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Patan Museum

Royal Palace Complex | Durbar Marg, Patan (Lalitpur), Nepal
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4-Hour Swayambhunath and Patan Durbar Square Tour from Kathmandu
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3-Hour Private Visit to the Architectural City of Patan
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City tour of Bhaktapur and Patan Durbar Square
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It takes all three floors of the meticulously restored royal palace to cover thirteen centuries of Nepal’s religious art history; easily Nepal’s leading museum.
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  • Average7%
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Royal Palace Complex | Durbar Marg, Patan (Lalitpur), Nepal
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Patan durbar square is 5km (south- est from Kathmandu. Here you can see very beautiful architecture Temples and places.

Thank g3adventure
Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum is very informative and speaks for Patan very much. The displays are well explained and there is a sitting arrangement at the top floor from where you can gaze at the full area and relax. The Newar culture is also a big part...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came with a guide, it was wonderful. You can visit a royal palace and a museum on the square, also a monastery not far

Thank Enzo M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been here after 10 years, not much change still same environment, cleanliness and friendly people around, must visit while in Nepal trip

Thank Roxstha
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is very rich in finding and studying about history. The museum is full of traditional artifacts used or was available during the past. this place is packed with the information for all kind of people like history researcher, study savvy, traveler, archeologist and...More

Thank tokenofbites
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we visited the city, and the museum is a must, including the nearby royal buildings recently opened for public visit. The cafe in the museum backyard offers great juices and delicious nepalese food. service was excellent and the place is surrounded by the beautiful palace...More

Thank ditorresm
Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

This site is approx 20 mins drive from Kathmandu, architecture & crafts are bit different thank kathmandu & Bhaktapur. Though recent massive earthquake has destroyed a lot but restoration work is on, museum is worth visiting, good collection of history, pretty happening gathering for locals...More

Thank F0xtraveller
Reviewed August 7, 2017

Excellent temples and old buildings. There is some earthquake damage but it is still worth going to see. The admission fee is slightly high but worth paying. There seems to be a lot of activity and ceremonies most days.

Thank cottagechris
Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

Marvellous collection of old Buddhist and Hindu statues in a beautiful building. Comfortable seating area with a view onto Patan Durbar Square on top floor. After admiring the intricate workmanship of the Nepali master craftsmen you can enjoy a coffee or meal at the Museum...More

Thank Mark F
Reviewed August 2, 2017

After visiting the museum we have lunch with very nice views at museum cafe. It was not cheap, but the food was awesome and you can relax there before you contnue visiting Patan's "Amazing" Durbar Square

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