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Narayanhiti Palace Museum

Durbar Marg, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
+977 984-0092662
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“royal family” (59 reviews)
“bullet holes” (7 reviews)
“throne room” (5 reviews)
Durbar Marg, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
+977 984-0092662
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went with my wife and four young kids. Check entry times. As limited opening hours. It’s a fascinating tour. The history and culture is amazing throw back in time. But mixed with sadness in relation to the royal massacre and the dead game hunted animals...More

Thank JasonPushy
Reviewed 1 week ago

the Narayanhiti Palace is closely associated with the Nepalese as this was the center of hope, faith, power and administration in Nepal for a long time which is why having the privilege to walk the same corridors as the kings and queens of past and...More

Thank santosh m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really interesting place to visit! It's like a Brady Bunch era time machine! The entire palace seems like it was left as is when the royals were ousted/left the palace for good! From the looks of it - all the royals took was their clothes...More

Thank Mochilero22
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I first tried to stop here but found the ticket office closed - it seems to do so at 14:00. I went again, earlier, and managed to head inside. It’s surprisingly interesting walking around the palace, seeing where various Heads of State slept, rested, and...More

Thank Tom R
Reviewed 18 October 2017

The National Palace Museum is a walk through recent Nepalese royal family and political history (roughly 1900-2005). While some of what is on display is "ordinary" this building offers considerable insight into the life of the ruling royal family and government affairs of state. Rs500...More

2  Thank rgbob
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Well was pretty excited to go to narayahinti....after all it's a palace, i can say only one thing WOW, however the authorities could have done better in maintaining the palace , i felt some things could have been changed in the interior and kept better....More

2  Thank karki66
Reviewed 5 October 2017

This palace is located within a walking distance of the famous tourist area called Thamel. This complex used to be the royal palace of Kathmandu before the family was massacred here. If you would like to know about the history of the Nepalese Royals, there...More

2  Thank Anik_Rahman
Reviewed 18 September 2017

its the palace where the massacer of the Royal family occured in 2001, and it is all marked. you can actually see where each Royal member was shot and killed. you cannot take any pictures here, have to deposit all mobile, cameras etc before entry.

Thank Amar G
Reviewed 17 September 2017

If you are interested in the royal history of Nepal, this is a must-visit. This used to be the palace before the royal family was massacred.

Thank bose_rima
Reviewed 15 September 2017

This building is located outskirt of the heart of Kathmandu and it is slightly a distance to other major attractions within this historical district.

Thank kiltmaker2
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Abishek S
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Response from Amar G | Reviewed this property |
Its only for myself. I dont deal in old money. Hope it clarifies. Regards
29 September 2016|
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Response from Sudhir K | Reviewed this property |
Hello Horton , ticket can be purchased at the entrance gate , ticket price is Rs 500 per person for foreigners , days and times of openings are Mon, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun (11:00am - 03:00 pm ) regards