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National Gallery of Modern Art

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Address: Jaipur House, India Gate | Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India, New Delhi 110003, India
Phone Number: +91 11 2338 4640
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Tue - Sun 09:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: Yes
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This quiet museum houses an excellent collection of modern Indian art but...

This quiet museum houses an excellent collection of modern Indian art but is rarely crowded.

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Real oriental/historical Indian artifacts displayed

Beautiful sculptures and real oriental atmosphere of Indian art and culture...a unique experience for all foreign plus Indian travelers to Delhi. A must see to feel the real... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Beautiful sculptures and real oriental atmosphere of Indian art and culture...a unique experience for all foreign plus Indian travelers to Delhi. A must see to feel the real Indian culture in the heart of Delhi.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I think this place is nice for those who do have a knowledge of art but others can enjoy there was receiving info about art

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful pieces of art from different parts of the country and using variety of media. Very beautiful art pieces in the lawns too. The place is clean and well kept. Try their free guided tours and they start about every hour from 11 am and last 90-120 minutes. The guides are well trained, knowledgeable and very helpful. They enjoy to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are planning a Date to explore the Modern human ecosystem then visit the National Gallery of Modern Art. Its a perfect place which showcase the various challenges to Modern Society and present it through art in a structured way to feel it. It consists of classic work done by various artists.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Constantly changing exhibitions ensure that you can visit it again and again. Calm surroundings and aesthetic interiors contribute to a great viewing experience.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This museum is well worth a visit for art enthousiasts, with an impressive collection of Indian modern art spread over a few floors. Mostly paintings, but also a few sculptures. An hour can be devoted to this visit.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

National museum art here in delhi gives you a unique experience that can't be nay better. Yes, I know there's a lot but in this city and in this art gallery you will find something better you could have never imagines

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

visited this place for the first time and was awed by the collection as well as some of the temporary exhibits on display. great place for serious art lovers.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

On way to the National Museum, Janpath, the guests saw its sign and wanted to see it. Not realising that parking was available inside the gates, we left the car outside, still the walk was not too long. Maintained very well. Cleanliness allround. The museum is air-conditioned and very wheel chair friendly. There are several old pencil sketches and old... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Beautiful collection of the old Bengal masters - with the most complete collection of NandaLal Bose [his family gifted his whole collection to the NGMA] including the occasional exhibition of the Indian Constitution decorated by Bose and his students

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