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Review of Bharat Kala Bhavan

Bharat Kala Bhavan
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US$145.00*
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2-Night Private Tour: Spiritual Varanasi Tour
Ranked #36 of 110 things to do in Varanasi
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Owner description: The museum has a great collection of clay and bronze sculpture, paintings, silks and embroidered textiles.
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

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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 city of Varanasi. The gallery are thematically arranged. The Nidhi gallery is open only at 12.00 pm to 04.00 pm. This gallery is having display of some precious and rare objects of medieval times with some mughal object. Rest gallery is open till 05.00 pm from 10.00 am. This is a ticketed museum but of minimal charges. If you are visiting to Varanasi, visit to the museum will be worthwhile. Minimum 2 hrs will be sufficient to a layman. New Vishwanath Mandir is just less than a kilometer on same road.

Thank Amit R
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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 in terms of educational trip for school students.

Thank Harshita S
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