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Patan Museum

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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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Royal Palace Complex | Durbar Marg, Patan (Lalitpur) 44700, Nepal
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Reviewed 13 February 2019

The ancient city of Patan is known in modern terminology as the 'City of Fine Arts'. Well, my husband and I thought this might be a bit lite. The main square is filled with Hindu temples and Buddhist monuments. The Royal Palace pretty much dominates...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kathy V
Reviewed 5 February 2019 via mobile

This time we are in katmandu for our winter vacation and we are here in this museum its was our luck to see this museum and it was a beautiful place we enjoyed here soo much.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Anne upasana C
Reviewed 4 February 2019 via mobile

Hundreds of years its been thise temples were made and im lucky to se them.it seems like earthquake had affected it so so much.action should be taken soon.im lucky but my sons may not be the one

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 23 January 2019

I visited Patan on my day of flight from Kathmandu. Spent around an hour, which was great. I will return to Nepal in a long holiday. I recommend this place.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank thomasglaude
Reviewed 14 January 2019 via mobile

Patan in late afternoon was like going back in time. The museum is first class. The temples are stunning and you could even buy a prayer bowl as this is where the best ones are made... our group did a serious bit of shopping here!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sankes
Reviewed 31 December 2018

One of the best historical museums in India in my view. All subject matter wonderfully displayed and presented.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 28 December 2018 via mobile

Come in and learn about the restoration work to the Patan Palace, see the beautifully restored courtyards and galleries, and watch craftsmen working.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 25 December 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed my visit to Patten Durbar Square Museum. It is situated within Patan’s Durbar Square. As tourists you pay to enter the square (1000 rupees) which includes entrance to the museum. Museum undergone renervation in the last few years - took me about 1.5...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank GillHarman
Reviewed 20 December 2018 via mobile

I along with my friends decided to visit some of the old and UNESCO listed heritage site of Nepal. First off we drove to Patan, an old city located a few kilometers from central Kathmandu. The Patan durbar square was fascinating. Some of the old...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 19 December 2018

displays were outstanding, in museum in the Royal Palace complex, with many monuments in the main square and smaller ones in the surrounding. A bustling local and traditional spices, fruits and household goods market is adjoining to the square. 'Gardens' contained tent/shelters where men were...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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