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Narayanhiti Palace Museum
Top 4 in Must-Visit Museums

37 Reviews
Thu - Mon 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Recommended Sightseeing Time: 1-2 hours
Address: Durbar Marg, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
Phone: 01-4227844

What people are saying:

The palace building is elegant and solemn, exhibiting Nepal's former prosperity and foreign policy, coexisting under all countries. King Bīrendra Bīr Bikram Shāh introduced a multi-party system to promote democratic reforms in the country. There are parliament rooms in the palace, etc., which makes people feel the democratic reforms in Nepal. This is also where the Nepalese royal family shooting took place. You can visit the place where the incident occurred and feel the tension at the time. However, the exhibits are in disrepair. It was transformed from the palace of the previous king and lies in the center of the city. Opening hours are 11 noon to 3 pm. If you want to visit, it is recommended to line up early. Bags need to be stored. Mobile phones cannot be brought in. Security checks are required. The museum introduces the life of former kings and the rooms where foreign heads of state were received.



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  • 999jlnk

    Palace of King .

    Surprisingly interesting place to see where so much history has taken place. It shows various rooms where the king and his visitors Stayed as well as the site of the massacre. There is explanation in ...

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  • W9844KJmanojs

    A memorable place

    After the inside visit of the Narayanhiti Palace, it makes you think of another way of living of the King and Queen at that time.

    Reviewed on /Date(1579555652000+0800)/
  • leanned727

    just in memory

    it was very good to see all the old monument of the Royal Kingdom of Nepal. Also very sad to know about the Royal Massacre in 2001. But, the preservation of the museum is good

    Reviewed on /Date(1579379022000+0800)/
  • BholaBanstola

    'Reminder of History'

    Remains and recollection of Saha Royalty with and the kingship that was in Nepal for some centuries. One of the places to visit.

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  • LovingNepal
    Kathmandu, Nepal

    Visit to Narayanhiti Palace Museum

    Well worth the 500 rupees entry fee. Be prepared for lots of taxidermy - tigers and leopards especially but also foot/sitting stools made out of elephant and rhino feet. The scale of everything, inclu...

    Reviewed on /Date(1577845278000+0800)/

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