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Library of Tibetan Works and Archives

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Worth a visit to understand Tibetan culture

A relatively small but interesting location to visit. An hour should be more than enough. The... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2018
Ramsgate, United Kingdom
Beautiful museum

Enjoyed my visit here. Relatively small museum with some ancient objects brought with the Tibetan's... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2018
Durham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 November 2018

A relatively small but interesting location to visit. An hour should be more than enough. The place was very quiet when we visited.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jon7800
Reviewed 29 October 2018

Enjoyed my visit here. Relatively small museum with some ancient objects brought with the Tibetan's out of exile. Much of the objects, though, were modern reproductions. Enjoyed learning out the Tibetan culture. Nice cafe just ouiside.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank durham05
Reviewed 10 September 2018

This is a must-visit spot in Dharamsala. The Library is a 10-15 min car ride from the Main Temple (150 rupees). It housed a really beautiful museum (small entry fee applies) with stunning ancient statues.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank San_YSY
Reviewed 3 April 2018

This place is truly a treasure trove of information on Tibet & the history of Tibetan culture. Some very rare and exquisite books can be found here and it is a very helpful place for a researcher.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Anuj S
Reviewed 27 October 2017

this is worth watching library and consists of tibetan works and literature. full of research papers

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank navjots193
Reviewed 9 October 2017

tibetian works, archieves, library is full of research papers. but no guides to explain the details. building is good, just walking distance from main square

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank TAMOJIT2014
Reviewed 13 April 2017

The Library of Tibetan Works and Archives ( LTWA) is beautiful library which facilitates study and research about Tibet. There are classes on Tibetan language as well conducted by LTWA. The library is doing amazing work in the field of conservation and preservation of Tibetan...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank aishwarya m
Reviewed 25 October 2016

The exebits are beautiful One of the negatives is that there is no guidance to explain the artifacts. But over all must see.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Vasant S
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely building with photos, artifacts, museum and classrooms on the top floor. It is a hike from McLeod Ganj main square but worth it... Peaceful

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Namaste201307
Reviewed 8 September 2016

A great place for art & history lovers. The library of course a quite place for those like to read art & history in a peaceful environment & it also have a museum. So the place is for specific group of peoples who like peaceful...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Amit_holiday
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