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Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya - National Museum of Mankind

Shamla Hills, Bhopal, India
+91 755 266 1458
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Best educational and cultural place.

Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya is the best place of Bhopal. It shows the culture of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Akhilesh R
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Must See : Well Developed

It is a well kept museum exhibiting evolution of mankind, showcasing tribal life styles. Must for... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
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Shamla Hills, Bhopal, India
+91 755 266 1458
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya is the best place of Bhopal. It shows the culture of different tribes of India, their house, their living method.

Thank Akhilesh R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a well kept museum exhibiting evolution of mankind, showcasing tribal life styles. Must for children to visit.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Its an interesting place with concept which is very different from typical museums. Lot of interesting things to see but you need to walk a lot to see those. Not advisable if you are going with infants or seniors. Try to go in winters because...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A gigantic open museum less than 2 km away from famous Tribal museum of Bhopal. As name suggest, museum try to show different aspects of man’s life during prehistoric or centuries back. Many of the special hut(shelters) of tribal in different parts of the country...More

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Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

A very good place to know about indian traditional culture, a place that represents whole india. Asia's largest museum which shows everything about live culture.

Thank saurabh a
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

This is a anthropology museum located in bhopal ..this place tells the story of evolution of man and culture..it is generaly closed on monday

Thank durex p
Reviewed 13 October 2017

This national museum is spread over 200 acres of land. Here evolution of mankind and their culture display with reference to India.

Thank vps15
Reviewed 5 October 2017

a great open museum for spending time alone or with groups alike! Especially in non summer months a great hangout

Thank nanshar
Reviewed 3 October 2017

A very well conceived and implemented open air museum; a variety of tribal cultures and in very natural and scenic settings; one can spend at least half a winter day wandering around this Sangrahalaya

Thank 323havefun
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya is a must visit place. the collection is very good and provides some important informations.

Thank Kunja Bihari M
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Response from AtulKB | Reviewed this property |
Taking pictures should not be a problem, you can pay camera fee. However, it would be best if you take prior appointment with senior staff member to get more information concerning your project.