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Mohatta Palace Museum

7 Hatim Alvi Road | Clifton, Karachi, Pakistan
+92 21 35837669
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It's good place for photography, well maintained and no big rush. Had an exhibition about Kashmir... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
A TripAdvisor Member
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Nice little museum to visit if you're in Karachi and have a couple of hours to spare

This place runs different exhibitions, but it's all very interesting. It won't take you more than a... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2017
Umar R
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The palace was used as the residence of Quid-e-Azam's sister, Fatima Jinnah until her death in 1967
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  • Average9%
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7 Hatim Alvi Road | Clifton, Karachi, Pakistan
+92 21 35837669
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's good place for photography, well maintained and no big rush. Had an exhibition about Kashmir that was informative and good collection of books was available there.

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Reviewed 16 July 2017

This place runs different exhibitions, but it's all very interesting. It won't take you more than a couple of hours to see all the exhibits, but they have some pretty neat and historic stuff. Staff on hand are very helpful and gladly answer any questions.

1  Thank Umar R
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

The building is so beautiful, set in lush green gardens with loads of birds roaming around giving you a hint of what it might have been like in its heyday. I actually ended up coming here twice as on the first occasion it was closed...More

Thank shimmers99
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

A heritage beauty. Lovely place to visit and show around. Karachis iconic building. A must visit for all visiting karachi. It has a handicraft ship which offers culturally rich items.

1  Thank Sharmilafaruqi
Reviewed 15 June 2017

With limited places to visit in Karachi, Mohatta palace is the place to be in your free time. The building was constructed in 1927 by a businessman from Rakhastan in India and has been well preserved. We visited the place in the month of May...More

2  Thank Waqar21
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Recommend this place for a visit because of it's nice architecture and interesting exppositions. You can learn the history of the country by the objects presented such as clothes, coins, pieces of art. On the second floor dirrerent interesting expositions take place, during my visit...More

Thank Ksepa
Reviewed 25 May 2017

The Mohatta Palace Museum is a most attractive building from the exterior. The interior is true to the design but with very high windows it did not appeal. However the fact that the palace is now operating as a Museum with many different exhibitions suited...More

1  Thank Egpos
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Mohatta Palace has a history and grandeur. It's a beautiful site to visit and explore its history and a great venue for photography. Some great exhibit can also be found here. I've seen the Legendary Painter Sadequains work displayed here and recently a Historiacal Maps...More

Thank Sarwatshah
Reviewed 2 May 2017

The Mohotta Palace is a beautifully restored art venue. Do go to the back area to see some amazing statues and other works being restored.

Thank arzansamwadia
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

One of the most iconic building of karachi.. built in 1927 Mohatta Palace is one of the Hertiages of Pakistan. Used as a venue for different events, the lights and decorations bring out the beauty of this building..

Thank Asif J
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29 June 2017|
Response from Ma'avia K | Reviewed this property |
Hello i hope this would help :) Friday 11AM–6PM Saturday 11AM–6PM Sunday 11AM–6PM Monday Closed Tuesday 11AM–6PM Wednesday 11AM–6PM Thursday 11AM–6PM Cheers
Rafay M
30 January 2017|
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Response from Hammad H | Reviewed this property |
The cameras and mobile phones are not allowed you have to submit at the entrance and you have it back after visiting the museum. Taking pictures outside the museum is allowed.