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Address: Panjabari Road | Shankardev Nagar, Guwahati, India
Phone Number:
03612332665
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Come to this place for some walk and get a feel of the north east people and their customs Nd tradition. Well maintained for tourists and good place for time pass. They even have... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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34 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Its basically an art school and museum where you can see beautiful paintings and sculptures made mainly by the students of the school and other well known artists. If you have time, then you can watch the making of paintings/sculptures live. Its a vast area and divided into several buildings. I would recommend this place to everyone, especially to art... More 

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Thank basak_prosenjit
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26 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I go there often. Very energetic place with a natural beauty and so many things to see. Nothing boring to visit again and again. Cultural events are held here many times a month in here

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Thank Kangkan R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went there expectin just another museum like place...but dis place has to b visited if u r on a tour to northeast...t gives u a glimpse of various commnities here nd a nice place to hangout wid.. Evenin there was dance show showcasin all tribal dances nd twas a great experience.

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Thank Raeza F
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34 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Come to this place for some walk and get a feel of the north east people and their customs Nd tradition. Well maintained for tourists and good place for time pass. They even have a show in the evening but I couldn't see myself. Anyways drop in here if you are in guwahati and have some time to spend.

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Thank Vineet B
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208 reviews
202 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

This tourist attraction was built with an aim of exposing and exhibiting the exclusive culture and tradition of Assam to the outside world.The central Museum,an art gallery and an open air theatre are the main things that you must see here.

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Thank Singh56
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68 reviews
47 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

This is the best Museum in Guwahati. Tribal communities daily essential items are here. Bhupen Hazarika's Museum also here.

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Thank Amit P
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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179 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

the museum is great,the displays are interesting. a number of shows held here ,pl ask the counter for details. there are open grounds too for kids to play

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Thank sujatapant
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349 reviews
246 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

I'm a Japanese living in Delhi. Visited here on an ordinary Saturday. No festival, no dance. Still the museum looks unique as displayed items are somewhat unique to me. After all the state Assam is unique to me. Many displays entertained me. Thank you very much.

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Thank W7927SH_
Guwahati
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11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Srimanta Sankaradev Kalakshetra commonlyKalakshetra is a cultural institution in thePanjabari area of Guwahati, Assam, named after the medieval poet-playwright and reformer Srimanta Sankardev. It includes a cultural museum, library and various facilities for preserving, demonstrating and performing cultural items, besides a children's park. In addition to being Northeast India's largest cultural congregation, the Kalakshetra is also a major tourist spot in Guwahati. 

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Thank Devajit B
Guwahati, India
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34 reviews
21 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

This place is one of the best Grounds in this part of country, very well maintained by the Assam Government with a lot of cultural touch, halls, rooms, gardens, big open spaces. A lot of cultural events happens around the year. We were there for a picnic, booked a room and enjoyed the with a lot of activities, dramas, cinema... More 

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