Collecting stamps and coins might be the hobby of us. The royals on the other hand, were ready to spend a little more to their collection, by collecting classic cars. Indian history has witnessed kings lavishly spending money to get cars of various eras, just for increasing the grandeur of their name. Today, these collections have become private or public museums open for tourists to cover.
Classic and Vintage car collection of Udaipur Palace
The Udaipur Palace is one of the most beautiful palaces in Rajasthan India. It was built by Maharana Udai Singh II, who founded the city of Udaipur in 1559 AD. The palace is a mix of Hindu and Islamic architectural styles with elements from Europe as well, since it has been renovated several times over the centuries.
One can find many different kind of cars on display at this magnificent palace which are collected by Maharaja Sawai Man Singh II and his son Sawai Bhawani Singh. A few examples include: Jaguar XK 120, Rolls Royce Silver Wraith III Sedanca de Ville Convertible Saloon (1962), Mercedes-Benz 230 SL Pagoda (1963) and more
Ashvek Vintage World of Goa
Ashvek Vintage World of Goa is a vintage marketplace located in the heart of North Goa. It offers one-of-a-kind items from all over the world, including clothing, jewelry, furniture and much more! The store’s motto is “live to buy”. If you are interested in buying something new or have an itch for nostalgia – this place has it all!
How do you feel when the sun is shining and everything seems possible? That’s what Ashvek Vintage World of Goa is all about. Whether you’re looking for a great place to chill out, eat some tasty food or just wander around in awe of this unique market, we’ve got it all! Come join us and forget your worries at our vintage paradise.
Heritage Transport Museum of Gurgaon
The Heritage Transport Museum of Gurgaon is a must visit for all those who are interested in the history of transportation. There are over 30 vintage cars, buses and other modes on display. The museum has an interactive section where visitors can explore some of the latest inventions in automotive technology. For example, you can experience how it feels to drive a Ferrari or ride shotgun with one of our stunt drivers/trainers!
There is also a theater that screens movies about great people behind these machines which makes for an entertaining evening out with family and friends. Visitors have access to three floors worth of exhibits including various forms of transport from horse carts to luxury cars as well as memorabilia from famous brands like Harley Davidson and Mercedes Benz. You will find
Manjusha Museum of Dharmasthala
The Manjusha Museum of Dharmasthala is a museum that holds many artifacts from Hinduism, Buddhism, and Jainism. The building itself has been around for over 200 years and was originally used as an administrative office for the temple. It was donated to the temple in 1894 by one of its patrons.
Over time, it became clear that the space could be better utilized, so in 1988 it was converted into a museum with displays covering four floors. These displays cover everything from Buddhist sculptures to Hindu deities like Shiva and Vishnu.
The items on display range from weapons used in war to idols depicting gods like Durga Maa (Goddess). Visitors are able to take their time perusing each floor or go straight
Pranlal Bhogilal Vintage car museum of Ahmedabad
Pranlal Bhogilal Vintage car museum of Ahmedabad is a great place to explore vintage cars. The museum has more than 300 vehicles on display, which include cars from the United States, Russia, Germany and France. Some of the rarest cars in this collection are an imported French Citroen DS that was brought by Pranlal Bhogilal himself.
Pranlal Bhogilal’s love for automobiles started when he was just 12 years old. He would spend hours at his uncle’s garage watching him work on engines and other mechanical parts of vehicles during World War II. His passion for antique car restoration led to opening up Auto Centre in 1956 with his brother Kalidas who had