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Indian Museum (Jadu Ghar)

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Huge, Brilliant...Devoid of Tech though

The Museum is brilliant simply cause it has a numerical advantage. Sculpture after sculpture... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2018
NirmalSunkari
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Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
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its a good place for ur hangout & knowledge. its good for time spending with family & loved... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
BE D
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27 Jawaharlal Nehru Rd, Kolkata 700016, India
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 13 April 2013

This is brilliant museum as far as exhibits are concerned with varied sections....couple of Mummies aged 6000 years no less....great place to take your kids to learn

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Reviewed 20 April 2015

Visited the Indian Museum last Sunday. Disappointed to see the fountain missing. Instead the whole courtyard has been transformed into a big, grassy lawn with everyone sitting or lying on it. Age old collections maintained well but in my opinion, the missing fountain has taken...More

7  Thank ornie22
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Reviewed 4 August 2018

Indian Museum in Kolkata is one of the best museum in this country. It has got every thing. From ancient coins to Egyptian mummy. some extremely rare pieces of artwork. some rare stuffed and preserved animals. like one eye cat. two headed cat. goat with...More

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Reviewed 2 August 2018

The only one place in kolkata as my visit where you can find a lots of heritage things which are keeps here to protect those heritage things.

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Reviewed 30 July 2018

The Museum is brilliant simply cause it has a numerical advantage. Sculpture after sculpture, collection after collection, never cease to amaze you. The Patna museum and Gaya museum will probably have half of what is on display here. The collection of ancient coins is simply...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2018

Indian Museum (Jadu Ghar) i just loved it beautiful place it is museum antics are so good worth visiting

Thank vishphoo2231
Reviewed 27 July 2018

I visited many museum in many part of the world . 1st time i visited kolkata mesuem when i was about 5or 6 yrs old . Then after 45 yrs i visited that place . I was quite disappointed as many artifacts are not kept...More

Thank biswajitchaudhuri201
Reviewed 24 July 2018

This is the richest place with variety of historical exhibits . But , unfortunately the space is less for display and you can not see everything . Governor Amolak Rattan Kohli

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Reviewed 23 July 2018

Place to gain ancient and historical knowledge. Best place for the students related to history and historical movement of India.

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Reviewed 23 July 2018

its a good place for ur hangout & knowledge. its good for time spending with family & loved ones. its pretty good to reach & no much puzzled . u can all follow me on youtube for technological guidance --> Be DiLLogicaL thnx for reading...More

Thank BE D
Reviewed 23 July 2018

In the month of June, I visited Indian Museum, Kolkata. Collections of so many things astonished me. From my visit there, I gained much knowledge about ancient coins, various animals etc.

Thank TahsinAlMahi
Reviewed 14 July 2018

this the on of best place at kolkata .it too good museum at kolkata .i like this museum. we visit thi museum with my friends

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Jack C
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As expected for foreigners. Thanks for the answers. Will visit there on November. :)
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No parking is available as, its on the main road. Travelling in Ola / Uber / shared taxi / Hired car preferred. As the location is well connected, there are ample choices of reaching to any destination from there.
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