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For anyone visiting the beautiful country of Nepal and interested in its culture and history in-depth, Patan Museum is a must-visit destination. Located in Lalitpur district, the Patan Museum is housed within an ancient residential court in Keshav Narayan Chowk. Patan Durbar, a former royal palace used by many Malla dynasty kings who ruled over Kathmandu Valley, is where the entire complex is located.
As a World Heritage Site, Patan Museum as part of an international campaign by UNESCO to revive and safeguard the precious monuments of Kathmandu valley. The Patan Durbar Square protection project was a joint effort by The Austrian Government and Nepal Government. Thus, this museum came into being as one of South Asia's most beautiful blend of cultures.
Along with the magnificence of original Nepalese architecture restored carefully to its glory, the interiors of the museum are also full of antique pieces reflecting the rich history and culture of Nepal and Kathmandu Valley.