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Address: Laxmi Vilas Palace Estate, | Next Motibaug Cricket Ground,, Vadodara 390001, India
Phone Number: 0265 2426372
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The Princely estate

For someone interested in history of the riches, this is the place. Major portion of the palace can be seen for a paltry entry fee of Rs 170. You get an audio player with language... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 24, 2015
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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38 reviews 38 reviews
21 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

For someone interested in history of the riches, this is the place. Major portion of the palace can be seen for a paltry entry fee of Rs 170. You get an audio player with language option of English, Hindi & Gujarati to select. The full tour is of 70 minutes but one can skip the commentary also. Finer details of... More 

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Vadodara, India
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Great collection of Ravi Varma's work and the Ravi Varma-like works. 19th and 20th Century art as collected by the Maharaja of Vadodara are at display. These guys surely had accquired great aesthetique eye!

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Chandigarh, India
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Just next door to Laxmi Vilas Palace, it is a place where excellent collection of origional paintings of Raja Ravi Verma,a 19th century painter.A section of it houses Chinese and Japanese porcelein artefacts.Some painting are 3D paintings which surprises you really.

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Vadodara, India
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

While moving to Vadodara, did not think that vadodara might have such a good historical place. The museum have many sculptures, paintings and potteeries. A nice place.

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Vadodara, India
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47 reviews 47 reviews
20 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

The ancient lovers can enjoy this place in Vadodara. Though there are not so many such places in vadodara, and so this place makes a mark. here there are lots of sculptures, paintings and potteries. Worth spending the time here.

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Vadodara, India
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

such a great historical assets. but it could be kept in a more presentable manner. need dynamic marketing for local awareness. anyway as a person, I am always proud to be barodian.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

The museum has got a great collection of paintings, sculptures and pottery from the erstwhile rulers of Baroda. The collection includes Raja Ravi Verma, Felici, replicas of some of the great works of art from Italy such as David and some great Japanese pottery and definitely worth visiting. There is not much description other than the name below the paintings... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

visitor if not come here it is incomplete tour to Baroda.The art treasure collected by Gaekawads is very precious.Superb paintings looking live and sculpture uncomparable Museum is unique and gives immence satisfaction after visit

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

must pay attention to the detailing of the palace carving and marble works. awesome golf course right in the center of Vadodara

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Borsad, Gujarat, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014 via mobile

Maharaja has a number of antique art of European art of the early 18 century. And 19 century. The most of art piece are well preserved in all manner. Recently the gallery has renovated to new interiors. It has also a lager number of collection of Chinese articles. Interesting art place around the state.

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