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Government Museum

City Palace, Alwar, India
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Disappointing

You might as well save your time. The surrounding area is disgusting and the moth eaten exhibits... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2017
mani8kgm
,
New Delhi, India
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Worth seeing Museum

This museum is on the top floor of Alwar Courts. The ticket to see the museum is Rs. 20/- per... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2017
Baljinder Pal S
,
Patiala, India
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City Palace, Alwar, India
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Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

You might as well save your time. The surrounding area is disgusting and the moth eaten exhibits will make you sad.

Thank mani8kgm
Reviewed 19 March 2017

This museum is on the top floor of Alwar Courts. The ticket to see the museum is Rs. 20/- per person. This museum has three sections. The main attraction is the huge collection of historical swords, pistols, guns and canons. The collection of historical paintings...More

Thank Baljinder Pal S
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Located on the first floor of the City Palace, Alwar, the museum could have been a great attraction, had they kept up with the times in terms of maintenance and lighting improvement. The entrance ticket costs Rs 20 per head for Indians. Unfortunately, they do...More

Thank Rajiv B
Reviewed 5 March 2017

The museum has entrance charges and is good. Collections of swords and other equipments was the best one among all other things in museum.

Thank Amritansh4
Reviewed 7 January 2017

We visited the museum on our way to our stay in a resort in Alwar. At first site, you donot find any compelling factor to go inside as the entry is not too welcoming. For parking facility as well, you have to ask locals. Once...More

2  Thank pooja_negi27
Reviewed 2 January 2017

The museum has a decent collection of antiques collected from royal family. The collection is from different time periods, and many of them are undated. Due to the lack of description, visitors may not be able to gauge the value of the objects. The miniature...More

Thank PrachiChi
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Not much of an attraction. Located in a busy court place which is called as the city palace, but actually is a place where law practitioners stay and file cases. A turn off and no goer. Better to visit the nearby Bala quila

Thank anandkartaj
Reviewed 20 December 2016

This museum has a lot of antique things which can be enjoyed by adult as well as children. Just a 1/2 hr visit is enough.

1  Thank Abhishek5101
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

The museum is worth the visit. Plan at least 2-3 hours there are a lot of awesomeness to cover. It's among the richest museums you can see artefacts and pieces from the 12th century onwards. Beautiful craftsmanship in ivory and precious metals are a highlight....More

Thank not-a-big-city-girl
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

I have been to various Museums before it and each one had clear instructions regarding the permissibility of Photography or its prohibition, also whether a separate ticket is to be purchased for Photography, but this Museum had no such writing anywhere. When I clicked few...More

Thank a_singh_g
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