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Bangladesh National Museum

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Multi level museum

We didn't realise how big this museum was until we had been there for an hour or so. The museum is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sydney, Australia
Biggest Museum of Bangladesh

This is the biggest museum of Bangladesh which holds many items which displays the great heritage... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2018
Wasif H
Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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Shahbag, Dhaka City 1000, Bangladesh
+880 2-8619396
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 23 August 2011

We had to come back three times to finally get into this museum, as it always seemed to be closed: closed for lunch, closed for national holidays, closed for religious observances- any excuse, really. But in a city without too many compelling sights, you should...More

4  Thank camsean
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Reviewed 9 January 2011

For a young country like Bangaladesh the museum is quite big ...three floors of exhibits and good collections. There is one floor exhibiting the flora, fauna of the country ..also depicting the village life of people especially the tribals...the wild life is also represented well...More

4  Thank plpalani
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We didn't realise how big this museum was until we had been there for an hour or so. The museum is huge and spans over multiple levels. We made the mistake of not pacing ourselves properly so we spent quite a bit of time reading...More

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Reviewed 17 September 2018

Bangladesh Natiinal Museum is a National museum of bangladesh. It is biggest museum in bangladesh.There are storage historical documents,historical architecture,famous people used goods,liberation war document and goods and many famous fine arts etc. If you can go this place, i sure this day memorable for...More

2  Thank Travel-With-MSR
Reviewed 15 September 2018

located near dhaka university, easy to find. should visit if u wanna know about the country, people and culture. u need to buy a ticket and spend some time here.

1  Thank 435jalali
Reviewed 31 August 2018

If you don't have much time in Dhaka, visit this museum, it gives you a broad perspective on the country you are in.

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Reviewed 27 August 2018

Spend one day to know Bangladesh. This is the best place and must visit place for all to have idea about Bangladesh. History and culture all combined to give a great idea.

Thank Razib_Mahbubul
Reviewed 31 July 2018

This is the biggest museum of Bangladesh which holds many items which displays the great heritage and history of the land of Bengal.

Thank Wasif H
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Our history, culture and pride, all you can find here. My daughter's first visit and she absolutely loved the experience. It's a very big place and two to three hours visit recommend.

1  Thank andolon
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

The number of collections is quite a lot and the place showcases the history of Bangladesh in a nice manner.

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Reviewed 25 June 2018

The national museum is the place where everyone should go once in few years and also take your younger once to let them know about culture, history and science.

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Reviewed 28 May 2018

One will be impressed by the wide garden while walking towards entrance. There are plenty of collection during Moghol period. DG Mr. Fazle Latif improved a lot during his tenure. There are various cultural activity performed at the National museum present days.

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