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SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre

3-Mayfair Cottage, Bala Hisar, Mussoorie 248179, India
+91 88002 37808
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Transcendence, Aesthetics, Philanthropy, Art, Story Telling, and Culture

First, when you stop at the top of the hill and you begin down the steep side road, go all the way... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Chris W
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This labour of love is a Must Go place in Mussoorie

If you can't experience all the beauty, mysteries, secrets and stories of the length and breadth of... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2018
Vikram M
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It showcases Himalayan culture and tradition through Paintings, Murals, Sculptures, Artifacts and other Art forms.
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  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
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3-Mayfair Cottage, Bala Hisar, Mussoorie 248179, India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First, when you stop at the top of the hill and you begin down the steep side road, go all the way to the bottom of the hill (100 + Yards), the museum will be on the right and it is clearly identified with signs,...More

Thank Chris W
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KashiDevasthanam, Owner at SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your encouraging words. By the way I am SAMEER not Kameer

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Reviewed 2 July 2018

If you can't experience all the beauty, mysteries, secrets and stories of the length and breadth of the Himalayas in one (or even several) short visit, this museum, a labour of love of the Shuklas, is a "must go" place. It is, kind of, the...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

I and my husband visited during a long weekend and found ourselves desperately trying to get away from the crowded Mall Road. Thanks to TripAdvisor, we got to know about this place. It's a long walk from the main city, around 4km. We had to...More

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KashiDevasthanam, Owner at SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2018

Thanks for your lovely words. Do visit again 😊

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Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

The art and cultural display and the artifact a pleasant site and lovely experience Must visit place

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Reviewed 19 June 2018

You will feel nostalgic about memories you will take from this place. Do make a point to visit - you won't regret.

1  Thank nstart
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KashiDevasthanam, Owner at SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Thanks for the appreciation Next visit more surprises 😊

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Reviewed 15 June 2018

It is a must visit for all who wish to know the Himalayan spirit, commendable work done by an artist couple all on their own to preserve the Himalayan heritage. If you really wish to feel the himalayas you ought to land up in this...More

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Reviewed 26 May 2018

Full of himalayan heritage and art. Own by a family and very nicely maintained. Not only for art lovers but it attracts all travellers. Takes almost 15 mins to see, a treat for eyes. A must visit.

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KashiDevasthanam, Owner at SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Thanks for your kind words. Visit again 😊

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Reviewed 23 May 2018

SOHAM - An Himalayan Museum is a Heritage & Art Centre showcasing Himalayan art, culture and lifestyle is a very well designed hangout, perched amidst thick Oak forest overlooking Doon valley, offering one of the best sights of the Mussoorie Winterline. The management Sameer Shukl...More

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Reviewed 21 May 2018

This is a must visit place in mussoorie. the taxi guys will try and avoid as this is a private place and parking is tough. use google maps to navigate it. the owner will take you things self and showcase things in person. generally takes...More

1  Thank sau_1979
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KashiDevasthanam, Owner at SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2018

Thank you so much for showing interest. Your comments will be very helpful to future visitors. Do come again 😊

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Reviewed 24 April 2018

Full of artistic works everywhere, nice place to inspire one of their colourless life and refill the joy of life and its beauty here

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KashiDevasthanam, Owner at SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Thanks Mam Do visit again😊

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Ujjwala T
• I need suggestions to plan & manage my Mussorie trip itinerary. If you can please help me know: • We will be reaching Dehradoon railway station at 6 am. Will take a cab to IKYA Adventure Park…(but it open after 9:30 am) • Need suggestion which place in Dehradoon should be visited before going to IKYA Adventure Park? • SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre - Is it worth visiting while we travel from Dehradun to Mussoorie? • En-route to Mussorie should we go to Mussorie lake (situated on Mussoorie-Dehradun road) • After the 2-3 hours stay at IKYA Adventure Park, should we get another cab, or take a bus to Mussorie. • Our hotel is Hotel Basera, Spring road…(1.6 km away from Mall Road) • ...... • Can anyone plz suggest a proper order/prioritize which of the following places should be seen after we reach Hotel Basera: • Gandhi library • Company Bagh/ Municipal Garden • Wax museum • Haathi Paon, • Lal Tiba and Childer’s Lodge (highest vantage point to see views of the Garhwal Himalayan range) • Lake mist (5 km before Kempty falls ) • Kempty falls • Gun Hill Sunset point • Landour • George Everest's House
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Response from KashiDevasthanam | Property representative |
Hi Nothing formally opens between 6 to 9.30 am So spend your morning time in drive Good Breakfast enroute and start with Ikya followed by SohamMuseum then check-in your hotelBasera.go to Hathi Pain and George Everest on... More
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