Ahmedabad is a striking and the largest city of Gujrat. It offers the visitors a strange chic of architecture that is a blend of rich Hindu and Islamic panaches. You can name this style Indo-Saracenic style of architecture.
Most of the monuments of this city date back to fifteenth century. The city is not just constructively rich but its identity is linked with Mahatma Gandhi ‘the father of Nation’. If you want to know more about this splendid city then you should not Miss the Edifying Museums of Ahmedabad. Check out Ahmedabad hotels, do your reservation and enjoy your Ahmedabad trip.As of now, you can peep into the rich museums of this city.
Lalbhai Dalpatbhai Museum
Lalbhai Dalpatbhai Museum is famously known as L. D. Museum. It is located near University of Gujarat. It is a lovely museum of fine Indian Sculptures, innovative Wood works, attractive Paintings, delightful Bead works, Manuscripts, Figurines, coins and superb Drawings.The Museum also has a library that houses 45,000 printed books and about 75,000 manuscripts. There are also galleries inside the museum that are named after some of well-known art collectors. The ‘P. T. Munshaw Gallery’ showcases a strange collection of coins such as the finest punch-marked coins. There are different galleries with their exclusive richness. You can go through the excellent compilation of drawings that are a perfect blend of Gujarati Jain style.
Calico Museum of Textiles
Calico Museum of Textiles is a thirty-one-year-old, and it is believed to be one of the liveliest textile museums in the world. Here you can enjoy the outstanding collection of Indian fabrics that validates handicraft textiles encompassing five centuries. These fascinate a large number of visitors from both the general public and the growing numbers of the Indian and international research scholars. The magnificence of this Museum is outstanding. Once you visit this place, you will get to know many things about different items and stuffs. The visit is not just going to fetch you an extensive information but delight too.
Gandhi Memorial Museum
Gandhi Memorial Museum is an ancient construction wherein Gandhiji lived from year 1918 to 1930. KakasahebKalelkar named his residence as Hridaykunj. You can explore five rooms here in this building. The residence of Gandhiji has continued to be a fascination for the ones who are keen to know about this great personality of Gandhiji and his activities. Plenty of objects of personal use of Gandhi are showcased here. The whole ambience of this place is very calm and restful.
Vechaar Utensils Museum
The museum is a distinct and exclusive destination that showcases centuries old extensive antique collection. These displays of utensils and potshave been handpicked from all over the country. Their entire number ranges more than four thousand five hundred samples. It was formed in the year 1981. This museum is one of the famous tourist places in Ahmedabad that seeks to reserve the development of Indian utensils over time.
So, don’t you already feel so rich and enlightened? Go ahead and taste the true essence of Ahmedabad and India as a whole through these museums. Book your rooms in resorts in Ahmedabad and go for it!