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Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya - National Museum of Mankind

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IGRMS is a gorgeous place to visit for people interested in the culture of India, tribes and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Discard J
Mumbai, India
manav shagrahalay

Entry fee Rs.50/=. a 1.5 km approx. walking along the road.can go by a car or two wheeler upto the... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2018
kashinath h
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Shamla Hills, Bhopal, India
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

IGRMS is a gorgeous place to visit for people interested in the culture of India, tribes and ancient Indian history. It has entire galleries devoted to Indian tribes and their culture, along with a few very realistic models of the houses they live in. The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Discard J
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Entry fee Rs.50/=. a 1.5 km approx. walking along the road.can go by a car or two wheeler upto the entrance of museum.Car/Two wheeler can be parked in front of museum. Good to see around the place

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank kashinath h
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

This is a huge museum depicting India's different cultures and people. Each and every artefact is properly explained and the huge house structures created are fascinating. Minimum 2 -3 hours required to visit and recommended to have a vehicle.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ShrenikAjmera
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya is all in one museum. One can see here from science and technology to evolution of man; Cultures of different regions of India to to masks, houses and kitchens of India. Different programs are regularly held at this museum. It...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank puneeth20
Reviewed 15 October 2018

The Indra Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya is a very unique museum spread over an area of 200 Acres. The museum focuses on anthropology with reference to origin of mankind and the tribal culture.One needs at least 2-3 hours of visiting time to do justice to...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

This museum is a wonderful place particularly for the parents to provide an insight to the children about the evolution of humans over the last few centuries. Strongly recommended.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 28 September 2018

Here you feel the experience of evolution of man over centuries . The collection of material and the display are praiseworthy . One must visit to experience it . Governor Amolak Rattan Kohli

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank AmolakRattanK
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya also called National Museum of Humankind or Museum of Man is an anthropology museum which is accessible from the Lake View Road as also from the side of Demonstration School in Bhopal. I visited it with some colleagues recently and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank chow69
Reviewed 27 August 2018

This place is knowledge,culture plus entertainment.This is one place you require whole day to visit.Built on the hills.It gives glimpses of different cultures of the country.House of naga tribe to a kerala boat house.You will love this place if like to know more about our...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank shariqueniazi
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

The place is rich if you have an appetite to learn about Indian cultures and traditions, especially the rural areas of India. It is not a museum per se, but a field of different traditions on display. I would advise to take half a day...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Response from YajnaseniR | Reviewed this property |
Timing is from 10 AM to 5.30 P.M.
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Response from AtulKB | Reviewed this property |
Taking pictures should not be a problem, you can pay camera fee. However, it would be best if you take prior appointment with senior staff member to get more information concerning your project.