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Lok Virsa Museum

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Garden Avenue | Shakarparian Hills, Islamabad 44000, Pakistan
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You can take a look at Pakistani culture as much of the artifacts from variouss provinces of pakistan are present here.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank omerhashmi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum is located in the middle of a national park and is best accessed by car. Tickets (cash only) for foreign students was Rs. 250 ($1.89 or £1.47), whereas Pakistani students were charged Rs. 10 ($0.08 or 6p). Normal foreign visitors are charged Rs....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lok Virsa islamabad is a place surrounded by lush green dense forest where the cultures of Pakistan meet the style. In november every year there is a mela in which artists are gathered here from all the four provinces, kashmir and Gilgit Baltistan. I just...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

This is a great museum to visit, outlining the history of the many different people of Pakistan and it's provinces.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

If you are visiting Islamabad, visiting Lok Virsa Museum shall be a good experience. You will see cultural dresses, models of old houses, professions of old time and much more related to provinces of Pakistan. There you will also find sections of Central Asian States...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

As a foreigner I thought this was an excellent way to learn about the origins of Pakistani and other central Asian cultures. The collection of artefacts is impressive and gives a real sense of the artistic talents with which this country holds.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 11 October 2018

If want to get a flavour of entire Pakistan's culture, visit Lok Virsa Museum (LVM) in Islamabad. And you will be enthralled to see the rich and diverse civilizations and their vibrant cultures. It depicts stories of ppl belonging to dif areas and culture and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

This museum is certainly worth a visit. It offers an extensive overview of the cultural diversity of Pakistan and all the arts and crafts. If you have time to visit only one museum, this should be the one.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 31 July 2018

There is a very nominal entrance fee, and it was good to note that the entry fee for foreigners is much higher (still peanuts if you convert it into dollars!). The museum is surprisingly well laid out and well-maintained, so that it’s easy to go...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Visited with my family.must say an awesome contribution that provides a chance to get a glimpse of our culture.would love to visit time and again.

Date of experience: July 2018
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