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Calico Museum of Textiles, Ahmedabad

Categories: Specialty Museums, Museums
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3.9/5 based on 220+ reviews on the web
See one of the world's most remarkable collections of antique and modern textiles at Calico Museum of Textiles. The museum details India's extensive heritage of textiles and handicrafts, displaying pieces ranging from those worn by Mughal and provincial rulers to labor-intensive Kashmiri shawls. Take in the absorbing information about techniques and see exhibits on ritual art, temple hangings, and fabrics for everyday use. Advance booking is required. Use our Ahmedabad trip generator to add Calico Museum of Textiles and other attractions to your Ahmedabad vacation plans.
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  • Reservations are required (available on Internet) is that if fewer than capacity, the day jump also looks promising. Am, pm and two hours each. If possible, who also participated, I wanted to observe. So it will be overwhelmed by volume of exhibits. With a guide in English, understand not around, which is a slow and look at your own pace. (Comes with a watchdog several people) still lives up to the name of the Museum, works great to see.
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  • This textile museum has many old and rare textiles.It also has variety of products made of textile.This place will be perfect for a textile businessman. 
  • This place is very well maintained with peacocks freely moving and sculptures very well beautifully decorated. You need to book in advance as they take only limited number of visitors per day. You are...  read more »
  • Collections are wide and preservation is superb. Ancestral house of Vikram's Surabhi, doyen of space&atomic power. You need to book in advance . No entry fee
  • Come to this place and find how people with minimum technology used to find spirituality out of something as simple as a cloth...... See the ostentatious pieces of art, and get assured that there is REALLY someone called God, who provided the intuition and inspiration for these works of craft!
  • Must visit for people related to Textile. Advance booking is required, subject to availability with capacity of 20 people at a time / day. Cell phones, cameras / electronic gadgets not allowed.
  • Beautiful place lots of information about embroidery. I love this place.
  • Vipul Parjapati
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