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Watson Museum

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Jubillee Gardens, Rajkot, India
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watson museum is old museum of rajkot it is in jubeli gurden, on the way betwen hospital chowk to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
mukeshgvaghela
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Rajkot, India
Peep into princely states of Saurashtra

The museum is named after of Colonel John Watson in 1888 who was a British political agent of... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2017
Frontiermail
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Ghaziabad, India
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Jubillee Gardens, Rajkot, India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

watson museum is old museum of rajkot it is in jubeli gurden, on the way betwen hospital chowk to st bus stand, it will be closed on govt holiday and sunday opning time is also as per govt ofiice.

Thank mukeshgvaghela
Reviewed 22 October 2017

The museum is named after of Colonel John Watson in 1888 who was a British political agent of Kathiawar Agency from 1881 to 1889. Colonel Watson was fond of history and archaeology and most of his collections and other artifacts are preserved here. The museum...More

1  Thank Frontiermail
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Good Museam and good artefacts to see. Entry fee is 5 INR which is too cheap but you need to pay 100 per device for photography otheriwse some idiot will keep murmuring all the time and will give you lectures of stupidity.

2  Thank KhatriRocks
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

A peep into the history of Gujarat and its royalty. Has a good collection of sculptures, paintings and inscriptions on stones and metal. Some sections need better maintenance and pointers.

Thank Saswata D
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

We have visited watsan Museum in Rajkot.It is very oldo ancient, & Valyable from the view of those who love old.

Thank Virendra C
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

I visited this museum last week. If u want to understand culture and heritage of saurashtra, this is must visit place in the centre of the city near Alfred highschool where Gandhiji had studied. It's closed on Wednesday.

1  Thank Narendra B
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Watson Museum is a good place for visit for tourist. It is not very big, one can take a tour in hour or so. It has many artifacts and historical things and documents. Tickets are very inexpensive and one can reach it easily. It has...More

Thank Parish J
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We experience the past. Well maintained with all the descriptions written. Nominally entry fee and children will enjoy seeing our history.

Thank mammenpinto
Reviewed 2 February 2017

This museum have wide collection of paintings, manuscripts, coin, handicrafts, musical instruments etc. This museum is close on public hoiday and sunday.

Thank vps15
Reviewed 21 January 2017

This museum has some interesting pieces but the displays are very dated. The collections are quite varied.

Thank wardnick1
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