Bangladesh National Museum, Dhaka City

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At Bangladesh National Museum, see artifacts dating from prehistoric to present times. Start with a history lesson at the entrance hall, then head into the rooms, each of which displays and tells a different story. The first room displays a large map of Bangladesh and its 64 districts, while the rest of the museum displays artifacts and items devoted to archaeology, classical and contemporary art, history, natural history, ethnography, and world civilization. Take a look at one of the country's largest collections of arms and armor, and learn about the Bangladesh Liberation War. In addition, the museum has a rich collection of woodwork, metalwork, and embroidered quilts. Arrange to visit Bangladesh National Museum and other attractions in Dhaka City using our Dhaka City trip itinerary builder app .
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  • Nice of bengol,museum of Bangladesh. There have maney historical things included. Maney forigener came here every year to see. Students are teaches and saw maney historical things in here.  more »
  • The National Museum has a huge collection of ivory, metals, stone sculptures. Mainly the ivory collection in lthe museum is very rich,  more »
  • Very crowded on holidays and weekends. So best to go perhaps on work day. Collection is educational. Good to take children. But not very stroller friendly..so not suggested to take small children  more »
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  • Amazing Place To Have a tour Of Bangladesh's History and culture and Many More.. It's a Must Visit place if you are visiting Dhaka. Go On Give yourself a travel through Different Time and Space. You'll enjoy the vividly different articles, Artifacts, culture ,and so many more... Our History.
  • Amazing... There are so many nice places on the earth. They are scattered across the country. Every place has its own distinct features. Some places have scenic beauty in abundance while many are famous for their architectural wonders. In addition every person has different tastes, choices and likings. Several people enjoy the sight of scenic beauty; wooooooooooooow
  • Pros: 1. Largest museum of Bangladesh. 2. Very good collection of different items. 3. Some of the collections are very much antique & really nice to see. 4. Very good for family visits specially with kids. 5. During most of the holidays they are open. 6. Entrance fee is very much low comparing its quality. Cons: 1. Opens late at morning. 2. Staffs are not so much co-operative.
  • 1. very nice place 2. historical 3. enjoyable 4. learn various things 5. entry fee only 20 taka
  • One can find the history of Bangladesh here, starting from before Bangladesh was born, liberation war even the cultural progression of the country. The place is well decorated and well maintained. You will have a nice time and when you leave you'll have a vast knowledge of Bangladesh's history.

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