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Narayanhiti Palace Museum

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Durbar Marg, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited this palace having no knowledge of the history of the Nepalese royal family. When we visited there was a big school group visiting as a lot of locals. We were amongst only a handful of foreigners when we were there. Entry to the...More

Thank bucketlisttravellers
Reviewed 3 days ago

The former royal palace. Historically it was interesting but they do not keep care of it. Musty and dusty inside and the grounds were terrible - mossy fountains, etc.

Thank Natalie003
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We always think the place should be very luxury and big, but this one in Nepal not so big, and also not so luxury. The decoration looks simple. Even the bed inside is also not big. The garden also a little bit small and simple....More

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Reviewed 27 August 2018

Narayanhiti Palace Museum its very easy to access from Kathmandu city, you can walk or motorcycle. In March we walk but little bit dusty.

Thank Duma U
Reviewed 24 August 2018

Somewhat dated, in the past must have been opulent. as you walk through the museum you can't help thinking how tragically the whole picture changed some years ago due to the deranged doing of a prince. Some impressive halls & surprisingly modest bedrooms. An impressive...More

Thank Sayeed C
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Been meaning to go here for ages and finally made it. Its a modern building but with beautifully decorated rooms which you can view. Plenty of potraits of the kings and Queens. Some exquisite ornaments and object d'art which really show the craftmanship. It is...More

Thank annie S
Reviewed 16 August 2018

This palace is one of the most visiting place by tourist. It shows the culture of the erstwhile king.

Thank Pradeep A
Reviewed 7 August 2018

A place must visit. Interesting to see some head of states personally known who visited the monarchy. On negative note , Sad to witness leaving the premises to deteriorate. Over grown lawn and weeds gradually invading the palace.

Thank thdel
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

The palace is now a museum and is definitely worth a visit. Cameras/mobile phone are not allowed inside and must be kept in lockers before entering the palace, its is a place where one can learn and see the things that belonged to the Late...More

Thank Hari S
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

In Kathmandu city one of the best place visit for history of Nepali Royal kingdom and Nepali culture and everything

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Abishek S
12 December 2017|
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Response from anil s | Reviewed this property |
No I don't have any old collection. If you want to buy some old stuff please visit Basantapur you might able to get some old coins!
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