Founded in February 1982 by the then Prime Minister of India, Indira Gandhi, the building is a junction point for display and encouragement of modern art, contemporary thought, expression, and innovation.
Fostering a huge art gallery, an amphitheater, an auditorium, a tribal museum, and libraries of Indian poetry and folk music, the building is flanked by the lovely Upper Lake, and its terrace offers beguiling views. Housing a number of courtyards and offices, Bharat Bhawan is a visual treat for patrons of arts and humanities all around.
Timings: The place is open for a visit from 02:00 PM to 08:00 PM from February to October, and from 01:00 PM to 07:00 PM from November to January. Also, on Mondays and national holidays, Bharat Bhawan remains close.
Entry Fee: The entry fee is INR 10 per person.
Location: Bharat Bhawan, J. Swaminathan Marg, Shamla Hills, Near Upper Lake, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh
Distance from Bhopal Bus Stand: The site is located at a distance of 5 km from Bhopal Bus Stand.