Hanumandhoka Palace Museum Development Committee

Incumbent Officers

Kedar Bahadur Adhikari

Kedar Bahadur Adhikari

Chairman
Secretary of Ministry of Culture, Tourism, and Civil Aviation
Damodar Gautam

Damodar Gautam

Vice-chairman
Director General, Department of Archaeology
Sandeep Khanal

Sandeep Khanal

Executive Director
Office Chief, Hanumandhoka Palace Supervision Office

Member
Representative of Ministry of Finance

Member
Representative of Kathmandu Metropolitan City
Srijana Subedi

Srijana Subedi

Member
Archaeological Expert
(Nominated by the Government of Nepal)
Tej Ratna Tamrakar

Tej Ratna Tamrakar

Member
Cultural Expert
(Nominated by the Government of Nepal)
Jayram Malla

Jayram Malla

Member
Locally Recognized Male Social Service Worker
(Nominated by the Government of Nepal)
Junu Basukala

Junu Maiya Basukala

Member
Locally Recognized Female Social Service Worker
(Nominated by the Government of Nepal)

About

As an effect of change in the political system in the country in the year 2008 (B.S. 2067), Hanumandhoka Palace Museum Development Committee was formed with an overall goal of improving and efffectively managing the Hanumandhoka Palace Museum to an international standard in order to attract both Nepalese as well as foreign visitors. In order to achieve that goal, an executive committee has been set up consisting of members such as:

Summary

Rights and Duties

  1. Ensure adequate security arrangements for the arts, crafts, and historical and cultural monuments of the museum.
  2. Ensure timely and proper repair, renovation, and maintenance of the museum.
  3. Develop Hanumandhoka Palace for tourist attraction.
  4. Approve annual programs and annual budget.
  5. Use unnecessary space for income generation such as shops and courtyards’s rental.
  6. Undertake any other duties required for the development and management of the Hanumandhoka Palace Museum.