We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

National Gallery of Modern Art

Jaipur House, India Gate | Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India, New Delhi 110003, India
+91 11 2338 4640
Book In Advance
More Info
USD 55.00*
and up
Independent Delhi Museum Tour with Private Car Transfer
More Info
USD 33.00*
and up
Half-Day Connaught Place Tour Including Hanuman Temple, Bangla Sahib and India...
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
This quiet museum houses an excellent collection of modern Indian art but is rarely crowded.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Jaipur House, India Gate | Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India, New Delhi 110003, India
+91 11 2338 4640
Write a ReviewReviews (312)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 274 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The gallery is a quiet sanvtuary/ oasis with a broad ranging, stunning collection of Modern Art. The cafe however is a wasted opportunity. It is a big cavernous space with little furniture and only offers chai and packets of biscuits. It was grubby. I cannot...More

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I found this museum very interesting and definitely worth a visit if you like modern art especially paintings. All the art was of very high quality and very interesting. It is a large museum with multiple levels, so plan a couple hours...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 10 December 2017

The gallery has an impressive collection of paintings. It starts from the start of the modern period in the 19th century all the way to present day. They have paintings from great stalwarts of art like Amrita Shergill, Nandalal bose, Jamini Roy and contemporary artists......More

Thank dalhi_girl
Reviewed 6 December 2017

The Nation Gallery of Modern Art in New Delhi provides quite a nice array of artwork; paintings, photographs and sculptures. There are four floors of modern art in various art media in large formats as wells miniatures. It is easily accessible to wheel chairs and...More

Thank Jyan n
Reviewed 18 November 2017

The building, the garden, the galleries, the staff are exceptional. Especially the Amrita Sher-Gill collection. Spend there at least a day.

Thank Zoltán W
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Excellent Service provide by monu votre chauffeue en lnde for one day delhi tour visit. excellent service, clean car etc.

Thank monuk572
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Beautiful museum on several levels displaying modern Indian artists and sulpturers. Interesting pictures depicting Gandi's life and important battles.

Thank jackieallan2017
Reviewed 29 October 2017

They have amazing collection of paintings arranged in the order of period they were painted in. It shows the evolution of art from imaginary miniatures to abstract art form. There is a guided tour at 11 AM,1:30 PM and 4 PM.Its free of cost and...More

Thank Prachi J
Reviewed 17 October 2017

This place is hub for one who loves art and have soft Cornor for Indian paintings. One need at least min 3 hours to see entire gallery which is spread in 4 floors in 2 different wings, at first it look like nothing special but...More

Thank singhviks
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

The National Gallery Of Modern Art shows a collection over several floors as well as the adjacent Jaipur House. The collection is predominantly painting; I was most taken by some of the watercolour and tempura works as well as photographs taken during the Ghandi era....More

Thank Ben T
Nearby HotelsSee all 777 hotels in New Delhi
Ahuja Residency Sunder Nagar
151 reviews
.81 km away
Shervani New Delhi
140 reviews
.85 km away
298 reviews
.88 km away
La Sagrita
366 reviews
.89 km away
Nearby Restaurants
1,677 reviews
.47 km away
Domino's Pizza
199 reviews
.52 km away
Oriental Octopus
291 reviews
.20 km away
Have More
471 reviews
.48 km away
Nearby Attractions
1,240 reviews
1.20 km away
Purana Qila
433 reviews
.98 km away
National Zoological Park of Delhi
456 reviews
1.29 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Nigel G
4 January 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from jsrvstv7 | Reviewed this property |
No, photography is not allowed.
22 December 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from iFlex |
No National museum is different from NGMA.
Simon J
25 December 2014|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from ParthUdayShah | Reviewed this property |
Please check their website "ngmaindia dot gov dot in" for timings and opening hours.