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Jawahar Parvat, Darjeeling, Darjeeling 734101, India
+91 354 225 4087
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Really a place to visit and feel proud to see the adventures of all the Tenzing and Sir Edmund Hillary.Mountaineering Institute is within the zoo campus and is a nice very beautifully maintained museum cum activity centre. The Everest Museum which has material from various...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Mountaineering Institute is within the zoo campus and is a nice very beautifully maintained museum cum activity centre. There is an Everest Museum which has material from various expeditions including the first one by Tenzing and Edmund Hillary - very inspiring. Several pictures and artifacts...More

Thank Prasobh K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Must do if in Darjeeling very informative and interesting. Being a New Zealander and a former neighbour of Sir Edmund Hillary seeing the impact that Sherpa Tenzin Norgay has made was very moving

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really a place to visit and feel proud to see the adventures of all the Tenzing and party. a must see place

Thank shajichef
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good place to visit to be familiar with mountaineering activities and Great Mountaineer Tenzing's life style. Some of the rare photographs/ newspapers of Everest conquer is worth seeing

Thank abhay60
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Authority should give permission to traveler for explore the institution and there's entire activities deeply.

Thank pimple007
Reviewed July 28, 2018

Small place within Zoo, nothing much to explore. Unfortunately nothing wow factor being one of the famous sightseeing point.

Thank Bharat D
Reviewed July 20, 2018

Kids will enjoy and you will also feel energetic due to surroundings and environment. Must visit the museum.

Thank Sanjeev U
Reviewed July 19, 2018

It's nice to visit the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute to see a lot of things. I would love to visit again.

Thank Golam S
Reviewed July 11, 2018

Its a place I have visited the second time and the display truly is amazing with respect to mountaineering. Everyone should visit this place once.

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February 4, 2018|
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Response from SantanuC87 | Reviewed this property |
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April 12, 2017|
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Response from SubirChandra | Reviewed this property |
mainly govt. holidays followed by hmi. opening time 9am to 5 pm. for further information contact the phone no. of HMI:0354-2254083
April 12, 2017|
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Response from udayan_roy85 | Reviewed this property |
The entry fee is Rs. 50 for both HMI and the Zoo packed together. Camera fee is Rs. 10. The time depends on you. For ourselves, it took more than 3 hours to visit the two. Also there is a Natural History Museum in the zoo... More