National Children's Museum Delhi

National Children's Museum

"National Children's Museum- A Worth Visiting Place"

National Children's Museum located in Bal Bhawan Complex is a different and exciting world for kids in Delhi.

Designed on a specific note of understanding child psychology better, the foundation of this museum was made exclusively keeping children in mind. It aims at imparting education of India's culture, life and tradition among children.

The museum houses a large collection of toys, dolls, art & craft material, traditional jewellery, and currency from different countries.

There are permanent galleries in which various aspects of Indian tradition, history, and arts are highlighted. These galleries include:

Hamara Bharat: It represents a panorama of Indian lifestyle, its thriving culture, prosperous art and craft, peek into rich culture, religious diversity and advancements in Science & Technology sectors.

Surya: Incepted in 1996-97 the Surya or the 'Sun' gallery is a unique gallery in India. It showcases the Sun not only in Indian cultural context, but also fondling the concept of the 'Sun' in other nations as well as civilisations where it has been esteemed mainly in Egypt, China, Mesopotamia, Greece and so on.

Gaurav Gatha: Founded by Smt. Sushila Patel, Gokhale, this gallery has a series of miniature dioramas portraying India's glorious past, its battles, its culture, victories, its legends and traditions. It also showcases its struggle for freedom, social reforms, its renowned leaders and above all, its incredible spirit of unity in diversity.

Temporary Exhibitions Gallery

There is also a temporary exhibitions gallery where the theme based exhibitions are held from time to time. The exhibitions that it displays are related to Children's creative works, which takes place annually. This exhibition is completely related to kids' creativity.

Nearby Attractions  

The National Children's Museum is surrounded by many tourist attractions nearby. So after a visit of the museum, a visit to nearby attractions will lead to a refreshing day out!

Historical places, shopping sites, eating joints and hotels dotting around are truly going to make your day worth the visit.

If you are longing for a classy gourmet meal , visit the nearby Udipi restaurant on Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, and Hotel Inter Continental in Connaught Place.

If you want to taste the local street foods, take a visit at the roadside food stalls.

Location: Bal Bhawan Complex, Kotla Marg

How to Reach: You can either catch buses from different bus stops or can take auto rickshaws, taxis or metro.

Nearest Metro station: Mandi House Metro Station

Timing: 9:00 AM to 5:30 PM (Sunday and Monday Closed)


Mode of Travel:
National Children's Museum
1 Kotla Road, Near I.T.O. New Delhi
Near by Metro
Pragati Maidan

Nearest Shops

Mandi House
Shop No-26, Babar Road, Mandi House, Delhi 110001
Connaught Place
M-13, Connaught Place, Delhi 110001
Connaught Place
107, Connaught Place, Delhi 110001
Connaught Place
19-E, Connaught Place, Delhi 110001
Connaught Place
55, Connaught Place, Delhi 110001

Nearest Restaurants

Bengali Market
Shop No: 23, 24, Bengali Market, Tansen Marg, New Delhi, Delhi 110001
Connaught Place
B-Block, Inner Circle, Connaught Place, New Delhi 110001
Connaught Place
M-20, Connaught Place, Outer Circle, New Delhi, Delhi 110001
Connaught Place
6, L-Block, Outer Circle, Connaught Place, New Delhi, Delhi 110001
Connaught Place
Shop # M-8, Plot # 3, M Block, Connaught Place, New Delhi 110001

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