Calico Museum of Textiles


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Calico Museum of Textiles

The Calico Museum of Textiles houses a marvelous and certainly unique collection of exquisite Indian textiles, some as old as 5 centuries. Most of the pieces astound with the amount of time and craftsmanship required for their production. The museum offers guided tours (booking in advance necessary).

Do & See

Ahmedabad boasts and incredible number of historic religious temples, and is home to Mahatma Gandhi's famous Sabarmati Ashram. Among the city's many museums one that stands out the most is the Calico Museum of Textiles, which holds an incredible collection of rare fabrics and is an absolute must-visit. Ahmedabad and the surrounding area offer a few nature getaways, with Kankaria Lake topping the list.