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Raopura | Opposite the Famous Dhuliram Pedawala, Vadodara, India
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 11 November 2014

You will find some amazing paintings on the wall in Tambekar wada. Its really great pieace of art. again its related to history of diwan of vadodara. if you are found of history and paiting you should visit this place.

6  Thank VIMAL M
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 23 January 2015

Maybe I ended up in the wrong place, but I asked the security guy whether this was the Tambekar Wada, and he said yes. It was a dilapidated old house alright, byt really, there was nothing to see. No wall paintings, no wood carvings, no...More

4  Thank ZenHealer7
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Reviewed 11 June 2018

Tambekar Wada was once home of Bhai saheb Tambekar who. Was Diwan of Baroda state and It is named after him as Tambekar Wada. Its three storeyed building, though now its old and demands renovation. Its all the walls ,doors,windows are paintained in Indian art...More

Thank SanjayB101
Reviewed 2 May 2018

We had a job finding this beautiful old building but are so pleased we got there. The old Haveli has most of its interior walls covered in paintings, many of which are damaged but are still very interesting and evocative.Hopefully funds will come to enable...More

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Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Interesting!! Worth a visit to get a feel of fast dying culture of ' wada' from Maharashtra. While the paintings are damaged, the restoration work is on.

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Reviewed 5 August 2017

This is old place haveli in baroda where divan of town there. You can enjoy beautiful mythological painting of Mahabharata and ramayana there. The structure is made of wooden but strong structure.

Thank CNJ97
Reviewed 2 May 2017

It is a typical four story structure particularly a Haveli. Here once the Diwan of baroda reside. It is under protection of archeological survey of india. Perfect place for art and culture lover.

Thank kvs05
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Tambekar Wada is one of the most historical places in Vadodara as it consists of some very amazing ancient murals which depict the stories of Mahabharat and Ramayana in a very beautiful way. It is one of the must visit places in Vadodara.

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Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Bhau Saheb Tambekar was Diwan of Baroda state between 1849-54. He built this typical Maratha Style wooden multistoreyed mansion for himself. This mansion is known is Tambekar Cha Wada. Its located in busy Dandiya Bazaar area of Vadodara city. Parking is a problem here. So...More

Thank Sachin211
Reviewed 2 July 2016

This is really place where two or three small rooms in which some murals/ paintings are from old era but if you have been to several places in India this is not much to be visited. There is no entry fee and will not take...More

Thank PankajShende
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Must visit place for history lovers. You will surely like some awesome paining done on 2nd and 3rd floor of the building. Art lovers please do visit the place. Photography not allowed due to very old paintings.

1  Thank VIMAL M
Reviewed 30 May 2016

Visited with a friend and my niece. Its an old heritage building but not very well known. What was amusing was while we were clicking away snaps, one girl who was walking down the street came and asked us why we were clicking. She stayed...More

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