Stok Palace Museum, Leh

3.6
#2 of 9 in Museums in Jammu and Kashmir
Head to one of India's royal residences and take in views of surrounding majestic snow-capped mountains at Stok Palace Museum. The Ladakhi royalty of the Namgyal dynasty of Ladakh once used the 19th-century Buddhist monastery as their home. Today it serves as a residence of royal descendants, as well as housing a museum that exhibits weapons, clothing, and jewelry of past kings and queens. Make advanced reservations before visiting the palace. Using our international travel planner, Leh attractions like Stok Palace Museum can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
Create an itinerary including Stok Palace Museum
map
Stok Palace Museum Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 3.5
213 reviews
Google
4.2
TripAdvisor
  • A place to see Rich Ladakhi culture. It is a small museum with intriguing collection of Buddhist art, weaponry, coins, seals, thangka paintings, other items from the royal household, but the best of t...  more »
  • You may visit if you have time and interest. We liked it. This place tells you Ladakh's royalty, infact royal family lives here hence many parts are private and restricted.  more »
  • A nice clay palace on the Stok region of Leh, the Stok palace, offers a beautiful panoramic view of the Ladakh valley. A perfect retreat in the valleys, rooms are available ( on request ) for staying....  more »
Google
  • A lovely tiny musuem offering a quirky glimpse into the rulers of a remote part of the world
  • One of the good destination in Ladakh. Dinning in Royal kitchen is expensive :)
  • A heritage palace, the present royal family still stays here, has a great view.
  • Fantastic place. Restaurant is good with scenic beauty.
  • Stok Palace and Museum - extremely well maintained and the Guide tells you the whole story of Namgyal Dynasty. . Still, Queen and her family resides here.
Places to stay near Stok Palace Museum

Plan your trip to Leh

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans to Stok Palace Museum by other users

8 days in India BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 36 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in India BY A USER FROM CANADA August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 16 days in India BY A USER FROM ITALY June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 45 days in Ladakh BY A USER FROM INDIA June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in North India BY A USER FROM INDIA June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in North India BY A USER FROM INDIA June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in North India BY A USER FROM INDIA June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Ladakh BY A USER FROM INDIA August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Leh BY A USER FROM INDIA September, outdoors, relaxing, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Leh BY A USER FROM INDIA June, culture, romantic, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, romantic, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Ladakh BY A USER FROM INDIA October, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans