The National Gallery of Modern Art in Delhi

Entrance gate of National Gallery of Modern Art in Delhi
Entrance gate of National Gallery of Modern Art in Delhi Image Source

Visiting Detail

  • Location: Sher Shah Road, Near India Gate, Jaipur House, New Delhi – 110003
  • Timings:
    • Tuesday to Friday: 11:00 am to 06:30 pm
    • Saturday & Sunday: 11:00 am to 08:00 pm
  • Closed On: Monday
  • Entry Fee: Rs. 20 to Rs. 500 (per person) 
  • Is Photography allowed: Yes
  • Type of Attraction: Modern Art Museum
  • Year of Construction: 29th March 1954
  • Website: ngmaindia.gov.in

Overview

National Gallery of Modern Art in Delhi is the leading art gallery of India. The Jaipur House in Delhi which is the main museum in the gallery was established in 29th March 1954. Later other subsequent branches were established in Mumbai and Bangalore.

The gallery has a big exhibition hall of 12,000 square meters. It has more than 1700 work collection of 2000 artists including  Thomas Daniell, Raja Ravi Varma, Abanindranath Tagore, Rabindranath Tagore, Gaganendranath Tagore etc. The gallery has many oldest collection of work which have been preserved from 1857.

Nearby Attractions

  • Purana Qila: Distance: 1.9km
  • National Zoological Park:  Distance: 2.1km
  • Children’s Park:  Distance: 500m
  • Chausath Khamba:  Distance: 2.9km
  • India Gate:  Distance: 1.0km
  • Gandhi Smriti:  Distance: 2.7km
  • National Science Centre:  Distance: 2.1km
  • Isa Khan’s Tomb:  Distance: 2.7km
  • Amar Jawan Jyoti:  Distance: 1.0km
  • National War Museum:  Distance: 1.2km
  • Hazrat Nizamuddin Aulia Dargah:  Distance: 2.9km
  • Khan Market:  Distance: 2.2km
  • National Museum:  Distance: 2.1km

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