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National Gallery of Modern Art, New Delhi
Categories: Art Museums, Museums
At National Gallery of Modern Art, inspect a collection of more than 14,000 works of Indian modern art. Established in 1954 by the government, the museum resides in a building that was initially home of Jaipur's maharajas. Explore the gallery, which houses splendid collections of paintings by artists such as Abanindranath Tagore, Rabindranath Tagore, Gaganendranath Tagore, and Raja Ravi Varma, as well as foreign artists including Thomas Daniell and his nephew William. The works range from mid-18th century up through the early 20th century. Besides the gallery, you can also visit the auditorium, theater, conservation laboratory, library, cafeteria, and the museum shop full of gifts and souvenirs. Plan your visit to National Gallery of Modern Art and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our New Delhi travel itinerary maker.
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Here is place for everyone which pulls a person to visit again and again to it. Many beautiful art and paintings are seen in a row..
Went to the gallery on a lazy saturday afternoon in Delhi. The Entry gate on Sher Shah Road provides free parking to anyone arriving by vehicle. The revamped gallery has its collections impeccably cur... read more »
Was nearby so visited the place . The place is definitely for art lovers ,though not a big fan but it was still interesting
Visited when they had the Amrita Sher-Gil exhibit. NGMA is a pretty good place to visit if you have a few hours at hand. They have a great permanent exhibit tracing the evolution of modern art in India - with pieces dating back to the British Raj.
Dr. Suchet Chaudhary
It's a time travel especially for the one's who have an eye for the art.. It's the best collection I've seen so far.
It's a fantastic place to visit for an art lover. One can see the whole history of Indian paintings and sculptures in chronological order. There are some truly great paintings especially on the top floors.
Bhushan Jha Jha
Bug aNd beautyful
Nice place for Modern Art Lovers. Photography is prohibited. There is nothing in Jaipur House this time.Security is very high. Photography is allowed only outside of building.
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