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National Gallery of Modern Art

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Address: Jaipur House, India Gate | Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India, New Delhi 110003, India
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+91 11 2338 4640
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Tue - Sun 09:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: Yes
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This quiet museum houses an excellent collection of modern Indian art but...

This quiet museum houses an excellent collection of modern Indian art but is rarely crowded.

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A comprehensive view of modern Indian painting

Well organized, representative exhibition of Indian art in the last two centuries. Spectacular. Few people during the week in February so very comfortable to visit. Simple, clean... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Antony S
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Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Well organized, representative exhibition of Indian art in the last two centuries. Spectacular. Few people during the week in February so very comfortable to visit. Simple, clean cafeteria.

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is nice, and has some of the contemporary art on display. Though I am not a expert on the subject, but I like to installation outside, especially a treed made up of utensils. Also like the big Madhubala painting inside.

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Good to see the Modern Art Gallaery. The inhouse is very neat & clean and calm. You will feel relax during visit.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The NGMA Delhi has one of the best art collections you'll ever see, not to mention a memorable experience each time. A must see for art lovers and enthusiasts.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Boring place for people who don't find Art and painting interested .... but at least I can say I have seen paintings of MF Hussain....

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Its a very interesting place to even just spend sometime here and see all that it displays. Hope they improve it more and make it user friendly.

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

peaceful place, sensible arts and love the ambiance of it, you should visit here once in a while. have fun

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The gallery is amazingly well in terms of it's layout and exhibits and of course the location. Those who have interest in art would fall in love with the place for sure. Some of the items at display are unbelievable because of the medium and colour combinations, especially some of the older art items. There are guided tours at stipulated... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

In a serene compound in New Delhi, a quiet museum across numerous buildings. A temporary Jitish Kallat retrospective is excellent.

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Those who loves to collect modern art and interested to watch modern art in pleasant location go that place....i use to go few times back and planning to go again.

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