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Shankar's International Dolls Museum

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Address: 4 Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, New Delhi 110002, India
Phone Number: 91-11-3316970
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Its an unique museum which consists of different types of dolls ans that makes the place adorable for the small kids.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
stripathi
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New Delhi, India

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Kollam, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

If you are visiting Delhi with kids don't miss this place. Very well maintained museum of variety styles of dolls representing different culture and art forms of India and around the world. A tribute to Great Indian Cartoonist Sanker.

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its an unique museum which consists of different types of dolls ans that makes the place adorable for the small kids.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It is very interesting and informative museum for kids. They can see and culture and many more things for various countries and states of India.

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Mumbai
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016

True to its name, this place is a labour of love of one person... Love for cultures, love for people around the world, love for the human art of self expression. Here you'll find a neatly organised & very well maintained collection of Dolls & Cultural statues from every corner of the World as well as every state of India.... More 

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Thank SirNeerav
New Delhi, Delhi, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015

It is nice museum with various great collection of dolls and good way to know culture of various regions through the exhibition of museum. It is must visit for children 5-12 yr old children.

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Thank KirtiGoel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015 via mobile

I like the place large no. Of dolls from max. every country. We get to know how dressing sense change after every decade. Great place for kids but dolls are poorly managed. Dolls dress have a heap of dust there are few new dolls also. Photography is not allowed all around there are cameras. It is open till 5:30 pm.... More 

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Thank Queen A
New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2015 via mobile

In the era when internet was yet to become a part of our lives, places like the Shankar's Doll Museum provided into the lives of peoples and their lives across the world, through dolls from different countries. The museum has definitely seen better days and sadly, the exhibits and the place itself needs some maintenance now. During our visit, however,... More 

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Thank Sidhartha R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015 via mobile

I have been several times to Delhi but visited this place just last month This place is full of dolls You can see dolls from all around the world and from each state of india Must visit if you are with kids The collection is awesome They just need to maintain this on regular basis

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2015

SHAKAR DOLL MUSEUM – By name itself is place where Kids would like to Go … The Dolls Museum, is Just opposite ( ITO Metro Station ) near Pragati Maidan and its very Ideal place and not only for entertainment, It’s also an educational place for children. You will find more than 5000 Dolls from all over the world (... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015

It is a good museum and a very different one form the rest becuase of a diffrent concept.A amazing doll collection is there,speciallay recomnded for parents with kids aged between 4~8 years

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