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Archaeological Society of India Museum

Gaya Center, Bodh Gaya 824231, India
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It shows how hard work they are doing to perserve the historical sites. Apart from this they are... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
AdvocateSarin
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National Capital Territory of Delhi, India
Not a lot to see.

If you've already visited various temples and sites, you'll have seen more of the same already... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
fromagebleu
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Sydney, Australia
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Gaya Center, Bodh Gaya 824231, India
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It shows how hard work they are doing to perserve the historical sites. Apart from this they are running free Dispensary to provide emergency medical services too.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you've already visited various temples and sites, you'll have seen more of the same already. It's just the remnant stones of temples with carvings. Not worth going out of your way but if you're in the area it's not too bad.

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Reviewed 13 March 2018

It contains remnants of the idols of Buddha in various positions as well as stones recovered from various temples. It contains pictures of the sites before and after renovation. The government should invest more in it, although the 10 rupees ticket is not much. Can...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2018

The Bodh Gaya complex has many things to offer and one of it is the museum. The museum has many relics and gives us a gist of the time that went by with various dynasties that ruled the place.

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Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

The museum doesn't have much, but it is a clean place and well with the visit off you enjoy art and history. The flowers in the garden are quite exquisite.

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Reviewed 5 December 2017

It houses the materials found in the excavation of Mahabodhi temple area and near by. The original railings belonging to BC 200 - 300 of this great temple destroyed by the Muslim invaders are kept in this museum. Most of the other exhibits are from...More

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Reviewed 16 June 2017

I really like this place , Because the good is it related to our indian history and as well as the religious sculptures.

Thank Pintu S
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Reviewed 5 March 2017

Visit at opening time, 9 a.m.: you will find it almost empty. Unusually for government facilities, the staff was most courteous. Houses a large and diverse collection of 'Nalanda' style artifacts and idols from the Gupta and Pala eras, well-labelled and tastefully displayed. A special...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Houses the remains of the protective barrier that originally surrounded the Bodhi tree. Built under Asoka who initiated the Buddhist pilgrimage to the site. Additional fine Buddha figures. Only 5 rupees.

Thank Brannon W
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Reviewed 13 October 2016

A interesting place to visit if you are in Bodhgaya. Not Allow to take pictures inside. The collection is not large, but quite special.

Thank RicardoSantanna
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