Did you know that besides the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya (Formerly known as Prince of Wales Museum), there is another lovely museum in Mumbai?
Dr. Bhau Daji Lad Museum in Byculla was established in the mid-19th century as the Victoria & Albert Museum and is Mumbai’s oldest museum!
Join Alisha Sadikot, a history, heritage and conservation expert, on an insider’s exploration of the Museum building, collections and histories. From fine and decorative arts that spotlight craftsmanship, change and international trade through the latter 1800’s to miniature clay models, dioramas and maps which illustrate life, culture and politics in 20th century Mumbai, the Museum’s stunning Victorian home holds complex and layered memories waiting to be unraveled.
An Inside Tour of Dr. Bhau Daji Lad Museum
When: Sunday | 20th August
Meeting Point: Entrance Steps to the Museum building
(Inside the Rani Baug main gates)
Meeting Time: 10 am
Cost: Rs 790 (For Indian Nationals)
Non-Indian tourists will need to pay Rs 100 extra as museum entry fee
1. A guided tour of the museum by an expert
2. Museum entry charge
1. Anything not mentioned under inclusions
For any questions or doubts, feel free to call us on 9833163486. Come along!