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National Philatelic Museum

Sansad Marg, New Delhi 110001, India
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"patel chowk metro station"
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

When dinosaur were alive . One day I thought let have some fun outings in which we all will enjoy . So we made a list of two to three places . Than we asked everyone to vote where you would like to go out...More

1  Thank Shiv S
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Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Situated at walking distance from Patel Chowk, this museum is gem of a place for stamp collectors/lovers. Well maintained with huge collection of post independence era. Though the collection hasn’t been updated after 2014. Entry is free.

1  Thank Kumar S
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

National Philatelic Museum is a real gem for museum lovers. It has a great collection from 1947 to 2014 year wise as well as tiny corner for International stamps. It takes at least 2 hrs to see. After 2014,nothing is displayed over there. That made...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2017

Summer holidays are on and the children cannot be separate from screens. This museum offers a good change. Very accessible - only a few steps away from the Patel Chowk metro station. Entry is free; Photography is not allowed. There are many stamps, but very...More

1  Thank SKP70
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Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

It is a postal museum on the ground floor of the central post office or Dak Bhavan on Sansad Marg near Connaught Place of New Delhi. It displays stamps of pre/ post independence era, plus stamps from different countries in different sections. They organize Philatelic...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2016

The museum seems to have loads of stamps from the same era while few decades are completely missed/ignored. It is still a nice way to get to know the history better.

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Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

I attended the museum today and was disappointed to find out that it only covers post independence stamps. If you love some older stamps like those of Indian princely states or early British India ones, do not waste your time here - these philatelic gems...More

2  Thank Karel_Vesely
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Reviewed 24 September 2015

National Philatelic Museum is one of the Delhi's landmarks.Vast collection dating back to 1947 and has the collections from India's culture,art,history,personalities,icons,institutions,freedom fighters, medicine and sports.I am sure you will like it.

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Reviewed 4 September 2015

good place and nice collection of old stuff. good place to go with family and friends. very peaceful place.

Thank CAPRIYANKA
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Reviewed 31 August 2015

A must visit place for all lovers of stamps. Located on the Sansad Marg main circle inside the Dak Tar Bhawan. You can get down at Patel Chowk metro and walk to it

Thank DGLION
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