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Arts & Museums
Herwitz Gallery is one of the renowned art galleries located in Ahmedabad, one of the largest cities of Gujarat. A variety of mediums including fine art, sculpture and photography are exhibited here with a clear emphasis on modernist leanings. You will come across works of Walter D'souza or Nabibaksh Mansoori here in addition to a large number of budding artists.
A surreal world of spectacular visual aesthetics, Anayas Art Gallery is something to be explored in Ahmedabad. Painters, sculptors and shutterbugs find this space ample to showcase their masterpieces. The gallery regularly hosts inventive art events too.
An endeavor by a group of talented artists, Waves Art Gallery is a perfect destination in Ahmedabad to engage the artistic sensibilities. Displaying a range of mediums and styles, the gallery deals with abstract, realistic, portraits and landscape paintings. Located in Ashram Road, a visit to this gallery will surely prove fruitful for art buffs.
Established in 1957, this treasure trove of Indian culture and art, has an engaging collection of ancient Indian artifacts. Sculpture, books, paintings and metal engravings are among the priceless display here. Muni Shri Punyavijay Gallery houses over 10,000 manuscripts, along with a splendid collection of paintings and inscriptions. Visitors can also go through the coin collection at PT Munsha Gallery and Sindhu and Lothal Culture Gallery for invaluable cultural preserves. This free museum is yet another marvelous destination in Ahmedabad, seeping history.
Established in view of promoting higher education to the masses, this institute is a gem in Ahmedabad. A great collection of scientific article awaits visitors at the quadrangle. The interactive exhibits will be fun for all ages. The indoor science playground is particularly aimed at children where they play games in the backdrop of science. State-of-the-art laboratories, an auditorium, and an engaging library are also part of the complex, do not miss.
Established in 1946, this museum has an abundant collection of ancient manuscripts of different languages in the country and the rest of the world - some of them even have pictures. Ancient paintings, coins and metal inscriptions can also be seen here. The metal sculptures and the wooden replicas of monuments are stunning to watch. Archeology enthusiasts need to visit Sheth BJ Vidyabhavan Museum for the sheer value of the pieces exhibited here.
This inventive museum located inside Gujarat Vidyapith is a good place to be in Ahmedabad. The museum portrays the various cultural and historic facets of the country with engaging displays. Definitely an inspiring location to be included in the tour itinerary of Ahmedabad.
This museum, established in 1965, depicts tribal life with its characteristic simplicity. Religious symbols, textiles and daily-use articles are on display here. There are also portrayals of daily village scenes and farming. Part of Adivasi Research and Training Centre, this is a great place to get a glimpse of tribal life and their interesting ways of life.
Karnavati Art Gallery houses an eloquent collection of contemporary art from all over Gujarat. The gallery showcases works of some of the established hands and a few budding talents. If you consider yourself a connoisseur of art, then Karnavati Art Gallery is definitely worth a look for the sheer variety of local art on display.
A stimulating space for budding talents to venture into artistic forays, Karma Art Gallery proves to be an important art destination in Ahmedabad. The gallery, located near Suvidha Shopping Center, features established names such as C Jagdish, Paritosh Sen and Bharti Prajapati too. Visit when craving for some original art.
A true spectacle of Gujarati arts and handicrafts, Shreyas Folk Museum is a prominent attraction in Ahmedabad. The collection includes artifacts that represent multiple communities and a vibrant cultural dynamism. On display are embroidery works, wood carvings, metal inscriptions and many more. Kalpana Mangaldas Children's Museum has a wide collection of records that depict traditional music from around the world. Also available are a range of theater costumes and puppets. Shreyas Folk Museum is an ideal place to be with children.
This is the ideal place to visit in Ahmedabad to get a peek into the local history and culture. The displays truly reflect the rich history and archeology of the city. Also portrayed is a range of exhibits that throws light into established traditions, festivals, art and literature. Coins, manuscripts, pottery, textile prints and photographs are also on display. Definitely a must-visit in Ahmedabad.