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Watson Museum

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Address: Jubillee Gardens, Rajkot, India

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The museum is a store house of Geography and History of Sourastra. Must for students.camera charge Rs.100/-

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
NabenduGuha
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Burdwan, India

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

This museum has some interesting pieces but the displays are very dated. The collections are quite varied.

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Burdwan, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum is a store house of Geography and History of Sourastra. Must for students.camera charge Rs.100/-

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Ahmedabad, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

How can anyone miss this museum if you are in Rajkot? It is a gem for history lovers... certain of the textile, musical instruments, photos and collections of kathiyawar and generally of India, are a rare collection and a must see. While there just go around the building and visit the Lang library (even they may not know that it... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

I am living in Rajkot for last 22 years and I came to know about this place last year. I visited it with my friends. They have awesome ancient collection of various things of maharajas of saurastra and nearby states. The entry fee in only 10₹. The place is very well maintained. Loved this place so much. You must visit... More 

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Surat, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Waston museum is very good in rajkot. Historical place. Facilitates are good. Nice visit here. Very good stories.

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Thank Sonal P
Leicester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

This is a real,gem in Rajkot. Great history of Gujarat with pleanty of artifacts. Ask for a guided tour to make your visit more informative and enjoyable. Small charge for photographing or videoing but well worth the small cost.

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Thank metalrocks2
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

Very unique and a well preserved museum. It is located in Jubilee gardens, which is near Platinum hotel and the Grand Thaker halo restaurant. It is mostly dedicated to the princely state of Kathiawar and houses many artefacts such as artillery, mineral stones, precious and rare musical instruments and a lot of other stuff. The gigantic oil paintings of the... More 

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Thank Kunal M
Rajkot, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

You can find ancient times things in this museum, I have visited long back ago, there were not much to see, I guess it might have been unavailable now a days

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Good place to enjoy history. You can find lot of historical knowledge and information. Museum is well maintained.

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Ahmedabad, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

This is a treasure for History lovers. Must visit with Kids to explore rich history of Saurasthra. This is centrally located Near Arvind Maniar Hall on Jawahar Road Rajkot.

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