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Shankar's International Dolls Museum

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Address: 4 Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, New Delhi 110002, India
Phone Number: 91-11-3316970
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I had been wanting to see Shankar's doll museum for a long time , and every trip of mine to New Delhi has always been a packed and tight one , so never really got the time... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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Gurgaon, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to Shankar's International Dolls Museum with my daughter last week of nov 2016. This is a gallery of good collection of costume dolls collected from Europian countries as well as Asian countries, middle east, Africa and obviously from India too. It is located on the First floor, Nehru House at Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, New Delhi. Museum is... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had been wanting to see Shankar's doll museum for a long time , and every trip of mine to New Delhi has always been a packed and tight one , so never really got the time . However , this time around , I adjusted my schedule and took the violet line in Delhi metro to ITO . Shankar's... More 

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lyttelton
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of the best collections I have ever seen and certainly the most extensive. It needs plenty of time for you to view properly, so don't rush. It is very centrally positioned in Delhi and is so easily accessible. Don't miss this wonderful dolls of the world sight.

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New Delhi, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A poor maintenance and not keeping in sync with time can really ruin the reputation of a place, and that's exactly what happened with Dolls museum. Once it used to be a very popular place, and not anymore. It looks jaded. But none the less, at a great location next to Metro and economical ticket you can show it at... More 

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

we went to the dolls museum with our niece and must admit that this has an amazing collection of dolls from ancient times both indian as well as other countries. definitely should be visited.

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Noida, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

When you scratch your head to figure out, what else we can do this weekend in Delhi, a visit to this place shall be a different one! It has a wide variety of dolls from around the world and from all states of India.

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Goa, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

This should be a must visit place for every tourist visiting Delhi. It is Museum housing collections of dolls from all indian states and world over. All the dolls on display are nicely marked and the collection is very well maintained. Children will definitely enjoy visiting this place but even the adults will find this place mesmerizing. The place did... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

This is good museum specially for girl child. Monday museum is closed so plan accordingly. U can spend nearly one hour Collection of dolls from different countries & different culture, nice placement. Some are not in new condition but your daughter Will enjoy to see all various types of dolls. Fees are nominal,& photography is prohibited.

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Thank Jasminavintage
New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

A good place for a nice Sunday outing. It has very good collection of dolls from many countries all over the world. Kids and adults, who are kids at heart, will enjoy the visit. Its located just right outside the ITO metro station. After the date with the dolls, one can enjoy a nice hearty lunch at the Udupi South... More 

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

Its really adorable.. and great place to visit in Delhi.. must have in your list... perfectly built and maintained

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