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Taj Museum

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Address: Taj Mahal, Agra 282001, India
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i thought the taj museum will be like a nice museum where i can take photographs and i can see more of the history of the taj. this is very small and just like a tiny hut. they... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Anish S
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

i thought the taj museum will be like a nice museum where i can take photographs and i can see more of the history of the taj. this is very small and just like a tiny hut. they do have a little details about how it was built and started, but ok, not great and not directed related to taj

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Thank Anish S
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is quite a small museum, detailing the history of Taj and its related events. Quite worth the time and no crowd at all.

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Thank Koushlendra Y
Rajshahi City, Bangladesh
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can entry here with the Taj ticket situated on ground of Taj. Not so impressive and poor light made me disappointing. You cannot take picture and i have not found too many relevance with Tajmahal.

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Thank Shushom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

There really isn't much to see here, it's included in your ticket to the Taj Mahal and in the grounds. There are small displays over three rooms and nothing relates to the Mahal.

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Thank Tom B
New Delhi, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The so called museum was quite shabbily kept. The display, cleanliness , and lighting needs improving.

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Thank MannuMalhotra
Stockbridge, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Very interesting. It gives pictures and sketches of the building of the great Mausoleum. However, there are no pictures allowed. It is free and on the grounds of the Taj Mahal.

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Thank AnneandJoetrips
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Taj Museum is a small museum located within the Taj Mahal Complex. The ticket price includes admission price for the museum. The museum hardly has any visitors as most of the visitors are focused on seeing the Taj itself. However a visit to the museum gives one a good insight into various interesting aspects of the Taj as to its... More 

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Thank Parwathi H
Chennai (Madras), India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Taj Museum is located in the Taj Mahal comples and is free to visit. It opens at 9:00 AM. It displays the construction materials, land materials and artificats of Mughal time. It gives you an idea about the history of the monument. We found it useful as we had our son curious to learn those facts.

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Thank AshokMela
Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

A must see in Agra along with all that one can put in holiday there. I had a wonder time and would advise anyone to visit Agra and the Taj Mahal and all of the other attraction that the city has to offer

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Thank dicktopps
Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
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Reviewed 20 March 2017

The Museum is located towards the western side and opens at 9:00 a.m., however considering the display at offer, its just a waste of time. Anyone who is very curious to know about the history of the monument can visit the same.

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Thank Akshat K

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