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National Gallery of Modern Art

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Jaipur House, India Gate | Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India, New Delhi 110003, India
+91 11 2338 4640
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This quiet museum houses an excellent collection of modern Indian art but is rarely crowded.
  • Excellent52%
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  • Average7%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Jaipur House, India Gate | Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India, New Delhi 110003, India
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Reviewed yesterday

Very well kept museum and very good collection of art. Must visit place if you are in delhi. It is right on India gate C circle. walking distance from India gate.

Thank verenmitter
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were most hopeful we would see some interesting and creative pieces while visiting the National Gallery of Modern Art. Sadly, the exhibits were quite disappointing with few memorable works of art. I was struck by how concentrated the collection seemed to be - often...More

Thank John B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We easily spent two hours here, the grounds are lovely and the two main collections we came to see Dhanraj Bhagat and Amrita She Gil did not disappoint. There were many more artists' work that were unique and thought provoking, and our afternoon was spent...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Located in the heart of the city (Outer Circle, Hexagonal C of India Gate), this is the place for the art lovers and artists. The complex has a number of buildings housing exhibition halls, administrative offices, cafeteria and the lawns outside having marvellous sculpture. This...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The buildings are central and Easy to move between. Of course we are as far in as the charge a lot more but that’s why we are here to spend our money. It’s a great collection of Indian modern Art a lot of which I...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fascinating art collection in the heart of New Delhi. Good selection of historical and modern abstract pieces from local artists.

Thank Sophieffc
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It has India's best collection of Art and is conveniently situated at India Gate circle with ample car parking (Timings: 1100-1800, Mon closed). The New Wing is well lit up and centrally air conditioned and most of the admirable collections are at Ground & First...More

Thank Mohit L
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were most pleasantly surprised to see an amazing array of Indian Art over nearly 200 years...starting from the East India Company- the paintings of Thomas Daniel which have captured the Calcutta of old, and the Hoogly and the surrounding places....really shows us after 200...More

1  Thank Shanth148
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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

The entry wing of the building was holding a special exhibition to commemorate the 100th birth anniversary of Dhanraj Bhagat. Some sculptures are impressive but his felt pen efforts to my mind are simple doodlings! I fail to appreciate the art value in the work....More

Thank Nigel G
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

Note - the museum opens at 11am until further notice (not 9am, as advertised) Some very interesting pieces in the permanent collection - one of the security guards was very helpful in showing off his favorite pictures, and rightly so! The new wing (permanent exhibition)...More

Thank Barbara P
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