Lothal, Ahmedabad

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  • Address: Saragwala, Gujarat 382230, Ahmedabad, India
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Ancient Ruin, Historical Site, Family And Kids, Town, Archaeological Site
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About Lothal, Ahmedabad

An ancient town located in the sound corner near the city, Lothal is a place for explorers, archaeologist and basically anyone who is curious and into the finding of history. The place is perched on the Gulf of Combay which was once the flourishing trading centre for ancient civilisations, most probably the Indus Valley Civilisation and draws a lot of visitors every year. The village has various archaeological sites with ruins of ancient times depicting the various aspects of their culture. It is also home to the very popular Lothal Archaeological Museum which was brought forth in 1976 to display the excavations of the prior years. It has a total of three galleries depicting the works of various artists and their conjectural idea of Harappan civilisation. The items that are displayed here includes beads, terracotta ornaments, shell, ivory objects and the likes along with enchanting handmade small figurines and potteries providing a peek into their culture. The place also has a small library and a publication counter where you can get everything you might need to know more about these archaeological findings.

Lothal Information

  • Keep plenty of water with you.
  • Wear sturdy footwear.

Lothal Ticket Prices

  • Lothal Old Town- Free Entry

Lothal Archaeological Museum:

  • Adults- 2 INR
  • Children upto 15- Free

Lothal Opening and Closing Hours

Lothal Archaeological Museum:

  • Saturday to Thursday- 10 AM to 5PM.
  • Closed on Friday.

How To reach Lothal by Public Transport

  • By Car or Taxi.

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  • Really good experience but here require guide people for understanding all about Lothal site town and port

  • Lothal is a good place and historical place of our gujra.

  • It's historic beauty is very hard to appreciate seeing that most of it is destroyed however once you understand it you will love it

  • Lothal is a good place for history..

  • One of the great example of how advanced our old civilizations were.

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