Shilpgram of Khajuraho is an important part of this ancient town. It is a government run venture for the preservation and promotion of culture and tradition of India. The centre was started in the year 1998, and it is located in the heart of the city. Shilpgram is an endeavor to showcase before the world the amazing beauty of Indian art and culture.
Shilpgram charms the visitors with its mesmerizing performances of folk arts. The centre is spread across a huge area of ten acres. The center presents performances of classical and folk dancers within the complex during the nights. The open-air stadium is the perfect place to sit and enjoy a colorful and majestic performance under a star-lit sky.
The center also displays the works of craftsmen belonging to various parts of the country. Visitors can buy artifacts created by such craftsmen through a shop located inside the complex of Shilpgram.