Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel MuseumCurrently Closed
- Address: Anand - Sojitra Rd, Karamsad, Ahmedabad, India
- Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
- Ticket Price: Free
- Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
- Tags: Museum, Castle, Historical Site, Architecture
Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Museum - Review
This national museum is housed in the Moti Shahi Mahal in the Shahibaug area. It was constructed between 1618 and 1622 for the Mughal crown prince Khurram, then governor of Gujarat, who later came to be known as Emperor Shah Jahan. It later fell in the hands of the British Raj. In 1878, the great Bengali poet Rabindranath Tagore stayed here when he was only seventeen years old and this building served as an inspiration behind his story The Hungry Stones.
Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Museum Information
- Admission is free.
- The laser shows that happen in the museum are quite a show stopper.
How To reach Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Museum by Public Transport
- Valasan bus stop
- Papaji Tirth bus stop
Restaurants Near Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Museum
- Ankit Burger
- Hot n Spicy
- Noon n Night
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well maintained museum, large number of historical photograph with information, good experience, history students must visit
it is a fabulous historical place to visit in bardoli it has some history about bardoli , sardar vallabhbhai patel and our ' jan satyagrah'.