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Narayanhiti Palace Museum

Durbar Marg, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
+977 984-0092662
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Small-Group Kathmandu Narayanhiti Palace Museum Tour
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“royal family” (57 reviews)
“bullet holes” (7 reviews)
“throne room” (5 reviews)
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Durbar Marg, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
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+977 984-0092662
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The National Palace Museum is a walk through recent Nepalese royal family and political history (roughly 1900-2005). While some of what is on display is "ordinary" this building offers considerable insight into the life of the ruling royal family and government affairs of state. Rs500...More

Thank rgbob
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well was pretty excited to go to narayahinti....after all it's a palace, i can say only one thing WOW, however the authorities could have done better in maintaining the palace , i felt some things could have been changed in the interior and kept better....More

1  Thank karki66
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This palace is located within a walking distance of the famous tourist area called Thamel. This complex used to be the royal palace of Kathmandu before the family was massacred here. If you would like to know about the history of the Nepalese Royals, there...More

1  Thank Anik_Rahman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

its the palace where the massacer of the Royal family occured in 2001, and it is all marked. you can actually see where each Royal member was shot and killed. you cannot take any pictures here, have to deposit all mobile, cameras etc before entry.

Thank 825amarg
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you are interested in the royal history of Nepal, this is a must-visit. This used to be the palace before the royal family was massacred.

Thank bose_rima
Reviewed 15 September 2017

This building is located outskirt of the heart of Kathmandu and it is slightly a distance to other major attractions within this historical district.

Thank kiltmaker2
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Having read some of the reviews, I almost didn’t visit this attraction. But I am so glad that I did. The palace is not over the top, but at the same time onegeit a sense of how life might have been. There is a sadness...More

Thank Commited_Traveller
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Though I am not a museum person but I liked this place. This was Nepal royal family palace which was converted to museum after royal family massacre. After visiting this museum, I learnt a lot and tempted to read more. Entry fees for SAARC nations...More

Thank Himcream2015
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

If you want to see whole nepal definitely you will able to see her. I love architect of the building . I felt sad while I visit palace museum because whole royal family slaughter . can't take pictures inside but I like this place.

Thank anil s
Reviewed 31 August 2017

They don't let you take pics so that's a bummer. But it was so cool being literally right at the spot where their leadership was run out of for so many years. It won't take over an hour.

Thank Moiz M
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HortonM1
30 September 2016|
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Response from Sudhir K | Reviewed this property |
Hello Horton , ticket can be purchased at the entrance gate , ticket price is Rs 500 per person for foreigners , days and times of openings are Mon, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun (11:00am - 03:00 pm ) regards
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