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Moments of Tibet & It's struggle

This museum takes you through the entire history and struggle of Tibet and its people. It takes you... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
saurabhp1
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New Delhi, India
Informative and Thought Provoking

I found this museum really interesting and it made me realise how ignorant I am about Tibetan... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Indira
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Exeter, United Kingdom
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Temple Road | Dalai Lama Temple Complex, McLeod Ganj, Dharamsala 176219, India
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This museum takes you through the entire history and struggle of Tibet and its people. It takes you through the moments of truth around the world.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I found this museum really interesting and it made me realise how ignorant I am about Tibetan history and how sad it is. I think the area is one of the most beautiful I’ve every visited and it’s so sad that countries have to try...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lot of information on Tibetan immigrants..What happened with Dalai Lama..and other Tibetans...& how China forced them to leave their homeland... sad to know the reality..TIbetans have my support and sympathy.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is definitely a required visit for anyone going to Dharamshala, India which currently is home to the Tibetan government in exile as well as the Dali Lama and a cadre of Tibetan monks who were able to escape over the border when the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Didn’t find any classic product related to museum. Not well maintained. They charge a nominal fee. But can’t be counted in must see place.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Gives you a Vivid glimpse of tragedy that befells an occupeid land. It is a small place, but that may be all the space they have been given.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum gives a good understanding about the history of Tibet's struggle. They also show an hour long documentary 2 times a day which gives further details about Tibet.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not many know about the history of Tibet and the atrocities inflicted on the people by their Chinese Invaders. A visit to this museum will give you an insight on the same. Watch the documentary and you will wonder why even the UN chooses to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Krisvarel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The museum depicts the painful history of Tibetans and their struggle to achieve basic human rights. The museum depicts the sacrifice made by Tibetans for their quest to achieve their right to living

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank sayanjeem
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Very nicely maintained Mittel history Museum.i appreciate This.very interesting.with Foto and Text about the plight of the tibetan people.

Date of experience: August 2018
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ashish g
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This is a small, nice and very informative museum. The place is not very big and sure this attracts the tourist who wants to know more about Tibetan culture. There are certain things I read which will surely surprize you.
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