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National Museum of Nepal
Kathmandu Top 1 in Must-Visit Museums

108 Reviews
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10:30-16:30 in summer, 10:30-15:30 in winter, 10:30-14:30 every Monday (regardless of season), stop selling tickets half an hour before closing; not open on Tuesday.
Recommended Sightseeing Time: 1-2 hours
Address: Museum Road, Chhauni, Kathmandu
Phone: +977-1-4271478 +977-1-4271504

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Narayanhity Palace one of the famous national museum in Kathmandu. The current Narayanhiti Durbar was built by King Mahendra in 1963. It is the former royal palace and decleared as a national museum in the federal republic system.

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Additional Information


The National Museum of Nepal is located not far from the south of Swayambhuna Temple. It houses a historical pavilion and a Buddhist pavilion. It is a good place to learn about Nepalese history and culture and appreciate Buddhist art. The museum was founded in 1928 and was originally named Chayousik Khana, which literally means "the stone house that stores weapons and ammunition."
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