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Bharat Kala Bhavan

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Varanasi Hindu University, Varanasi 221005, India
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The museum has a great collection of clay and bronze sculpture, paintings, silks and embroidered textiles.
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Varanasi Hindu University, Varanasi 221005, India
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Reviewed 4 July 2017

A walk through the Kala Bhavan reminds you of how education institutions should contribute to the community. If a University can have this collection, it is not difficult to understand the respect it enjoys. i

Thank harismita
Reviewed 25 May 2017

It's not known to many persons when they visit Varanasi but you must visit this place since it has a great collection. It's situated just opposite Faculty of Management Studies inside Banaras Hindu University Campus.

Thank ashokgupta2407
Reviewed 1 May 2017

The building is inside the Benaras Hindu University and houses a museum. The collection here is very good and includes medieval weaponry, Mughal era arms, miniature paintings, sculptures, coins and so on.

Thank bose_rima
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

The Bharat Kala Bhawan is in Banaras Hindu University campus which can be visited in office hours. This Museum is basically an Archaeological Museum where you can get a complete picture of the History, Culture and Archaeology of the Gangetic region and particularly the mystic...More

Thank Amit_archaeo
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Bharat kala bhawan is located in Banaras Hindu university. It's a great pleasure to visit this museum as it has a number of ancestral weapons which were used by raja and maharajahs. Many old silver and gold coins are kept there. It is very good...More

Thank Harshita S
Reviewed 1 February 2017

It's a very good museum within BHU. Spread over 2 floors, would tale at least couple of hours to see, even for a casual visitor,

Thank Milind_Chitnis
Reviewed 28 January 2017

This was an unexpected pleasure to visit. There is an excellent collection of sculpture and a truly exceptional display representing many schools of Indian miniature painting. Had we had more time, we would have liked to see more of the beautiful university campus and I...More

Thank Lois B
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Visited bhart kala bhavan during recent visit to national cultural festival at BHU. Great platform for artists to perform. Thanx to BHU who has given a big platform for such events and artists. It was great to visit historic Bharat kala Bhavan and see events...More

Thank nilesh_nagar
Reviewed 10 November 2016

well maintained museum. must visit. be prepared to walk a lot. depending on your field of interest, you may take one to two hours seeing it.

Thank mrinmayee r
Reviewed 5 October 2016

It is not as big and bold as the museum at Sarnath, but it is quite and simple located on Banaras Hindu University Campus. From here you can walk to the new Viswanath Temple in 15 minutes. OK it is a history and cultural museum,...More

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