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Bharat Kala Bhavan

Varanasi Hindu University, Varanasi 221005, India
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The museum has a great collection of clay and bronze sculpture, paintings, silks and embroidered textiles.
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"miniature paintings"
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"great collection"
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"mughal"
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Reviewed 2 March 2018

This museum is located inside Banaras Hindu University (BHU), and open to the public. The collection of art and sculptures is impressive. It has a Rs. 20 entry fee.

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Reviewed 5 February 2018

The museum has more than 100,000 memorable collection. In the collection oldest archaeological materials, paintings, decorative art, costumes etc. The sculptures are very old.

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Reviewed 28 January 2018

The museum has sculptures, paintings, decorative objects and coins. Unfortunately, there is not much information besides these objects except for the coins section. One can get a very quick review of Indian history just in this section. It is too bad that you may miss...More

Thank Raju K
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Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Bharat kala bhawan is situated in bhu which is present in Varanasi.. Here I visit with my family..it is a historical place ..here many statue, old coin,weapon,etc are present.. Here dress and many books of Madam mohan malviy are present from which we getting more...More

Thank Sarveshsmita
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Reviewed 4 July 2017

A walk through the Kala Bhavan reminds you of how education institutions should contribute to the community. If a University can have this collection, it is not difficult to understand the respect it enjoys. i

Thank harismita
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

It's not known to many persons when they visit Varanasi but you must visit this place since it has a great collection. It's situated just opposite Faculty of Management Studies inside Banaras Hindu University Campus.

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Reviewed 1 May 2017

The building is inside the Benaras Hindu University and houses a museum. The collection here is very good and includes medieval weaponry, Mughal era arms, miniature paintings, sculptures, coins and so on.

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Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

The Bharat Kala Bhawan is in Banaras Hindu University campus which can be visited in office hours. This Museum is basically an Archaeological Museum where you can get a complete picture of the History, Culture and Archaeology of the Gangetic region and particularly the mystic...More

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Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Bharat kala bhawan is located in Banaras Hindu university. It's a great pleasure to visit this museum as it has a number of ancestral weapons which were used by raja and maharajahs. Many old silver and gold coins are kept there. It is very good...More

Thank Harshita S
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Reviewed 1 February 2017

It's a very good museum within BHU. Spread over 2 floors, would tale at least couple of hours to see, even for a casual visitor,

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