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Address: Dr. Annie Besant Road | Worli, Mumbai (Bombay) 400018 , India
Phone Number: 24964676
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Description: Built as a tribute to Nehru, the first prime minister of independent...
Built as a tribute to Nehru, the first prime minister of independent India, this science museum includes a planetarium, art gallery, library, cultural center and permanent, 14-gallery exhibit called Discovery of India.
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Discovery Of India

The Nehru Centre at Worli has a permanent Discovery Of India exhibit on the first floor which is free for entry for all. On one side, there is a life history of Jawaharlal Nehru... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 11, 2015
Pallavi K
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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64 reviews 64 reviews
34 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

The Nehru Centre at Worli has a permanent Discovery Of India exhibit on the first floor which is free for entry for all. On one side, there is a life history of Jawaharlal Nehru from his birth, education, return to India, participation in the freedom struggle, etc. There are some unique photographs including one with George Bernard Shaw and Albert... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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43 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

beautiful museum that talks about the country pre & post independence. Anyone keen to understand the legacy of pandit Nehru, this is the place to go. The experience is worth carrying with you. remember it is not one of those museums where you could just walk around. you will have to spare 3-4 hours to see through the entire place.... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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71 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

I consider this a hidden gem, as many are unaware of it. They often visit the Nehru Planetarium, without walking up to the first floor to visit the India Discovery Centre located just adjacent to it. This is truly a place where you either discover things you never knew about or know more about things you just knew fleetingly. India's... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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24 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

it was a great time spent there when i was a kid and inside out the building was spectacular, there was some kind of exhibition inside was nice too and outside great for taking pictures.

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Mumbai
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Nehru Centre is a memorial to Pt. Jawahar Lal Nehru, who symbolised the ideals of enlightened curiosity, scientific temper, secular values and a faith in the people of India. The purpose of this Centre is to promote the teachings and ideals of Nehru through educational and cultural programmes. The Centre organises scientific, cultural and educational activities and has a fantastic... More 

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New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Nehru center in Mumbai it is one of the largest interactive center it is located in Worli..Beautiful arcitecture building.Big inside space n very well maintained.The front garden is excellent.Lovely restaurant inside

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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43 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Had visited Nehru center for exhibitions during childhood and was amazed by its round structure... now i work closeby and it still pleases me to see this building daily. Lots of exhibitions are advertised and conducted here...

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

One of d best science centres in india with a unique building design.needs to be maintained better but u can till njoy d history n science n learn a lot of stuff. Do ensure u take ur kids with u as thrs a lot of informative stuff on display.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

i have been there long time ago still i remember that day awesome place. the place has a very big conventional center too... visited this place around 2008-2010

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

This can be an excellent place to visit and spend a good quality time with lot of learning. But absence of Air conditioned environment and non function of many equipments takes the fun away.

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