Namgyal Institute of Tibetology, Gangtok

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Learn about the rich heritage of the Tibetan cultural area at Namgyal Institute of Tibetology. The research organization holds a museum of Tibetan art and culture, as well as the largest library of relevant works outside of Tibet--some of them hundreds of years old. Inspect a wealth of artifacts in the museum, including ritual objects, paintings, and manuscripts. Be sure to look in at the souvenir shop for books, artifacts, or jewelry to take home with you. Add Namgyal Institute of Tibetology to your Gangtok travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Gangtok itinerary planner.
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  • August 18, 2017
    With the LTWA at Dharamsala, this one is the greatest treasure house of Tibetan works especially from the central Tibetan regions. A must of all tourist, it is a museum, archives and a tourist center.  more »
  • July 27, 2017
    One of those rare museums in India which is well maintained and not too overwhelming... its quite interesting though...  more »
  • July 26, 2017
    In this institution we were able to see many different types of old paintings and many other historical artifacts which were kept to display. This is a small but beautiful museum.  more »
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  • June 18, 2017
    Real my awesome. I went and got nice experience e.
  • July 16, 2017
    Great place to witness Tibetan artifacts, sculptures etc.
  • June 30, 2017
    Very good museum with lots of artifacts from Tibbet
  • July 10, 2017
    The collection of the museum is really too good.
  • March 3, 2017
    Great insights into the life of Gautam Buddha and origin of Buddhism. Skip the souvenir store.

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