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Address: City Palace, Alwar, India
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09:30 - 17:00
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We visited the museum on our way to our stay in a resort in Alwar. At first site, you donot find any compelling factor to go inside as the entry is not too welcoming. For parking... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 January 2017
pooja_negi27
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New Delhi, India
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New Delhi, India
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5 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

We visited the museum on our way to our stay in a resort in Alwar. At first site, you donot find any compelling factor to go inside as the entry is not too welcoming. For parking facility as well, you have to ask locals. Once you step in, there is a ground which is not maintained and children were playing... More 

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

The museum has a decent collection of antiques collected from royal family. The collection is from different time periods, and many of them are undated. Due to the lack of description, visitors may not be able to gauge the value of the objects. The miniature paintings and books were truly rare. The books are rare Persian manuscripts with illustrations. One... More 

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Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Not much of an attraction. Located in a busy court place which is called as the city palace, but actually is a place where law practitioners stay and file cases. A turn off and no goer. Better to visit the nearby Bala quila

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Alwar, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

This museum has a lot of antique things which can be enjoyed by adult as well as children. Just a 1/2 hr visit is enough.

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Thank Abhishek5101
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75 reviews
34 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

The museum is worth the visit. Plan at least 2-3 hours there are a lot of awesomeness to cover. It's among the richest museums you can see artefacts and pieces from the 12th century onwards. Beautiful craftsmanship in ivory and precious metals are a highlight. The paintings from the 15 century will take your breath away.

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Jaipur, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

I have been to various Museums before it and each one had clear instructions regarding the permissibility of Photography or its prohibition, also whether a separate ticket is to be purchased for Photography, but this Museum had no such writing anywhere. When I clicked few pics a lady seating there shouted like if I had committed any crime, I told... More 

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

The museums has many sections - displaying warfare items, animals, paintings, idols etc. It gives you view of multiple facets of the Rajput culture in Rajasthan is a good learning and watching experience. Should visit this once if you are coming to Alwar or Sariska.

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Thank webtriptourist
New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

This museum is on the top floor of City Palace, Alwar. Not disappointed to see the museum, its historic collection. If visiting City palace, don’t miss it. A must visit place. ***

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India
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5 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016

Alwar museum is situated on the top floor of Alwar Collector Office, May visit this place if have some spare time...

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Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
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14 reviews
9 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

People who love to explore historical artifacts, this is an amazing place for them. Beautiful collection and peaceful place. A must visit place.

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