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Very informative place

This is small but very good and must visit place in Dharamsala. You can well spend 1 hour in there... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Ghaziabad, India
Informative and free

A 30 minute trip will give you an invite to the challenges the Tibetan people have endured and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Temple Road | Dalai Lama Temple Complex, McLeod Ganj, Dharamsala 176219, India
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is small but very good and must visit place in Dharamsala. You can well spend 1 hour in there reading about Tibetian people and their struggle. It is a very peaceful place and you will certainly enjoy your time there.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A 30 minute trip will give you an invite to the challenges the Tibetan people have endured and continue to endure. Well worth a visit if you are in the area.

Thank Jon7800
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a small museum with mostly information including visuals. This is dedicated to Tibet's struggle to gain freedom. The photos and videos and artefacts celebrate the fighters and condemn the imperial hand that rules Tibet right now. This is NOT a place of pleasure....More

Thank Siddharthabiswas
Reviewed 1 week ago

The photgraphic images and commentary in the two story museum were sobering and worth a 45 minute visit. However, the name is a bit misleading, since it is not a museum of art. It is more in the vein of the Holocaust Museum - a...More

Thank LK E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tiberan Museum at Dalai Lama temple complex is an excellent source to know about Dalai Lama and his exile from Tibet in photo with self explanation and a short film.

Thank Tourist824217
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not just the history from the 1950s but all the way to present day. Accounts of what has been happening more recently are harrowing - but only by knowing can anything be done. Highly recommend,

Thank becklambert
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent a good hour looking round the exhibits here. We don't here much about the struggle of the Tibetians, but it was profoundly moving to learn of how difficult their lives were and continue to be. Good to see here before visiting the nearby temple.

Thank durham05
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum is very near to the Main Temple of HH The Dalai Lama's Main Temple in McLeod Ganj. There is no entree fee and cameras are allowed. It has several paintings and snaps those depicts the history, culture and struggle of Tibetan people. Lectures...More

Thank Ranjit1957
Reviewed 9 October 2018

I found my tour of the centre very revealing. I hadn't realised that China had invaded Tibet in 1949, even though I knew that the Dalai Lama had been forced to flee in 1959. The pitiful state of things in Tibet, and for the tibetan...More

1  Thank RonC4624
Reviewed 26 September 2018

This Tibetan museum is at the starting of Mcleodganj so it is going to catch your eyes. There are rolling bells that make you feel relaxed when you touch them. The interior there is ancient history of tibet and very peaceful environment is present inside...More

Thank Ajay S
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ashish g
17 September 2018|
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This is a small, nice and very informative museum. The place is not very big and sure this attracts the tourist who wants to know more about Tibetan culture. There are certain things I read which will surely surprize you.