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5 Museums That Give Better History Lessons Than Books

5 Museums That Give Better History Lessons Than Books HolidayIQ

Want to show your children India's history and rich culture? The best way to do it is by actually taking them to see it. So, here are 5 famous museums handpicked by our HolidayIQ travellers which will take you back in time!

1. Delhi, India: Articles from pre-historic era to modern works of art at National Museum

Delhi, India: Articles from pre-historic era to modern works of art at National Museum
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HolidayIQ Reviewer Vijay chakradhar says, “Famous historical places: Red Fort, Qutub Minar, India Gate, Rashtrapati Bhavan etc Cultural Places: Akshardham Temple, Birla Mandir, Lotus temple etc. Museums: Great science Museum, Gandhi Museum, Nehru planetarium etc.” Read Full Review

2. Ahmedabad, India: The Calico Museum of Textiles

Ahmedabad, India: The Calico Museum of Textiles
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HolidayIQ Reviewer Vivek Sharma adds, “There are lot of places to visit where you can find peace. And all the places are worth a visit like Calico Museum of Textiles. ” Read Full Review
HolidayIQ Reviewer Sahil Arora says, “Ahmedabad is a good clean less crowded city. It has got many tourist attraction like Sabarmati Ashram, Riverfront, Adalaj Steep Well, Vintage Car museum and Kakaria Lake.” Read Full Review

3. Kolkata, India: Indian Museum- largest museum in India

Kolkata, India: Indian Museum- largest museum in India
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HolidayIQ Reviewer Sudipto Chatterjee says, “The Indian museum was wonderful. Went to see the Victoria Memorial, The Hoogly riverfront, millennium park, planetarium. For children, it's very nice to visit Nehru children museum as well as the Zoo” Read Full Review

4. Mumbai, India: The Prince of Wales Museum, collection of antiques from pre historic era.

Mumbai, India: The Prince of Wales Museum, collection of antiques from pre historic era.
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HolidayIQ Reviewer Sweety Kumari shares, “Gateway of India, National Museum, Haji Ali (if you're looking for a peaceful religious place” Read Full Review

HolidayIQ Reviewer Manish Malik shares, “Some things to do: visit the Gateway of India /Elephanta Island and Prince of Wales museum. ” Read Full Review

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5. Chennai, India: Government Museum learn about Chaulkyas, Chola and Vijaynagar

Chennai, India: Government Museum learn about Chaulkyas, Chola and Vijaynagar
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HolidayIQ Reviewer Fayyaz Mohamed says, “ There is a museum in Egmore and fort museum near Marina beach. Great places to visit” Read Full Review

HolidayIQ Reviewer Ashish Arsenalist says "Things to do around Marina Beach- the Lighthouse, memorials, statues, walkways, gardens and drives alongside the beach front. Government Museum Complex, Fort St. George, etc.Read Full Review

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