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Lok Virsa Museum

Garden Avenue | Shakarparian Hills, Islamabad, Pakistan
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Historic Place

I love the way the Museum is laid out in a chronological way as well as separates the different... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Raheel Q
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London, United Kingdom
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It was my first time visiting to Lok Virsa Museum and I absolutely loved it. There was so much to... read more

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Aneela A
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Garden Avenue | Shakarparian Hills, Islamabad, Pakistan
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I love the way the Museum is laid out in a chronological way as well as separates the different cultures of the region. One feels like they are actually moving through the different ages.

Thank Raheel Q
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was my first time visiting to Lok Virsa Museum and I absolutely loved it. There was so much to see and learn about the history of Pakistan and its relations with other countries. I'm glad I visited and would definitely be going back when...More

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1  Thank Aneela A
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

This is a must see place in Islamabad. The museum has been designed with extensive research and dedication. The museum offers cultural and historical linkages between Pakistan, South Asia and its neighbors including Turkey, China, India, Central Asia Republics etc. This place has great potential...More

1  Thank AmirJahangir
Reviewed 21 May 2017

I love handicrafts in general and in this museum there were so many great pieces of handicrafts both from Pakistan, but also other countries in the region. Absolutely Worth a visit! There are also some good shops around selling pieces of handicrafts.

Thank Ingeborg56
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Very nice place to visit with friends and family. I recomend it especially for tourist and people visiting the country. Its is a microcosm of Pakistan and will provide insight of the cultural landscape of the country.

Thank Roomi H
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Look Virsa Museum is attractive place for visitors of Islamabad. It's a nice place to explore heritage of Pakistan. There is annual Mela at this site which attracts people all over Pakistan to visit and enjoy shopping also at that time.

Thank Kausar W
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This is clearly a must see if you are visiting Islamabad. It covers the culture, pottery, music, architecture etc of not only the various regions of Pakistan, but also of neighboring countries like Afghanistan, Iran etc. My favorite was the Gandhara region which included some...More

Thank Akhma60
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

I was amazed at how beautiful the museum was! It is dedicated to the heritage of Pakistan and covers it vastly. A deep sense of patriotism envelops you as you gaze at the dioramas

Thank taimoorsalmanzahid
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Very nice experience. Shows a lot of history and culture of the country. You might want a guide due to the fact that they don't offer English illustration.

Thank hafiz f
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Folk musuem with also some history about pakistan, we went there since it is a good point to meet up with my friend. 5 use for entrance- fairly empty- nice locals who again want selfies since we didn't meet and see nay other foreigners there....More

Thank WMBandit
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