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State Bank Museum

Open Now: 09:30 - 17:00
Open today: 09:30 - 17:00
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A must visit !

The best museum in Karachi, great place, very well taken care of ! Great skilled guides showing you... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2016
Almhult, Sweden
State Bank Museum

This is a very interesting little museum and if you are lucky you may be able to ask the curator... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2016
Karachi, Pakistan
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II Chundrigar Road, Karachi 74000, Pakistan
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Reviewed 19 October 2016

The best museum in Karachi, great place, very well taken care of ! Great skilled guides showing you around, giving you their time. Just know that you need to register with ID before going in to the Museum. So call in advance, or be prepared...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 5 August 2016

This is a very interesting little museum and if you are lucky you may be able to ask the curator for a tour. If this is not possible, the displays are well marked and explained. This museum is not well known but well worth visiting.

Date of experience: November 2015
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Reviewed 18 May 2016

The Building in view is a The State Bank of Pakistan" nearest at Marry Weather Tower and at I.I. Chundrigar Road, Karachi. It is a title of starting Banking in Pakistan and now this Bank has monitoring the all correspondance in Banking within Pakistan and...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

best work of d.ishratul ibad and lovely history of cruncy and pakistani cruncy. timing is mention in photos must chek before visit.. coins and paper cruncy menufactaring mashens are hare

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

I'm not a numismatic but I thoroughly enjoyed visiting the SBP museum with its incredibly rich coin and art collections. The place is very spacious, clean and well organized. I learned a lot about Pakistan and the importance of the region is world history. The...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank HankVienna
Reviewed 31 January 2016

Super Savari Express arranges smooth visits - easy access and a guided tour. Visitors are taken through the different stages and galleries about historic background and need of money, banking, coins, postage stamps, the production of instruments of value and exchange, and the tremendous work...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Mypace
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Beautifully conserved building, well documented and displayed artefacts. Interactive and interesting for all age groups. Excellent souvenirs.

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank moyenan
Reviewed 22 November 2015

It is the most interesting and amazing place to visit.and maybe I am a bit biased as my friend is the founder and director but it is still worth a visit for anyone who is visiting Karachi.

Date of experience: October 2015
2  Thank ann m
Reviewed 5 November 2015

SBP Museum hosts a treasure of Pakistan's monetary instruments including currency notes and coins but there is a huge treasure of postal stamps as well. The first floor houses a gallery of paintings by eminent artists, but paintings by Sadeqain is a real treat......one4 can...More

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank Neelofar H
Reviewed 10 July 2015

Who isn't interested in money! Beyond the usual numismatics, this is a beautiful and vibrantly curated collection. Sure it will tell you about money its history and how it is made but the history of money in Pakistan IS a history of Pakistan. From ancient...More

Date of experience: May 2015
3  Thank OzAbroadView
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