This is located in the erstwhile Pink Hall of the old Mubarak Mandi Palace Complex. This museum houses 800 rare and exquisite paintings from different schools of paintings viz: Basohli, Jammu and Kangra. Gold painted bow and arrow of Shah Jehan and a number carpentary tools make an important section of the display. The museum also has Shahnama and Sikandernama hand written manuscripts in Persian.
Sansar Chand - (1900-1995) The Doyen of art movement in Jammu, who cultivated, promoted three generations of art talent in painting. His works including landscapes, portraits, war paintings, subject art and miniature work adorn many invidual and public galleries world over. The most precious gift he gave to Jammuites was the Dogra Art Gallery presently known as DOGRA ART MUSEUM, that was made possible because of his unflinching love & dedication for Duggar and its people, and tireless work.
Fine miniatures of the Jammu, Basohli and Kangra Schools.
Open in Winter : 10.30 a.m. - 04.30 p.m. / Summer : 08.00 a.m. - 01.30 p.m. / Closed on Mondays.
How to Reach:: This is situated right in the heart of the walled city. You can take an Auto Rickshaw from almost anywhere in the city as well as common mode of transport in form of the minibuses can take you there for the payment of nominal fare.
Dogra Art Gallery - Dogra Art Museum- Sansar Chand- Duggar- Pink Hall of the old Mubarak Mandi Palace Complex- Fine miniatures of the Jammu, Basohli and Kangra Schools- Gold painted bow and arrow of Shah Jehan- Shahnama and Sikandernama hand written manuscripts in Persian
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