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Crafts Museum

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History is brought to life at this excellent museum, where artisans demonstrate traditional embroidery, weaving, carving and pottery.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Bhairon Rd, New Delhi 110001, India
11 337 1353
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All reviews indian crafts pragati maidan cafe lota gift shop open market village houses beautiful pieces on display worth a visit different parts different states art lovers interesting place couple of hours textiles exhibits artisan
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It's a beautiful calm place to run away from the crowded Delhi n that too in middle of the city! A good place for meeting with frnds with the backdrop of rich crafts n heritage around ... Lota restaurant adds to the charm of the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Shalu S
Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

I personally found this attraction a tad disappointing contrary to some of the reviews on-line. I also hate the way that the on-site vendors ambush you and then go for the hard sell

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AndrewC6259
Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

Very nice place to spend a few hours among Indian crafts and textiles. Loved the open ness of the place.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank schoudhury2015
Reviewed October 31, 2018

Good collection of old crafts, people of all age groups will like the place. Indoor crafts are a must see. If you are lucky then you might see some small mela happening where you will be able to buy first hand from the craftsmen/ women.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Mrinal Kanti D
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

This is a good place to spend around 2 3 hours with family and kids.. If you have a kid then it's an enjoyable place but I personally feel this place is not managed too well. You can get some of the exotic items of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank lipsaa2018
Reviewed October 10, 2018

So many tribal crafts and artifacts collected over here by museum guys....mind boggling display ifof craftsmanship. Truly incredible india

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Relax821271
Reviewed September 3, 2018

The Crafts Museum visit was fun for us and for the kids. Saw some really interesting works of art. Kids were quite intrigued.

Date of experience: February 2018
3  Thank PushExplore
Reviewed August 13, 2018

It's a great place to visit along with family and friends. One gets to see a lot of artisan work. We enjoyed and learnt a lot during this visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank AshishS3612
Reviewed August 1, 2018

There are about 15000 objects and to see such a variety one needs a few years . The gold leaf printed fabric of Rajasthan is something which is admirable . Governor Amolak Rattan Kohli

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank AmolakRattanK
Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

Really interesting museum of traditional crafts, housed in multiple buildings and with an outdoor area as well. If only it wasn’t 110 today. The main display has a cooling system and was small but very interesting. The textiles are separate in a run-down setting and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Picky2traveler
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March 20, 2018|
Response from anonymous055 | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you ask the Museum directly. I wish you luck.
Mukund K
December 19, 2017|
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Response from flotrowski | Reviewed this property |
I took photos outside. I don't remember about inside.