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Gujari Mahal Archaeological Museum

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Address: Gwalior Fort, Gwalior, India

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It is an archeologist dream.

Lots of very old artifacts and well displayed. The hightlight was a statue of a beautiful women which is kept behind glass and shutters to preserve it.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 29 September 2016
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Rotherham, United Kingdom

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Gujari Mahal is located in Gwalior Fort, in the district of Gwalior, in the state of Madhya Pradesh in Central India. The fort was built in the 8th century and the palace was established in 14th century. It was built by the Hindu Kings of India with materials such as sandstones and lime mortar. It is a hill fort with... More 

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Rotherham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Lots of very old artifacts and well displayed. The hightlight was a statue of a beautiful women which is kept behind glass and shutters to preserve it.

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Gurgaon, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Archaeological items are being maintained in an open air museum, which in itself is a place of rather high historical importance. Must visit.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

The museum, located inside an old palace, is a little hiden gem, clearly known to only a few. It has one of the best collection of sculptures in India, and one can enjoy them completely undisturbed, a rare privilege in the country. The state of upkeep is in line with the visitor numbers, last renovation must have been made in... More 

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New Delhi, India
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

How can artifacts be left out to the vagaries of nature? Pieces from our history were lying out in the sun or in non climate controlled rooms

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

Here is very good collection of Sculptures created around 1000 years or more, ruins of monuments conserved and you may feel richness of that era. Must visit for history lovers.

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016

Ancient monuments, artifacts, things used by Royal Families, Jain Teerthankar's idols and what not. This place is pretty interesting to see roots of Indian civilization.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016

located near the Kila Gate near the city entry of the fort. It has good collection of artefacts. this building used to be the palace of Mrignayani, the Gujjar queen of Raja Man Singh Tomar.

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Gurgaon, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016

Very good piece of historical structure. But an awful place to visit in summers. The temperature these days are around 34 degrees and there is no shade to stand. Even the outskirts does not have even a folliage to shade. Ince inside, it is cool. But the stairs are too dark and half of the CFL lamps are not working.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

This museum is situated beneath the hill of the Gwalior fort.It has a few rare sculptures.Worth to see.You may see it at morning then go to the top to see the fort complex.

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