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Archaeological Society of India Museum

Gaya Center, Bodh Gaya 824231, India
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Ancient History.

I really like this place , Because the good is it related to our indian history and as well as the... read more

Reviewed June 16, 2017
Pintu S
Don't miss if you are in Bodhgaya

Visit at opening time, 9 a.m.: you will find it almost empty. Unusually for government facilities... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2017
Durgapur, India
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Gaya Center, Bodh Gaya 824231, India
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Reviewed June 16, 2017

I really like this place , Because the good is it related to our indian history and as well as the religious sculptures.

Thank Pintu S
Reviewed March 4, 2017

Visit at opening time, 9 a.m.: you will find it almost empty. Unusually for government facilities, the staff was most courteous. Houses a large and diverse collection of 'Nalanda' style artifacts and idols from the Gupta and Pala eras, well-labelled and tastefully displayed. A special...More

Thank CSuvro
Reviewed January 5, 2017 via mobile

Houses the remains of the protective barrier that originally surrounded the Bodhi tree. Built under Asoka who initiated the Buddhist pilgrimage to the site. Additional fine Buddha figures. Only 5 rupees.

Thank Brannon W
Reviewed October 13, 2016

A interesting place to visit if you are in Bodhgaya. Not Allow to take pictures inside. The collection is not large, but quite special.

Thank RicardoSantanna
Reviewed September 4, 2016

Any museum tells about the history of a place-- how it was built, preserved and finally destroyed. India has many religious sites- specially the Buddhist sites- which were conceived, constructed and maintained in a grand manner but to be destroyed by fanatics. Bodh Gaya is...More

Thank PKTMumbai
Reviewed April 17, 2016 via mobile

A museum that showed the sculptures found in Bodh Gaya. It's a very small museum. Entrance was about 100rps for foreigners.

Thank J. Meng H
Reviewed March 21, 2016

This is a small museum but has a good collection relating to Buddhism. Idols of Buddha & related materials are kept properly and are very informative.

Thank sudhir k
Reviewed February 13, 2016

The Archaeological museum of Bodhgaya preserve the sculptures and valuable antiques.All shifted from excavation and conservation work in the entire historical area of Bodhgaya. Strongly recommended to go any official day except Friday and Holidays.

Thank thawaitrajkumar
Reviewed February 5, 2016

This small museum is a short walk from the Mahabodhi Temple past the Deer Park with no deer or wildlife. There is a rs10 entry fee and no photography. There is a clean toilet and it is a relaxing empty space if you want time...More

Thank Sneardles
Reviewed January 9, 2016

Very good place to explore about the journey of lord Buddha and Bodhgaya, it is a remarkable place to visit.

Thank HimanshuRanjan
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