Patan Museum to expand

26th Jun, 2017 | Tourism Mail Crew

LALITPUR, June 26: The Patan Museum is going to be expanded. The museum currently housed in Keshavnarayan courtyard and main courtyard is to be expanded to Sundari courtyard, according to the Museum Management Committee.

The museum is going to be expanded to the upper floor of the Sundari courtyard. Museum Chief Suresh Lakhe said that the museum would be opened to visitors within one/two months.

The Sundari courtyard has a window made from ivory, which would be the attraction of the museum. The visitors can see the window, made during the reign of King Siddhi Narsingh Malla, for the first time. The frescos would also be kept there.

Kathmandu Valley Conservation Trust is going to build an exhibition hall there.