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Town Hall, Opposite Horniman Circle | Shahid Bhagat Singh Road, Fort, Mumbai, Mumbai 400001, India
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Big history with the place, bilt by britsih in 18 century, work as town hall in eighteens, now a hugh international iberary, nominal fee, excellent photoshoot. worth visit.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Hitesh S
Reviewed April 7, 2019 via mobile

This place is heaven for those who love old buildings. The place was started building in 19th century and even today the building stand still. This shows excellent planning and quality of work in olden days. Do visit this place if you are at fort....More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 10, 2019

I took some of my family to this area & they could not believe how beautiful & well maintained these buildings were. Finally, people are taking care of them. Well done, they are a treasure.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Premolars208
Reviewed February 24, 2019 via mobile

This unmissable classical marvel has been the seat of learning and inquiry over the centuries. Recently it has become the favourite spot for photo shoots. You will find several students along with retired folk in Asiatic society and it’s treasured library.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed January 28, 2019

At Horniman Circle. its well-lit at night and quiet, Visit it during the day as its well kept and serene. Surely worth a visit for any tourist.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank BomiPardiwalla
Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

town hall is worth visiting. seen in many movies. Asiatic library ìs the biggest library and has largest collection of books. must visit

Date of experience: December 2018
Reviewed December 1, 2018

This probably is one of the most photographed place of the city. Even lot of movies re shot. It houses a a very nice library.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Shoeb M
Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

Asiatic Library is a part of Asiatic Society formed during british era for research and conservation of Indian past in several fields. Now the Asiatic Library is visibly little more active than the socity!. The 1804 A.D. Greco- Roman styled building atop a flight of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank manojoza
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

It's a beautiful and one of oldest libraries in Mumbai .The structure is grand , houses thousands of books and well maintained. The staff is a bit sluggish and laidback .A push is required to get your basic work done .Lots of complications if you...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank mohammedkadiyani
Reviewed July 31, 2018

I went to the Asiatic Society to study, and with the idea that it might be nice to be a life member. The library is very pretty, and I love to visit them and study in a new place, especially when I have a giant...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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