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Address: Panjabari Road | Shankardev Nagar, Guwahati, India
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An evening at Kalakshetra

This is a very good place combination of children park, museum, toy train and a place of different cultural show and other functions. This destination attracts peoples of all... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Assam, India
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Assam, India
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a very good place combination of children park, museum, toy train and a place of different cultural show and other functions. This destination attracts peoples of all ages.

Thank Mrinav
Guwahati, India
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103 reviews
62 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great complex displaying artifacts of Assam history and culture. Named after the great saint from Assam this place is a must visit for museum lovers and also good place for weekends. Handicrafts and libraries are a must go in this place!

Thank Shresthanjan N
Digboi, India
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48 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The centre is spread across huge land and one can spend the whole day if you want to go into the detail of Assam culture and traditions. The rangghor in the entrance is a beautiful replica of the Sibsagar version.Very well maintained .It has a musuem and very informative about all the tribes ,culture and aborigins of assam . Souvenir... More 

Thank Aradhana77
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39 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The kalakshetra has a detailed display with representation of all the different tribes and people in northeast India. They display their art forms and their way of life in the form of life like models. There is a section with musical instruments and kitchenware and masks and endless other items. Taken an hour or so to see the place. Also... More 

Thank poly2210
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230 reviews
198 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a cultural institution located in Guwahati city. It houses a museum and a library. The museum gives an insight into the culture of North East India. The culture of all the tribal living in different states of North East India is covered here. The dress material used by them, the musical instruments, their dance forms, their festivals and... More 

Thank None I
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292 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best museum I have been to. Well organised, well maintained and very informative. It gives an insight into the history, anthropology, culture and life style in North East India. Displays here portray the history of North East India, the geology and geography is covered and rulers who ruled this part of India, life style of different tribes... More 

Thank Rajani B
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

It includes a museum which gives information about Assam's culture! Entry fees Rs. 30 per person, parking is also available inside campus for Rs. 20 & still camera charges Rs. 10 It is situated quite outside of Guwahati city The campus is big n well maintained. There is one more museum inside the campus dedicated to the life of Padmshree... More 

Thank Tejaswi_14
Bengaluru, India
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182 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

The Kalakshethra is named after a poet & a reformer. An imposing entrance with traditional Assam architecture can be seen. Parking is not allowed at the entrance. We have to pay ₹20/- for 4wheeler & ₹30/ per person as entry fee. There is ample parking inside. Beautifully landscaped lawn, plants with flowers & a large pond with fish welcomes you.... More 

Thank chanse3
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106 reviews
65 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Srimanta Sankardev Kalakhetra is a culfural institution located in Punjabari area of the beautiful city Guwahati, Assam. Including Museum, many more atrection are there to see. It was established in 9th nov, 1998. Must visiting place.

Thank 160sumank
Chennai (Madras), India
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113 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Very good and knowledgeable place. It starts with the park all around. There is small entry fees. But this place is huge. One can kill 2 to 3 hours easily here. Other than park there is a small temple at some height. There is a small cafeteria to get refreshments. And there is décor shop here which sells hand made... More 

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