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Lok Virsa Museum

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Address: Garden Avenue | Shakarparian Hills, Islamabad, Pakistan
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Vast showpiece of culture

I was amazed at how beautiful the museum was! It is dedicated to the heritage of Pakistan and covers it vastly. A deep sense of patriotism envelops you as you gaze at the dioramas

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
taimoorsalmanzahid
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Lahore, Pakistan
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Lahore, Pakistan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I was amazed at how beautiful the museum was! It is dedicated to the heritage of Pakistan and covers it vastly. A deep sense of patriotism envelops you as you gaze at the dioramas

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice experience. Shows a lot of history and culture of the country. You might want a guide due to the fact that they don't offer English illustration.

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Shanghai, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Folk musuem with also some history about pakistan, we went there since it is a good point to meet up with my friend. 5 use for entrance- fairly empty- nice locals who again want selfies since we didn't meet and see nay other foreigners there. Nice cafe and place to have food and drinks ( sugar cane stand)...museum fatigue meant... More 

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Thank WMBandit
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

This museum was a great overview of all the regions and cultures of Pakistan. There is a ton here though so I was extremely lucky to have someone along that had a lot of knowledge of the cultures and really expanded on the exhibits.

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Karachi, Pakistan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

If you want to get an idea about different cultures of amazing Pakistan, then this is the place to explore. It shows different provincial cultures of Pakistan. I recommend everyone to visit this place if in Islamabad.

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Thank MudsMuds
Islamabad Capital Territory, Pakistan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

A place where you get a fair idea of all major cultures of Pakistan. If u wanted to find more about Pakistan then this is one of the place where you have to go. With this call and free deliver home made food from Daily Meal and enjoyed a lot.prices very reasonable and very delicious Pakistani food. dailymeal/facebook

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

I have been to the museum twice now and it never fails to impress me. There are few places like this in Pakistan which impart knowledge to children while being interesting at the same time. Overseas Pakistanis who want their kids to learn about their culture and heritage must take them to this museum

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Thank 470masudk
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

If u wanted to find more about Pakistan then this is one of the place where you have to go. This place features different part of Pakistan and their cultural and traditional things. And Pakistan linkage with different counties.

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Islamabad, Pakistan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

A place where you get a fair idea of all major cultures of Pakistan. A big display area , you need two hours to see all. There is also an annual fair where some craftsmen from far flung area take stall to make, exhibit and sell their specialties. The fair is predominantly a fun fair with stalls of food and... More 

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Thank Azam-Pakistan
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88 reviews
69 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

I recommended all friends who are reading this k must visit this place for a huge museum you can see here at more than one hour it is best than Pakistan monument museum

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