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National Gallery of Modern Art

Open today: 09:00 - 17:00
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This quiet museum houses an excellent collection of modern Indian art but is rarely crowded.
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Jaipur House, India Gate | Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India, New Delhi 110003, India
+91 11 2338 4640
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This visit was very knowledgeable for me. Got to know many things during this visit to the National Gallery.

Thank Ashish S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the museum has all sort of art work from the ancient time to the present art form . a must visit to the museum when you in delhi .

Thank mehtarakeshkumar56
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The actual palace is currently under renovation and the exhibits are located in the modern buildings. We took the free tour and the guide was simply excellent. He took us to several parts of the exhibit and shared with us a very well prepared and...More

Thank Witoldzio
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the National collection you will find the paintings of renowned Indian artists like Raja RaviVerma, Amrita Shergill and Jamini Roy and others . The gallery also has retrospective shows of Indian and International Artists . Governor Amolak Rattan Kohli

Thank Amolak Rattan K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lots of art have been kept here to see the visitors. This is very clean gallery. Many facalities are available like drinking water and washroom.

Thank Chandan P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was expecting actual MODERN ART but saw paintings mostly from the 1700-1800!? If you want to see actual MODERN art dont go here for that. A few paintings from 2000 but thats about it. Not really worth the 500 rupees for us foreign tourists.

Thank ganesh79
Reviewed 2 July 2018

What began as a Summer Holiday activity turned out to be a family's day out filled with fun and masti. Located on the India Gate Circle, Best way to reach besides your car is by Metro. Mandi House or Central Secretariat. A Uber/Ola should cost...More

Thank Roopam S
Reviewed 30 June 2018

A well organized gallery operated by a Government Ministry. A nominal entrance fees, interesting for those who follow modern art.

Thank nik_0107
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

I went to see the paintings by Amrita Sher-Gil. They had a dozen or so of her works hung together, but the lighting was poor. One had glass and no matter where I stood, I couldn’t get away from the reflections. A few others had...More

Thank Picky2traveler
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

A place very modern, well curated and representative of the history of art leading up to the contemporary. Not very crowded but that has to do with the position of art in Indian mind space. That day when we were visiting the entry gate were...More

1  Thank Kat_Dev_Indra
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Nigel G
4 January 2018|
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Response from jsrvstv7 | Reviewed this property |
No, photography is not allowed.
22 December 2015|
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Response from iFlex |
No National museum is different from NGMA.
Simon J
25 December 2014|
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Response from ParthUdayShah | Reviewed this property |
Please check their website "ngmaindia dot gov dot in" for timings and opening hours.