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Nearby to Crawford Market

Being located in a history part of Mumbai the Crawford Market is close to many other interesting sights for the visitor to the city.

  • Rudyard Kipling’s birth house, the Dean’s House at the JJ School of Art
  • The Dohbi Gaht or public laundry washing house
  • St Xaviers College.
  • Chatrapathi Shivaji Terminal aka Mumbai Railway Station aka Victoria Railway Station aka Victoria Terminal aka VT
  • Manish Market  is just across the road on the east side and is home to many mobile phone shops
  • Mahatma Gandhi Phool Market – the wholesale flower market
  • Mulji Jetha Market or Mohatta Cloth Market is mostly wholesale but some semi-retail.  Mostly run by Gujarati people so you will find Gujarati food in this area.  Also a major supplier of fabric to the local movie making industry.
  • Brihan Mumbai Mahanagarpalika or Municipal House – a beautiful building designed by John Lockwood Kipling

Other Markets

Other Mumbai Tourist Attractions

Kipling Connection

Crawford Market shares an interesting connection with that great great representative of the British Empire in India, Mr Kipling. But not as you might have though, the author and journalist Rudyard Kipling, but his father John Lockwood Kipling.

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