Jaipur, 26 September: On the occasion of the World Tourism Day on Sunday, a new exhibition gallery at the Sawai Man Singh II Museum will be inaugurated. Princess Diya Kumari of Jaipur, who is also the Secretary and Trustee of the Museum will inaugurate the exhibition. The gallery will unveil paintings and photographs from the museum’s collections, many of which will be showcased for the first time.
“My family has had a historic responsibility to care for Jaipur’s heritage, and so I am extremely happy that this gallery, built by my father, is finally being used the way he wanted. People have been wanting to see more paintings and photographs for a long time because the reputation of the collection is so strong. It has taken hard work by many people, but we have finally done it and I hope our visitors are happy”, said Princess Diya Kumari.
This exhibition is a part of the long term Museum Strategic Plan that the Museum Trust has been working on since 2013, which includes new exhibitions, publications, improved collections management and the renovation of older galleries, among other things. It is also to be noted that the Museum Trust in has collaborated with various experts such as museum consultants, exhibition, lighting and graphic designers, architects as well as conservators to curate this new exhibition.