Gyan Museum is a tribute to late Mr. Gyan Chand Dhaddha by his sons Suresh Dhaddha & Arun Dhaddha.By using our Jaipur itinerary planner, you can arrange your visit to Gyan Museum and other attractions in Jaipur.
The Saga of Jaipur's Gyan Museum orbits around the collection of - naturalist, collector and gemologist Late Mr. Gyan Chand Dhaddha. He was born in a traditional Jain family surrounded by its philosophy, visuals, and belief system inspired in him the love for arts, crafts, poetry and literature. At a tender age of sixteen, his father presented him two objects with which began his childhood fascination with antiques leading him to become an avid collector, as he went on to amass a large collection of objects. He developed a discerning eye for beautiful things, which led him to become a visionary ahead of his time
The Museum is constructed to depict about 3000 years of cultural heritage. It holds a collection of exquisite antique jewelry, silver utensils, rare textiles, and the largest collection of Hookah mouth-pieces, miniature paintings, manuscripts, watches, anjd eye glasses are amazing ongst some of the things collected by him. Since his passing, Suresh Dhaddha and Arun Dhaddha have carried on adding to his collection and vision.
Gyan Museum reviews
This private collection of different cultural items from India is just amazing, collected with exquisite taste. The architecture of the museum is really beautiful, modern and simple, designed for the.... more »
It's very rare that you see museums in India, that too so well kept. The art and craft will make your experience great. If you want to do something different in Jaipur, this is a must visit if it... more »
Another hidden treasure. You can visit this place without appointment on their website. It's a factory manufacturing unit of some of most expensive jewelry and also exhibition of Hukka, clothes, carpets and stones manuscripts spectacles from 19th century. You won't find any pictures on net. It's beyond infinity experience . Look out for Harjeet Kaur who would give you best guided tour
Magnificent and overwhelming are the words that come in mind as you enter and browse through the stuff presented here. From vintage hookah pipes to gems, jewellery and antique watches, its wonderful how one person could collect such a diverse collection in one lifetime. Situated below the museum is the manufacturing facility of Gem Plaza which is equally stunning and well organized. You can also buy stuff just outside the museum if you fancy colored stones and compressed carbon atoms. Remember to increase that credit card limit though. Happy Gawking!
Build a tripTell us where and when you
want to go, we will build
the best sightseeing itinerary
Refine itYou have complete flexibility on your destinations and itinerary
Book as a packageUse our travel agents to get
package savings and hassle free booking
Enjoy your trip!Enjoy our 24x7
Popular things to do in Jaipur
Wildlife in Jaipur
Historic Sites in Jaipur
Hidden gems in Jaipur
Shopping in Jaipur
Nearby attractions in Jaipur
Trips to Gyan Museum by other users
35 days in Jaipur BY A USER FROM INDIA Diwan-e-Aam Hall of Public Audience · Amber Palace · Shila Devi Temple 21 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA Jaipur · Agra · New Delhi 9 days in Jaipur, Ajmer & Udaipur BY A USER FROM INDIA Jaipur · Ajmer · Udaipur 14 days in North India & Jaipur BY A USER FROM INDIA New Delhi · Jaipur · Agra 7 days in Udaipur & Jaipur BY A USER FROM INDIA Udaipur · Jaipur 8 days in Jaipur BY A USER FROM INDIA Jaipur