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Watson Museum-The Treasure of Kathivad

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Rajkot, a splendid city of Gujarat houses a museum in honor of the British Political Agent as he initiated the documentation of all the historical artifacts in Kathivad. This museum holds a huge collection which was once donated by the royal families of the province and also contains various articles which were collected from various archeological sites.

The textiles and jewelry present in the Watson Museum signify the culture and traditions of Bharwads, Ahirs, Darbars and all such people of the province. Along with all these, the museum also houses a collection of the Indus Valley Civilization artifacts that were gathered from the Saurashtra region. This place is a perfect treat for all those curious heads out there and if you are one of them, you must visit Watson Museum and hear out the stories that the treasures have to tell through their survival.

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Gujarat, India
Best time to visit Rajkot: 
Ticket / Cost / Expenses
Time people usually spend here:
2 hours
Latitude / Longitude:
22.3005221°N, 70.8012145°E
Distance from Rajkot city center to Watson Museum
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Opening and Closing Timings:

Monday: 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM, 3:00 – 6:00 PM

Tuesday: 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM, 3:00 – 6:00 PM

Wednesday: Closed

Thursday: 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM, 3:00 – 6:00 PM

Friday: 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM, 3:00 – 6:00 PM

Saturday: 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM, 3:00 – 6:00 PM

Sunday: 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM, 3:00 – 6:00 PM

Read traveller's reviews about Watson Museum..

Overall Rating:4.3

  '5' out of 5
"Great place to visit once if you are visitor of rajkot city as tourist."
  '4' out of 5
"wastone musium"
  '5' out of 5
"Meet your past here. The museum houses ancient artifacts and relics from 2 decades ago. It also has a large collection of stuff from Imperial states around Rajkot. "
  '5' out of 5
"One of must see place in Rajkot City, it's very much historical."
  '4' out of 5
"Much informative for rajkotians"

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