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Maharaja Fatesingh Museum

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Address: Laxmi Vilas Palace Estate | Next Motibaug Cricket Ground, Vadodara 390001, India
Phone Number: 0265 2426372
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It is a museum housed within the maharaja's palace (the Lakshmi Vilas Palace). It has belongings of the royal family. There are art belonging of the family from the foreign... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is a museum housed within the maharaja's palace (the Lakshmi Vilas Palace). It has belongings of the royal family. There are art belonging of the family from the foreign countries.

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Thank Ira S
New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They host a lovely collection of paintings by Raja Ravi Varma and lot of collectibles belonging to the royal family. The audio guide was a bit too descriptive and it got boring after a while. It is an hour long.The caretakers did a better job of summarizing it to us.

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Ahmedabad, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When you are visiting Laxmivillas palace this museum too. Its part of palace. Here you can found royal family paintings, pictures and other things they used. Also huge collection by kings from various region of india.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016

lost in the glorious history of the Gyakwad dynasty. visit will be fruitful for sure if you are a history lover.

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Vadodara, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016

Amazing collection of expensive items such as elephant teeth , royal marble pieces , and ornaments of king's period , must go once.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

Great collection of articles giving a glimpse of olden days lifestyles. Nicely maintained and one can easily spend 2-3 hours in this museum.

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Vadodara, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

Visited in October 2015. There are 11 Sections in the museum, Each of Section having unique historical story. With Headset of Museum , we enjoyed a full of history about Palace. Enjoyed a lot, Also a nice lawn at out side the museum, where people can take a pictures / Selfie. A Grand Masti Movie shooting is taken in this... More 

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Vadodara, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

Located in premises of LVP of Gaekwad dynasty, this Museum houses some of the priceless collection of Royal family most notably collection of one the greatest painter Raja Ravi Verma.

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Coimbatore, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

One of the best Museum to visit in Vadodara while visiting palace. We have been to this place couple of time to recollect the olden days.

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Nagpur, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

The museum is worth to see if you go to Laxmivilas palace in Vadodara if you are having inclination towards ancient things and out history

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