International Roerich Art Gallery is situated 2km uphill from Naggar bus stand. The gallery originally was N.K. Roerich’s residence, later turned into the art gallery by his son Svetoslav Roerich.
The art gallery is run as Roerich Heritage Museum by a trust formed by the governments of Himachal Pradesh and Russia. Prime Minister of India is the chairperson of this trust.
Nicholas K. RoerichNicholas K. Roerich embraced stupendous qualities. He was a master artist, a scholar, a writer, an archaeologist and an explorer. His reverance for the Himalayas inspired him to paint thousands of paintings of the Himalayas, sentinels of India.
A few of his excellent creations have been housed at the Roerich Art Gallery, in Naggar. The gallery preserves original works of Roerich on the Himalayas, quotations from Roerich and valued words of the visitors and the admirers.
The gallery remains open from 10 A.M. to 5 P.M., except Mondays.