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National Gallery of Modern Art

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This quiet museum houses an excellent collection of modern Indian art but is rarely crowded.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Jaipur House, India Gate | Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India, New Delhi 110003, India
+91 11 2338 4640
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Reviewed today

I had an afternoon to spare in New Delhi so I decided to see what they have to offer in the museum modern art. I'll set the scene very quickly, from the outside the place looks great, as you slowly get closer you realise you're...More

Thank Marc K
Reviewed 6 days ago

Initial Impressions are poor. Opening times have been changed to 11 am, this is not reflected in their publicity. The English tour which is supposed to be at 11 am finally gets going at nearer 12 Noon, and is hijacked by a group of students...More

Thank Little W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The visit to the National Gallery of Modern Art was quite nice. They have lots of really cool works of art and it was actually better than what I had expected it to be. I had a few hours to spare in between meetings, so...More

Thank PushExplore
Reviewed 10 August 2018

This visit was very knowledgeable for me. Got to know many things during this visit to the National Gallery.

Thank AshishS3612
Reviewed 5 August 2018

the museum has all sort of art work from the ancient time to the present art form . a must visit to the museum when you in delhi .

Thank mehtarakeshkumar56
Reviewed 3 August 2018

The actual palace is currently under renovation and the exhibits are located in the modern buildings. We took the free tour and the guide was simply excellent. He took us to several parts of the exhibit and shared with us a very well prepared and...More

Thank Witoldzio
Reviewed 1 August 2018

From the National collection you will find the paintings of renowned Indian artists like Raja RaviVerma, Amrita Shergill and Jamini Roy and others . The gallery also has retrospective shows of Indian and International Artists . Governor Amolak Rattan Kohli

Thank AmolakRattanK
Reviewed 29 July 2018

A lots of art have been kept here to see the visitors. This is very clean gallery. Many facalities are available like drinking water and washroom.

Thank Chandan P
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

I was expecting actual MODERN ART but saw paintings mostly from the 1700-1800!? If you want to see actual MODERN art dont go here for that. A few paintings from 2000 but thats about it. Not really worth the 500 rupees for us foreign tourists.

Thank ganesh79
Reviewed 2 July 2018

What began as a Summer Holiday activity turned out to be a family's day out filled with fun and masti. Located on the India Gate Circle, Best way to reach besides your car is by Metro. Mandi House or Central Secretariat. A Uber/Ola should cost...More

Thank Roopam S
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Nigel G
4 January 2018|
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Response from jsrvstv7 | Reviewed this property |
No, photography is not allowed.
22 December 2015|
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Response from iFlex |
No National museum is different from NGMA.
Simon J
25 December 2014|
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Response from ParthUdayShah | Reviewed this property |
Please check their website "ngmaindia dot gov dot in" for timings and opening hours.