monarchy Things of Mughals empire like swords cloths A lot of stuff to see

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Reviewed 29 December 2017

It is worth spending at least 4 hours here - one of the world's best collections of the art of Gandhara. There are marvels here like the emaciated Buddha (better than the Mona Lisa) and a large sculpture that depicts "Buddha’s Paradise" from Mohammed Nari,...More

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Reviewed 23 December 2017

Fantastic collections of artifacts, artistic objects, classic and historic objects. It contains extraordinary specimens of Mughal woodwork and doorways. A beautiful collection of paintings of Mughal and British times. There are musical instruments, ancient jewelry pottery and armory.

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Reviewed 17 December 2017

A cheap day out with fascinating history and opposite the Anarkali Bizzare....which is a world of its own. The interesting history of the Sikhs who lived in Lahore was really interesting as well as learning about the local culture

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Reviewed 4 November 2017

Expect to share the collection with hordes of school children on school outings but this museum houses a really good dispaly of artifacts from each of the various kingdoms that ruled over what is today, Pakistan. Whilst not a very interactive display, there are some...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2017

Good to learn some things, but not like you would expect in most western countries. Good to learn about the history of the place though.

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