Lok Virsa opens Heritage Shop at Pakistan Monument Museum


ISLAMABAD, Jan 24 (APP):National Institute of Folk and Traditional Heritage (Lok Virsa) established ‘Heritage Shop’ here at Pakistan Monument Museum (PMM), Shakarparian.
‘Heritage Shop’ would provide an opportunity to the visitors to buy the videos and CDs of performances and documentaries on renowned folk artists, books on folklore and Lok Virsa’s publications of their choice.
Addressing the inauguration ceremony of newly established ‘Heritage Shop’, Executive Director Lok Virsa Dr Fouzia Saeed said the project was conceptualized and executed with an aim to promote and safeguard traditional values.
She said a large number of people from different walks of life also attended the shop inauguration ceremony.
The Pakistan Monument Museum depicts ancient civilization, freedom struggle of Pakistan, birth of Pakistan and major achievements of Pakistan to-date.
The PMM also has the facilities of reference library, audio-visual archive and conference hall along with a sixty-two (62) seat capacity auditorium known as Panorama Hall.