Stok Palace Museum, Leh

3.6
#2 of 13 in Museums in Jammu and Kashmir
Head to one of India's royal residences and take in views of surrounding majestic snow-capped mountains at Stok Palace Museum. The Ladakhi royalty of the Namgyal dynasty of Ladakh once used the 19th-century Buddhist monastery as their home. Today it serves as a residence of royal descendants, as well as housing a museum that exhibits weapons, clothing, and jewelry of past kings and queens. Make advanced reservations before visiting the palace. Using our international travel planner, Leh attractions like Stok Palace Museum can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Stok palace has a significance in the Ladakh history, especially after 1835. Excellent views from top, beautiful restaurant, small but informative museum. Visit the nearby seated buddha statue too.  more »
  • I visited after coming to know that the family of the King lives here and that they do have a museum. The palace is fine, however controlled by a caretaker. Unless he is available you cannot go inside...  more »
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  • The museum is small and quaint. The location of this place is breath taking. They have a restaurant which will be closed during the winter months. The day I visited the staff was unconcerned and refused to serve any items. However foreign visitors were being serviced.
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