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City Museum

Sanskar Kendra Building, Ahmedabad, India
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Quite an interesting museum

Quite an interesting museum presenting the history of the city. Preparing for the trip, I had a... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2017
gentbrugg
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Moscow
A brief view of by gone era

- Located on the floor above the Kite museum, city museum gives the glimpse of history of Ahmedabad... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2016
Nikhil P
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Vapi, Daman and Diu, India
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Sanskar Kendra Building, Ahmedabad, India
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Reviewed 5 July 2017

Quite an interesting museum presenting the history of the city. Preparing for the trip, I had a strong belief that the city was founded by Ahmed Shah I in the XV century. Naturally, this period of history is presented in the museum very widely. But...More

Thank gentbrugg
Reviewed 24 October 2016

- Located on the floor above the Kite museum, city museum gives the glimpse of history of Ahmedabad via artefacts, paintings, folk art and craft , textile craft. It has got a n old weaving loom on display too. The old furniture has been aesthetically...More

Thank Nikhil P
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Here you can found collection of sculpture of old ahmedabad city, History of ahmedabad city and art, culture also. Kite museum is also located in the same place. Visit this place if you love history otherwise you can avoid.

Thank vps15
Reviewed 14 March 2016

It is a museum which includes art and culture of ahmedabad city. In this building one kite(Ahmedabad is famous for kite festival) museum is also there. Here you can find some architectural collection(monuments, chabutara-bird feeding pole, fountains, old fire engine etc. ) of ahmedabad city...More

Thank kvs05
Reviewed 31 January 2016

It is the local history muesum being managed by Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation. Its a huge red coloured building near NID Paldi and has separate sections for history, art, culture. Do visit if you have some spare time and interest in museums .You would need more...More

Thank VivekPilania
Reviewed 19 January 2016

I got to know about the city museum so decided to go for a visit. In fact I enjoyed the kite museum more then the city museum. The good part is that they do not charge anything for the visit. They have a number of...More

Thank Parisian700
Reviewed 27 November 2015

Just a namesake museum, there is hardly anything worth seeing here. There is a disfigured statue of Queen Victoria at the entrance and few statues scattered inside. The museum was supposed to depict the typical gujrati lifestyle but that is hardly displayed here. Avoid

Thank Frontiermail
Reviewed 9 October 2015

I had a strong sense of deja vu when visiting the City Museum in Ahmedabad as it is very similar to the City Museum in Chandigarh which was also designed by Le Corbusier. Whilst the Chandigarh one has been well maintained, the Ahmedabad one doesn't...More

Thank Koshkha
Reviewed 28 July 2013

One can visit this place along with Kite Museum. Kite museum is in the ground floor and City Museum is on the first floor. The museum is still being made. In few months time, it should be much more informative.

3  Thank Shrirang J
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