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Anokhi Museum of Hand Printing

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A small textile museum dedicated to the ancient craft of hand block printing. Housed in a restored UNSECO award winning 400 year old building - well kept displays, good information, friendly staff, a printing & wood block carving craftsman...more
Chanwar Palkhiwalon-ki-Haveli | Kheri Gate, Amber, Jaipur 302017, India
+91 141 253 0226
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All reviews gift shop block print restored building amber fort hand painting beautiful examples local artisans on display well worth the visit entrance fee haveli fabric techniques demonstration textiles exhibits handkerchief
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Reviewed 1 week ago

An very good option for local shopping specially Jaipur block printing which is very popular in this area the hand block printing work.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a small textile museum located in encient old but beautiful building. There is small gift shop as well.

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

This is small textile museum dedicated to ancient art. Located in an old building with old city. There is small gift shot which houses variety of handcrafted items.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Umang A
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A one of a kind museum. Very informative with regards to preserving and educating people about a dying form of art of block printing. Enjoyed our visit and meeting the artisans.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Biancapinto
Reviewed 8 February 2019

The museum was founded by caucasian lady who still lives and who married an son of a local Lord. Founded to support the local artisans skilled in the art of block printing of various types . Lets you try your hand at it!. Also contains...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 29 January 2019

I enjoyed touring in this museum of fabrics and history. You can learn a lot about block printing in this place and even make your own small block print or watch it being done. One thing is there are a lot of stairs to be...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 28 January 2019

We very much enjoyed our visit to this quiet, pleasant museum. The exhibits of hand printing techniques are quite good, and include many examples of the tools used and the beautiful fabrics produced. We also saw two wonderful demonstrations of the technique used in this...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Saverio1903
Reviewed 24 January 2019

A museum depicting block printing tradition of Rajsthan an unique style of textile printing known for its vegetable dyes and colors.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ashok M
Reviewed 20 January 2019

Anokhi Museum of Hand Printing is hand painting museum very beautiful and unique art i saw beautiful paintings

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank vishphoo2231
Reviewed 26 December 2018

An interesting museum, near Amber Fort, showcasing different block printing techniques. Many beautiful textiles and extensive explanations, and at certain hours a demonstration of multi colored block printing.

Date of experience: November 2018
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12 February 2017|
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Response from Daizieb | Reviewed this property |
Hi yes there is an entrance fee , I cannot remember exactly how much but not a lot. There are demonstrations of the block carving and printing, if you are interested in doing a print workshop I would recommend emailing them... More
22 October 2016|
Response from claus0161 | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest to call them before visiting. I am not sure if the workshop is at appointment only or only during tourist season.
21 December 2015|
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Response from Roxysart | Reviewed this property |
I got some small blocks from the jaipur city palace shop