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Taj Museum

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Address: Taj Mahal, Agra 282001, India
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Private Tour: 4-Day Golden Triangle Trip to Agra and Jaipur from Delhi
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Gives a completeness of Taj tour.

Located inside Taj Mahal complex, west-end. This is a must see for Taj Mahal visitors. Doesn't take more than 30 mins, but the arte-facts (farmans, coins, paintings etc) is worth... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Amar M
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

How is that possible that having such a wonder like Taj Mahal this kind of misery is offered to tourists?

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Located inside Taj Mahal complex, west-end. This is a must see for Taj Mahal visitors. Doesn't take more than 30 mins, but the arte-facts (farmans, coins, paintings etc) is worth seeing to imagine what life would have been during 1600s. Get that sense of completeness by visiting this place before you leave Taj Mahal Complex.

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Thank Amar M
Patiala, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Taj Museum, Taj Mahal. (District Agra, Uttar Pradesh) The museum was established in 1982 in the ground floor in western Naubat Khana, also known as Jal Mahal, with in the Taj Mahal complex. It is a double storied building having a quadrangle projection outside and is built on a raised platform.

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Thank princ512
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a small museum located to the west, inside the Taj Mahal complex. The entry fee is included in the main ticket price. It explains where the marble and gems used in Taj Mahal were sourced from, and offers insights about Shah Jahan, and the mughals in a simple way. It requires a small amount of time, but also... More 

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Pune, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Next to the Taj Mahal, within the same complex, is a building originally used as a Jal Mahal or Naubat Khana. This building now holds a small museum. There are no separate entrance charges to this museum and photography is not allowed inside. Even if it were, the light is insufficient to allow for any decent pics. The museum has... More 

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Thank iammanish2015
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The museum is situated to the left of the Taj Mahal and entry is free with your ticket - but so many people miss it! It is very small and I'd have liked more info on the construction of the Taj Mahal - however the beautiful Moghul illustrations make up for this - make sure you visit!

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Thank Holly W
Goa, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

It is a small museum located within the Taj Mahal complex. Only those interested in history and archaeology may find this museum interesting otherwise it can be avoided. However, there is no entry fee for visiting this Museum and quick visit can always be made. There are very few items on display. Photography is not allowed inside the museum.

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Thank ShvRm_Traveller
Bolton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Is fine to waste some time as it cost no extra after foreigner ticket. its mostly drawings and a few artifacts, nothing special

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Udaipur, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Taj Museum established in 1982 in the western Naubat Khana, also known as Jal Mahal. The Museum is in the Taj Mahal complex. In museum three gallery are their.

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Jaipur, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Its very beautiful everyone should visit it once in their lifetime. It is a real beauty and views are fantastic, old is gold. I would love to come here again if I get a chance with my whole family so that they can also enjoy this beautiful place, trust me its awesome.

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