Museums in India

Museums in India

ABHAI SMARAK PANCHAL SANGRAHALAYA

125/5 Kishore Buildings, Kishore Bazar
Bareilly
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 5042
Pottery, coins terracotta figurines, beads. Guide service, lectures. Timings: Summer 0700-1100 hrs and 1600-1800 hrs; Winter 0800-1200 hrs and 1600-1730 hrs. Closed on Thursdays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

ACADEMY OF FINE ARTS

Cathedral Road
Calcutta 700016
India (West Bengal)
Tel: 44-4205
Rabindranath’s paintings and personal belongings, letters, manuscripts, sculpture, old miniature paintings, lithographs, manuscripts, engravings. Library guide Service, lectures, film shows. Timings: 1500-2000 hrs. Closed on Mondays.
Photography with

ACHARYA JOGESH CHANDRA PURAKIRTI BHAVAN

Vishnupur, District Bankura
Bankura
India (West Bengal)
Art and architecture from prehistoric period to this day, old manuscripts, folk art. Guide service, lectures, film shows. Timings: Summer 1730-1930 hrs;Winter 1700- 1900 hrs.
Entry free
Photography allowed with prior permission from the authoity o

AGHARKAR MUSEUM

University of Allahabad
Allahabad 211002
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 51663
Specimens of fossil and living plants, ancient life forms, maps depicting the distribution and origin of plants. Timings: Summer 0700-1200 hrs; Winter 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and university holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

AIR FORCE MUSEUM

Air Force Station, Palam
Delhi 110010
India (Northern and Central Regi
Tel: 393461, Extn 463
Aircrafts, photographs, paintings, arms and ammunition, aero-engines, space models and portraits. Guide service, film shows. Timings: Summer 0845-1345 hrs; Winter 0915-1415 hrs. Closed on Tuesdays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free
Photography allo

AITIHASIC PURATATVA SANGRAHALAYA

Kanya Gurukul, Narela
Delhi 110040
India (Northern and Central Regi
Tel: 7472340
Coins, copperplates, terracottas, beads, seals, manuscripts. Guide service, lectures. Timings: Summer 0700-1700 hrs; Winter 1000-1600 hrs. Open on all days.
Entry free
Photography allowed with permission.

AKSHAYA KUMAR MAITREYA MUSEUM

North Bengal Universizy, PO Darjeeling District
Darjeeling
India (West Bengal)
Stone, bronze, wooden sculpture, coins, manuscripts, paintings, miniatures. Timings: University timings. Closed on university holidays.
Entry free
Photography with permission.

ALLAHABAD MUSEUM

Motilal Nehru Park
Allahabad
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 53126
Stone sculpture, terracottas, miniature paintings, seals, coins, presents from Jawaharal Nehru, miniature objects, handcrafts, manuscripts, arms and instrucions. Guide service, lectures, film shows on Sundays. Timings: 1 May to 30 June: 0700-1200 hrs; 1

AMULYA PRATNASALA

PO and Village Rajybalhat
Hooghly
India (West Bengal)
Sculpture, coins, terracottas, manuscripts. Timings: 1400-2100 hrs. Closed on 2nd and 4th Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

ANAND BHAWAN
Allahabad 211002
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 52083
Personal belongings of Jawaharal Nehru and other members of the family. Picture gallery. Library, film shows daily at 1100-1300 hrs, lectures. Timings: Summer 0930-1700 hrs; Winter recess 1300-1330 hrs. Closed on Mondays and gazetted holidays.
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ANANDA NIKETAN KIRTISHALA

PO Bagnan, District Howrah
Howrah 711303
India (West Bengal)
Ancient terracotta figures, coins, stone sculpture, manuscripts, bronze, icons, stone sculpture, manusripts, bronze, icons. Library, guide service, lectures, film shows occasionally. Timings: 1100-1700 hrs; Closed on Thursdays, government/ local public

ANATOMY DEPARTMENT MUSEUM

Stanley Medical College
Madras 600001
India (Tamil Nadu)
Tel: 513311
Specimens of embryologiy, dissections of the human body. Library. Timings: 0900-1500 hrs. Closed on gazetted and government holidays.
Entry free
Photography for medical use only.

ANATOMY MUSEUM

Seth GS Medical College, Parel
Bombay 400012
India (Maharashtra)
Tel: 442201
1750 specimens (human and a few animal specimens) mounted in jars. Timings: 0930-1630 hrs. Closed on Sundays and bank holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

ANATOMY MUSEUM

Moti Lal Nehru Medical College
Allahabad
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Dissected parts of the human body, models of human organs, embryology models to study various branches of anatomy. Timings: 1 July to 30 April 0900-1600 hrs; 1 May to 30 June 0800-1200 hrs. Closed on university holidays.
Entry free

ANATOMY MUSEUM

LLRM Medical College
Meerut 250102
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 72596
Dissected specimens of different regions of the human body. Timings: Summer 0700-1300 hrs; Winter 0900-1600 hrs. Closed on Sundays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

ANDHRA SAHITYA PARISHAD GOVERNMENT MUSEUM AND RESEARCH INSTITUTE

Ramarapoet
Kakinada 533002
India (Andhra Pradesh)
Palm-leaf manusripts, coins, copper plate inscriptions, archaeological antiquities. Guide service, school programmes, film shows. Timings: 1030-1700 hrs. Open on all days.
Entry free
Photography fee Rs 2.

ANTHROPOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Guwahati University
Guwahati 781014
India (Assam)
Tel: 88248
Ethnograghic, prehistoric, archaeological and physical anthropological pbjects. Timings: 1000-1600 hrs. Closed on all university holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

ANTHROPOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Sri Jai Narain Degree, Station Road
Lucknow
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 51387
Biological and anthropological objects, tribal and traditional material, maps, charts, models. Guide service, film shows, lectures. Timings: 0700- 1100 hrs. Closed on Sundays and holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

ANTHROPOLOGY DEPARTMENT MUSEUM

University of Delhi
Delhi 110007
India (Northern and Central Regi
Tel: 2515329
Physical and cultural anthropological objekts. Library. Timings: 0830-1730 hrs.Closed on Saturdays, Sundays and university holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed with permission.

ARCHAEOLOGICAL GUJARI MAHAL MUSEUM

Gwalior 474003
India (Madhya Pradesh)
Tel: 8526
Archaeological sculpture, lithic inscriptions, copperplates, sati stones, metal icons, terracotta objects, coins. Guide service, lectures. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays and gazetted holidays.
Photography allowed on payment of Rs 2.00.

ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Nagarjunakonda
Guntur 522510
India (Andhra Pradesh)
Limestone,sculpture, terracottas, stuccos, coins,pottery, beads. Timings: 0900-1600 hrs. Open on all days.
Entry free
Photography allowed with permission of the Director General, Archaeological Survey of India.

ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Guntur
Amaravati 522020
India (Andhra Pradesh)
Tel: 25
Stupa-slabs, railings, sculpture, coins of gold, silver and lead, potsherds and crystals caskets. Library. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays.
Entry free
Photography with permission.

ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

PO and District Vaishali
Vaishali 844128
India (Bihar)
Terracottas, pottery, seals, coins, sculpture, antiques. Library, guide service. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Nalanda
India (Bihar)
Tel: 24
Antiquities, sculpture, terracottas,bronzes. Guide service, lectures. Timings: 0900- 1700 hrs. Open on all days.
Photography allowed.

ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

District Gaya
Bodhagaya 824231
India (Bihar)
Tel: 39
Stone, sculpture, bronzes, antiques. Library. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays.
Entry free
Photography with permission.

ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Lothal, Distt Ahmedabad
Lothal
India (Gujarat)
Mature Harappan period objects along with miaceous black and red ware. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays.
Entry free
Photography allowed with permission.

ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Aihole Distt
Aihole
India (Karnataka)
Sculpture of early Western Chalukyas of 7-8 th century AD. Library, film shows occasionally. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays.
Entry free
Photography with permission.

ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Badami 587201
India (Karnataka)
Stone sculpture of medieval period. Film shows occasionally. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays.
Entry free
Photography with permission.

ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Hassan District
Halebid 573121
India (Karnataka)
Tel: HBD 27
Sculpture, idols, coins, inscritions, wood carvings.. Library, guide service, lectures. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Kamalapur Post, Bellary District
Hampi
India (Karnataka)
Tel: 8744
Stone sculpture, gold coins, copper plates, paintings. Library, guide service. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Bijapur
India (Karnataka)
Armoury, porcelain, chinaware, coins, miniatures, manuscipts, carpets, stone sculpture. Library, guide service on demand, lectures, film shows. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Collengode House, Chembukavu
Trichur 680001
India (Kerala)
Tel: 21110
Megalithic burials, pottery, beads, sculpture, coins. Library Timings: 0930-1730 hrs. Closed on Mondays and important holidays.
Entry free
Photography with permission.

ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Mattancherry Palace
Cochin 682002
India (Kerala)
Ornaments, dress, weapons, paintings.Library, film shows. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays.
Entry free
Photography with permission.

ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Hill Palace, Trippunitarea
Ernakulam
India (Kerala)
Tel: 87113
Wooden articles, sculpture, armoury, oil painting, folklore, manuscripts. School programmes, film shows. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays.

ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Gwalior Fort
Gwalior
India (Madhya Pradesh)
Sculpture. Library, film shows. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays.
Entry free
Photography allowed with permission.

ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM
Khajuraho
India (Madhya Pradesh)
Tel: 23
Sculpture, insciptions and architectural pieces. Library, guide service. Timings: 0900-1700 hrs. Open on all days. (Closed on Fridays).
Photography allowed.
ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM
Sanchi 464661
India (Madhya Pradesh)
Tel: 27
Sculpture of different periods, lids of caskets, iron objects, terracottas and pottery. Library, guide service, film shows and lectures. Timings: 0900-1700 hrs. Open on all days.
Photography allowed.
ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Red Fort
Delhi 110006
India (Northern and Central Regi
Tel: 267961
Antiquities related with the history of Red Fort. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays.
Entry free
Photography allowed with permission.

ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Purana Quila
Delhi 110001
India (Northern and Central Regi
Tel: 615387
Excavated material of Purana Qila. Library. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays
Entry free
Photography allowed with permission.

ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Ratnagiri District, Cuttack
Ratnagiri
India (Orissa)
Sculpture, pottery, insriptions, seals, beads and coins. Film shows occasionally. Entry free
Photography with permission.

ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

PO Konarak
Konarak 75211
India (Orissa)
Tel: 22
Loose sculpture from the Sun temple complex. Library, lectures, film shows during exhibition time. Timings: 0900-1700 hrs. Open on all days.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Sandhu Ashram
Hoshiarpur
India (Punjab)
Sculpture, archaeological finds from Sanghol, paleolithic tools, manuscripts. Timings: 0900-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays.
Entry free
Photography allowed with permission.

ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Ropar
India (Punjab)
Material belonging to Harappan and other cultures.

ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Amber Fort
Amber 303101
India (Rajasthan)
Archaeological objects. Timings: Summer 0730-1030 hrs and 1500-1800 hrs. Winter 1000-1630hrs. Open all days.
Entry free

ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

District Ganganagar
Kalibangan 335803
India (Rajasthan)
Excavated materials from Kalibangan. Library, film shows occasionally. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays.
Entry free
Photography allowed with permission.

ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Gorakhpur University
Gorakhpur
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Coins, sculpture, photographs, stamps and casts of coins and sculpture. Timings: 1000-1630 hrs. Closed on university holidays.
Entry free

ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

TD College
Jaunpur
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 239
Sculpture, terracottas, coins Timings: 1025-1715 hrs. Closed on college holidays.
Entry free

ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Gurukul Kangri
Hardwar
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Prehistoric exhibits, sculpture, terracottas, coins, manuscripts, paintings. Guide service, library, film shows, lectures. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

 

ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Varanaseya Sanskrit Vishvavidyalaya
Varanasi
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Sculpture, paintings, coins, archaeological objects. Timings: July to February 1030-1200 hrs, March to June 0700-1200 hrs. Closed on university holidays.
Entry free

 

ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Taj Mahal
Agra 282001
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Paintings, sketches, farmans, mosaic works, manuscripts. Library, film shows occasionally. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays.
Entry free
Photography allowed with permission.

 

ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Sarnath PD, Distt Varanasi
Varanasi 221007
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 63708
Stone and bronze sculpture, seals, toys, terracotta. Library, film shows occasionally. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Friday.
Photography allowed.

 

ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITE MUSEUM

Nalgonda Distt
Kolanupaka 508101
India (Andhra Pradesh)
Inscriptions and sculpture. Guide service. Timings: 1030-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays.
Entry free
Photography fee Rs 2 wit prior permission on application bearing Re1 court fee stamp.

ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITE MUSEUM

Distt Mahboobnagar
Alampur 509152
India (Andhra Pradesh)
Sculpture of Western Chalukyan and Kakatiya periods and inscriptions. Guide service. Timings: 1030-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays.
Entry free
Photography allowed on payment.

ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITE MUSEUM

Sanghol
Ludhiana
India (Punjab)
Ceramics, terracottas, sculpture, coins, seals. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays.
Entry free
Photography allowed with permission.

ARCHAEOLOGICAL SURVEY OF INDIA

Kondapur, via Sengareddy Distt Medak
Kondapur 522285
India (Andhra Pradesh)
Tel: 25 (Kondapur)
Terracottas, beads, pottery, coins, stone age tools. Library, lectures, film shows occasionally. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays.
Entry free
Photography with permission.

ARMS and CHANDELIERS GALLERY

Quila Patiala
Patiala
India (Punjab)
Arms and chandeliers. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays.
Photography allowed with permission.

ARMY MEDICAL CORPS CENTRE MUSEUM

Lucknow
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Old uniforms, swords and equipment, photographs, albums and histories of the Army, Navy and Air Force. Timings: 0800-1300 hrs. Closed on Sundays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free

ART GALLERY

Sheesh Mahal, Old Moti Bagh
Patiala
India (Punjab)
Arts and crafts, natural history gallery. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays.

ART GALLERY AND KRISHNA MENON MUSEUM

East Hill
Calicut 673005
India (Kerala)
Paintings, wood and ivory carvings. Timings: 0930-1230 hrs and 1430-1730 hrs. Closed on Mondays.
Entry free
Photography with prior permission.

ART MUSEUM

Sri Meenakshi Sundareswarar Temple
Madurai 625001
India (Tamil Nadu)
Tel: 22047
Bronzes, paintings, jewellery, wood carving and other art objects. Timings: 0600-2000 hrs. Open on all days.
Photography fee Rs 5 per camera.

ARTS AND CRAFTS MUSEUM

Ghandi Smriti
Bhavnagar 364001
India (Gujarat)
Tel: 4024
Arts and crafts of Gujarat. Guide service, lectures, film shows. Timings: Summer 0830-1200 hrs and 1500-1900 hrs; Winter 0830-1200 hrs and 1430-1900 hrs. Closed on Mondays and public holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

ARULMIGU ARANGANATHAR THANJAVUR

Thiruvarangam, Trichy District
Tiruchirapalli
India (Tamil Nadu)
Tel: 85246
Timings: 0900-1300 hrs and 1400-1800 hrs.
Photography not allowed.

ASHUTOSH MUSEUM OF INDIAN ART

Centenary Building (First Floor), Calcutta University, College Street
Calcutta 700073
India (West Bengal)
Tel: 343014
Stone, bronze, sculpture, paintings, coins, terracottas. Film shows, lectures occasionally. Timings: 1030-1730 hrs. Closed on Saturdays, Sundays and university holidays.
Entry free
Photography with permission.

ASIATIC SOCIETY

1 Park Street
Calcutta
India (West Bengal)
Tel: 240539
Manuscripts, coins, paintings, sculpture. Guide service, lectures. Timings: 1200-1900 hrs on working days; Saturdays:1200-1530 hrs. Closed on Sundays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

ASSAM FOREST MUSEUM

South Kamrup Division
Guwahati
India (Assam)
Timber, bamboo,cane and ivory work, elephant tusks, rhino horns, models of bridges and buildings. Guide service. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs; Saturdays 1000-1530 hrs. Closed on Sundays.
Entry free

ASSAM GOVERNMENT COTTAGE INDUSTRIES MUSEUM

Guwahati
India (Assam)
Timings: 1000-1600 hrs. Saturdays 1000-1300 hrs. Closed on Sundays.

ASSAM STATE MUSEUM

Guwahati 781001
India (Assam)
Tel: 24193
Archaeological objects. Library, guide service lectures occasionally,school programmes, film shows. Timings: Summer 1000-1630 hrs; Winter 0930-1600 hrs. Closed on Mondays and 2nd Saturdays.
Photography allowed with permission.

AYURVEDIC COLLEGE MUSEUM

Gurukul Kangri
Hardwar
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 563
Biological, pathological, anatomical, pharmaceutical colletions and collections herbarium sheets. Guide service, film shows, lectures. Timings: Summer 0800-1700 hrs; Winter 0830-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and holidays.
Entry free
Photography allo

BABU KUNWAR SINGH MEMORIAL MUSEUM

Jagdsihpur, Bhojpur
Jagdishpur
India (Bihar)
Paintings, statue of Babu Kunwar Singh, arms. Timings: Summer 1000-1730 hrs; Winter 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and government holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

BALASORE BRANCH MUSEUM

PO Balasore, District Balasore
Balasore
India (Orissa)
Stone sculpture and other archaeological objects. Timings: Summer 0700-1200 hrs; Winter 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays and government holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

BANGIYA SAHITYA PARISAD MUSEUM

243/1 Acharya Prafulla Chandra Road
Calcutta
India (West Bengal)
Tel: 353743
Antiques, icons, insriptions andimages both of metal and stone. It includes apparel and articles of Rammohun Roy, Vidyasagar, original diaries of Sister Nivedita and others. Film shows, lectures. Timings: 1300-1900 hrs. Closed on Thursdays and public ho

BARIPADA MUSEUM

PO Baripada, District Mayurbhanj
Baripada
India (Orissa)
Stone sculpture, historical documents, gold, silver and copper coins, seals, terracottas, inscriptions. Library, guide service. Timings: Summer 1000-1200 hrs; Winter 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays and government holidays.
Photography allowed.

BARTON MUSEUM

Ghandhi Smirti
Bhavnagar 364001
India (Gujarat)
Tel: 4024
Antiquities, copperplates, manuscripts, fossils, coins, Guide service, lectures, film shows. Timings: Summer 0830-1200 hrs and 1500-1900 hrs; Winter 0830-1200 hrs and 1430-1830 hrs. Closed on Mondays and public holidays.
Entry free
Photography not

BELKHANDI MUSEUM

PO Kalra Munda, District Kalahandi
Belkhandi
India (Orissa)
Stone sculpture. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Open on all days.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

BERHAMPUR BRANCH MUSEUM

PO Berhampur, Distt Ganjam
Berhampur
India (Orissa)
Sculpture, arms and armour, anthropological and natural history specimens. Guide service, school programmes. Timings: Summer 0700-1400 hrs; Winter 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays and government holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

BHAGALPUR MUSEUM

Station Club, Sandis Compound
Bhagalpur 812003
India (Bihar)
Sculpture, terracottas, arms. Guide service, lectures, film shows. Timings: Summer 1000-1730 hrs; Winter 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays and government holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

BHAGWAN MAHAVIR MUSEUM
Cuddapah
India (Andhra Pradesh)
Sculpture, bronze, coins, paintings, guide service. Timings: 1030-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays and all public holidays.
Entry free
BHARAT ITIHAS SAMASHODHAK MANDAL MUSEUM

1321 Sadashiv Peth
Pune 411030
India (Maharashtra)
Tel: 442581
Miniature paintings, sculpture, manuscripts,copperplates, stone inscriptions, arms. Library, guide service, lectures. Timings: 0830-1030 hrs and 1600-2000 hrs. Closed on Thursdays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed with permiss

BHARAT KALA BHAVAN

Banaras Hindu University,
Varanasi 221005
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 54291
Sculpture, terracottas, miniatures,paintings, Nepal and Tibet sections. Guide service, film shows occassionally, lectures. Timings: 1030-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and university holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed on payment of Rs 10.

BHARATIYA LOK KALA MANDAL

N N Acharya Marg, Near Mohta Park
Udaipur 313001
India (Rajasthan)
Tel: 24296
Folk art, laquered toys, musical instruments and puppets. Timings: 0900-1800 hrs.

BHURI SINGH MUSEUM

Chamba 176310
India (Himachal Pradesh)
Pahari paintings and others, bronzes, copperplates, historical letters, wood carvings, arms, ornaments, old photographs, coins, manuscripts. Library, guide service, lectures, film shows occasionally. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays and gazette

BIHAR TRIBAL WELFARE RESEARCH INSTITUTE

Morabadi Road
Ranchi 834008
India (Bihar)
Tel: 21160
Ethnological objects. Timings: 1030-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free

BIRLA ACADEMY OF ART AND CULTURE MUSEUM

108-109 Southern Avenue
Calcutta 700029
India (West Bengal)
Tel: 469802
Paintings of the medieval period, modern art, anthropology. Library. Timings: 1530-1800 hrs. Closed on Mondays.

BIRLA INDUSTRIAL AND TECHNOLOGICAL MUSEUM

19A Gurusaday Road
Calcutta 700019
India (West Bengal)
Tel: 447241 (3lines) 2 and 446102
Models and exhibits on various branches of physical sciences, industry and technology including original objects. Library, guide service, film shows from Tuesday to Friday at 1500 hrs, Saturdays and sundays at 1230 hrs and 1500 hrs. Timings: 1000-1700 h

BIRLA MUSEUM

PO Vallabh Bhavan
Bhopal 462004
India (Madhya Pradesh)
Tel: 64387
Stone sculpture, terracottas, manuscripts, tools, coins. Library, guide service, film shows, lectures. Timings: 0900-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed with permission.

BIRLA MUSEUM

Pilani, Distt Jhunjunu
Pilani 333031
India (Rajasthan)
Tel: Pilani 58
Western paintings and sculpture, old arms and weapons. Library, guide service, film shows twice dailly. Timings: Summer 0830-1700 hrs; Winter 0900-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

BIRLA PLANETARIUM

96 Jawaharial Nehru Road
Calcutta
India (West Bengal)
Tel: 446619
Exhibits pertaining to various fields of astronomy, astrphysics and celestial mechanics. Guide service occasionally, lectures, film shows. Timings: 1200-1930 hrs on weekdays; 1000-2100 hrs on Sundays and holidays.
Photography not allowed.

BJ MEDICAL COLLEGE

Ahmedabad
India (Gujarat)
Tel: 66067
Specimens of pathology, culture media, instruments of clinical pathology. Timings: 0900-1700 hrs. Closed on Saturdays after 1300 hrs and state government holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

BOMBAY NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY

Hornbill House, Shahid Bhagat Singh Road
Bombay 400023
India (Maharashtra)
Tel: 257277
Mammals, birds, reptiles, fishes, amphibians. Film shows, lectures. Timings: Not open to public. Office timings: 1000-1330 hrs and 1400-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

BOTANICAL SURVEY OF INDIA

3 Lakshmi Road, Dalanwala
Dehra Dun 248001
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 3433
Botanical collections. Library, guide service, lectures. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and gazetted holidays.
Photography allowed.

BOTANY AND ZOOLOGY MUSEUM

IT College
Lucknow
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Shells, corals, fossils and other zoological specimens. Timings: Summer 0900-1345 hrs; Winter 0900-1530 hrs. Closed on Saturdays and Sundays.
Entry free

BOTANY DEPARTMANT

Lucknow University
Lucknow 226007
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 43722
Important and rare specimens of various disciplines of botany. Library, guide service, lectures. Timings: 1100-1600 hrs. Closed on all university holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed with permission.

BOTANY DEPARTMENT

Punjab University
Chandigarh 160014
India (Northern and Central Regi
Tel: 25026
Plant materials. Lectures, film shows. Timings: 0900-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

BOTANY MUSEUM

KS Saket Mahaviyalaya
Faizabad
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 312
Specimens of botanical interest, algae, fungi, pteridophytes Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free

BOTANY MUSEUM

Christ Church College
Kanpur
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 63626
Plants of all groups, class and families, fossils herbaria and plant products. Lectures. Timings: 0900- 1630 hrs. Closed on college holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

BOTANY MUSEUM

TD College
Jaunpur
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 239
All important plant and fossil types. Guide service.lectures. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

BOTANY MUSEUM

University of Gorakhput
Gorakhpur
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 770
Different plants groups, insectivorous plants, herbarium represanting local flora and fossil specimens. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on university holidays.
Entry free

BUNDELKHAND CHHATRASAL MUSEUM

Banda
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Sculpture, terracottas, stone implements, beads and seals, coins. Timings: Summer 0730-1100 hrs and 1500-1730 hrs; Winter 0800-1100 hrs and 1430-1700 hrs. Closed on Wednesdays.
Entry free
Photography allowed but restricted.

CALICO MUSEUM OF TEXTILES

Shahibagh
Ahmedabad 380004
India (Gujarat)
Tel: 51001
Ancient textieles, paintings. Library, guide service, film shows. Timings: 1000-1230 hrs and 1430-1700 hrs. Closed on Monday and New Year, Makarasankranti, Dhuleti, Diwaso, Parana, Dusshera.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

CAREY MUSEUM

Serampore College
712201 Serampore 712201
India (West Bengal)
Tel: 618322
Memorabilia of the founders Carey, marhman and ward. Library, guide service. Timings: 0930-1730 hrs. Closed on Sundays and declared holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

CENTRAL MUSEUM

Bombay-Agra Road
Indore 452001
India (Madhya Pradesh)
Tel: 6155
Regional exhibits, particulary from western Malwa. Library, guide service, film shows, lectures. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays and government holidays.
Entry free

CENTRAL MUSEUM

Bhopal
India (Madhya Pradesh)
Paintings, coins, porcelain, toys of metals and ivory, wood work, needle work, handicrafts. Guide service. Timings: 1030-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free

CENTRAL MUSEUM

Town Hall
Kolhapur 416002
India (Maharashtra)
Tel: 5481
Paintings, arms, sculpture, stone inscriptions. Library, guide service, lectures, film shows. Timings: 1030-1730 hrs. Closed on Mondays, 2nd and 4th Tuesdays and public holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed with permission of the Director.

CENTRAL MUSEUM

Nagpur 440001
India (Maharashtra)
Tel: 26231
Archaeology, anthropology, art,geology, natural history. Library, guide service, lectures, film shows on special occasions at 1500-1630 hrs. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays and national holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed on certain

CENTRAL MUSEUM

Lachumiere
Shillong 793001
India (Meghalaya)
Tel: 3427
Ethnographic and archaeological objects. Guide service, lectures, school programmes, film shows. Timings: Summer 1000-1630 hrs; Winter 1000- 1600 hrs. Closed on Sundays, 2nd Saturdays and other government holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allow

CENTRAL MUSEUM RAM NIWAS GARDEN

Jaipur 302004
India (Rajasthan)
Metal ware, ivory work, lacquer work, jewellery, textlies, pottery, carved wooden objects, arms and weapons, paintings. Guide service, film shows on Wednesday from 1900 to 2000 hrs. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays.
Photography allowed in sp

CENTRAL NATIONAL HERBARIUM

Po Botanic Garden
711103 Howrah
India (West Bengal)
Tel: 67323
1,5 million dried plant materials. Largest herbarium in South East Asia having rich collections of eminent botanists of the last 200 years. Main centre in India for taxonomic research. Library, guide service, lectures. Timings: 1015-1715 hrs. Closed on

CENTRAL RESEARCH STATION MUSEUM

GSVM Medical College
Kanpur
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Surgical specimens from operation theatres. Timings: 0900-1600 hrs. Closed on Sundays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free

CENTRAL SIKH MUSEUM

Clock Tower Building, Golden Temple
Amritsar 143001
India (Punjab)
Tel: 47583
Paintings regarding Sikh history, coins, old arms, manuscripts. Library, guide service. Timings: 0700-1900 hrs; Mondays 0800-1800 hrs. Open on all days.
Entry free
Photography allowed with permission of the Secretary.

CHACHA NEHRU CHILDREN’S MUSEUM

Thycaud
Trivandrum 695014
India (Kerala)
Tel: 64939
Dolls, philately, charts, models, paintings. Guide service, lectures, film shows. Timings: 1000-1800 hrs. Closed on Mondays and public holidays
Photography not allowed.

CHANDRAHARI MUSEUM

Darbhanga 836004
India (Bihar)
Tel: 2191
Bronzes, terracottas, manuscripts, coins. Library, guide service, lectures, film shows. Timings: Summer 1000-1700 hrs; Winter 1030-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays and important holidays.
Entry free
Photography with permission.

CHILDREN’S MUSEUM

Ghandhi Smriti
Bhavnagar 364001
India (Gujarat)
Tel: 4024
An educational musem based on basic training and recreation for children. Guide service, lectures, film shows. Timings: Summer 0830-1200 hrs and 1500-1900 hrs; Winter 0830-1200 hrs and 1430-1830 hrs. Closed on Mondays and public holidays.
Entry free

CHILDREN’S MUSEUM

Motilal Nehru Marg
Lucknow
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 52313
Paintings, sculpture, toys,dolls, scientific models, dioramas. Guide service, film shows, lectures. Timings: 0130-1730 hrs. Closed on Mondays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

CHITRALAYA

Besant Theosophical College, Giri Roa Street
Mandanapalle 517327
India (Andhra Pradesh)
Tel: 7
Sculpture and paintings. Library, film shows on college days at 1800 hrs, lectures. Timings: College timings. Closed on Sundays and college holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

COLLEGE MUSEUM

Tamil Nadu Agricultural University
Coimbatore 641003
India (Tamil Nadu)
Tel: 35461
Minerals, rocks, insect pests, fungal diseases, snakes, poults, silver and gold medals, cups, shields. Timings: 0900-1200 hrs and 14-1700 hrs.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

COLLEGE OF ARTS AND CRAFTS MUSEUM

Lucknow
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 43579
Ancient, arts and crafts. Guide service, film shows, lectures. Timings: 1000-1600 hrs. Closed on college holidays.
Photography not allowed.

COLLEGE OF TEXTILE TECHNOLOGY

12 William Carey Road, Serampore
Hooghly
India (West Bengal)
Tel: 6124, 618496
Different types of textile products. Guide service. Timings: Monday to Friday 1000-1630 hrs; Saturdays 1000-1300 hrs; Saturdays 1000-1300 hrs. Closed on Sundays and public holidays.
Entry free
Photography with permission.

COMMERCE MUSEUM

University of Gorakhpur
Gorakhpur
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 225
Charts, graphs, pictures, samples. Film shows. Timings: 1000-1630 hrs. Closed on university holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

COMMERCIAL AND INDUSTRIAL MUSEUM

Kanpur
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 62619
Handicrafts, handloom, cottage industry products, marble, wood carving, brassware, carpets, silk goods Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free

COMMERCIAL MUSEUM

Guwahati University, Arts Buildings
Guwahati 781014
India (Assam)
Tel: 88541
Arts and crafts, commercial products, minerals and rocks, documents, pictures, models, coins. Timings: 1230-1830 hrs. Closed on Sundays and university holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

CRAFTS MUSEUM

Bhairon Marg, Pragati Maidan
Delhi 110001
India (Northern and Central Regi
Tel: 3317641
Folk and tribal arts and crafts. Library, guide service, lectures occasionally, film shows on Sundays. Timings: 0930-1800 hrs. Closed on national holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed on request.

CRAFTS MUSEUM

9-12 Old Court House Street
Calcutta
India (West Bengal)
Tel: 237205
Rural arts, crafts, ivory, metal objects and textiles from different regions of India. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs.

DARBAR HALL MUSEUM

Diwan Chowk
Junagadh
India (Gujarat)
Tel: 934
Silver throne, carpets, miniature paintings, arms, golden ornaments. Library, guide service, film shows occasionally. Timings: 0900-1200 hrs and 1500-1800 hrs. Closed on Wednesdays and 2nd and 4th Saturday.
Photography not allowed.

DEPARTMENT OF ANATOMY

KG Medical College
Lucknow 226001
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 82325
Mounted and dissected specimens of all the parts of humans and animals. Library, guide service, film shows on Saturdays. Timings: 1000-1600 hrs. Closed on all university holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

DEPARTMENT OF ANCIENT HISTORY, CULTURE AND ARCHAEOLOGY MUSEUM

University of Allahabad
Allahabad 211002
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Prehistoric tools from earliest times to the end of the Pleistocene age, mesolithic tools, human and animal sceletons, antiquities, collection from Ghositaram, the famous Buddist monastery. Guide service. Timings: Summer 0700-1200 hrs; Winter 1000-1600

DEPARTMENT OF ANCIENT HISTORY AND ARCHAEOLOGY

University of Madras
Madras 600006
India (Tamil Nadu)
Tel: 48778 Extn 46
Excavated material and antiquities. Guide service, lectures. Timings: 1030-1700 hrs. Closed on state government holidays.
Entry free
Photography with permission.

DEPARTMENT OF ANCIENT INDIAN HISTORY AND ARCHAEOLOGY

Patna University
Patna 800006
India (Bihar)
Tel: 51012
Archaeological objects. Timings: Summer 0630-11340 hrs; Winter 1030-1730 hrs. Closed on university holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

DEPARTMENT OF ANTHROPOLOGY

Ranchi University
Ranchi 834001
India (Bihar)
Tel: 23695
Ethnographic collections of central Indian states and Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Library. Timings: 1100-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and university holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

DEPARTMENT OF ANTHROPOLOGY MUSEUM

University of Lucknow
Lucknow 226007
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 45372
Ethnographic, prehistoric and archaeological exhibits. Lectures occasionally. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on university holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed with permission.

DEPARTMENT OF BOTANY MUSEUM

Meerut University
Meerut 250001
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 75021/19
Plant materials of different groups. Library, guide service,film shows, lectures. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on university holidays.
Photography allowed.

DEPARTMENT OF GEOLOGY

University of Lucknow
Lucknow 226007
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 45139
Indian rock types, Indian minerals. Timings: 1030-1630 hrs. Closed on all university holidays.
Entry free

DEPARTMENT OF HISTORICAL AND ANTIQUARIAN RESEARCH

Guwahati
India (Assam)
Ancient manuscripts and records. Timings: 1000-1600 hrs. Closed on Sundays.

DEPARTMENT OF PHARMACOLOGY

LLRM Medical College
Meerut 250102
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 72896
Pharmaceutical preparations, crude drugs, poisons, machines used in pharmaceutical preparations. Library, lectures. Timings: 0930-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and other holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

DEPARTMENT OF ZOOLOGY

Christ Church College
Kanpur
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 63620
Museum specimens preserved in formalin, stuffed birds and animals, charts, insects. Library, lectures. Timings: 1000-1630 hrs. Closed on college holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

DEPARTMENTAL MUSEUM

Banaras Hindu University (BHU)
Varanasi 221005
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 54291
Archaeological materials, plaster cast sculptures, coins. Guide service, lectures. Timings: 1030-1630 hrs. Closed on university holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed

DHENKANAL BRANCH MUSEUM

PO Dhenkanal, Distt Dhenkanal
Dhenkanal
India (Orissa)
Sculptures, arms and armour, anthropological and natural history specimens. Guide service, school programmes. Timings: Summer 0700-1400 hrs; Winter 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays and other government holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

DIGAMBAR JAIN MUSEUM

Distt Jhansi
Sonagir
India (Madhya Pradesh)
Archaeological objects and sculpture. Timings: 0700-1600 hrs. Open on all days.
Entry free

DISTRICT ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Pillalamarri
Mahboobnagar 509001
India (Andhra Pradesh)
Miniatures, paintings, manuscripts, chinaware, bidriware, coins. Guide service. Timings: 1030-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays.
Entry free
Photography on payment.

DISTRICT ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Ujjain
India (Madhya Pradesh)
Sculpture, inscriptions. Timings: Summer: 0700-1000 and 1500-1800 hrs; Winter: 0800-1100 and 1400-1700 hrs.
Entry free

DISTRICT LIBRARY

Midnapore
India (West Bengal)
Tel: 725
Stone images of Hindu gods and goddesses, clay models, utensils. Timings: Summer 1500-2100 hrs. Winter 1300-2000 hrs. Closed on Wednesdays, 2nd and 4th Tuesdays and government holidays.
Photography allowed.

DISTRICT MUSEUM

Opposite Andhra Christian college, Main Road
Guntur 522001
India (Andhra Pradesh)
Sculpture and inscriptions relating to ancient and medieval periods. Timings: 1030-1700 hrs. Closed on fridays, second Saturdays and Government of Andhra Pradesh holidays.
Entry free
Photography fee Rs 2.

DISTRICT MUSEUM

Lower Subansari Distt
Ziro 791120
India (Arunachal Pradesh)
Art and craft objects. Guide service, film shows fortnightly during office hours. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and government holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

DISTRICT MUSEUM

WEST Siang Distt
Along 791001
India (Arunachal Pradesh)
Arts and crafts objects. Guide service, film shows fortnightly during office hours. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and government holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

DISTRICT MUSEUM

West Kameng Distt
Bomdila 790001
India (Arunachal Pradesh)
Art and craft objects. Guide service, film shows fortnightly during office hours. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and government holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

DISTRICT MUSEUM

Tirap District
Khonsa 786630
India (Arunachal Pradesh)
Art and crafts objects. Guide service, film shows fortnightly during office hours. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and government holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

DISTRICT MUSEUM

Lohit District
Tezu 792001
India (Arunachal Pradesh)
Art and craft objects. Guide service, film shows fortnightly during office hours. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and government holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

DISTRICT MUSEUM

East Siang Distt
Pasighat 791102
India (Arunachal Pradesh)
Art and craft objects. Guide service, film shows fortnightly during office hours. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on sundays and government holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

DISTRICT MUSEUM

Sedam Road
Gulbarga
India (Karnataka)
Sculptures, inscriptions. Film shows on Saturdays at 1800 hrs. Timings: Summer: 0800-1300 hrs; Winter: 0900-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

DISTRICT MUSEUM

Maharaja Park
Hassan
India (Karnataka)
Scupture, inscritions, arms, coins, paintings. Timings: 0900-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays and other gazetted holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

DISTRICT MUSEUM

Dhar
India (Madhya Pradesh)
Images and coins, sculpture, architectural pieces, inscriptions, coins, pottery, art objects, ornaments, photographs. Guide service. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

DISTRICT MUSEUM

Shivpuri
India (Madhya Pradesh)
Sculpture, coins and paintings of Mughal, Rajput and Maratha schools. Library, guide service, lectures. Timings: May to June 0630-1230 hrs; July to April 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays and gazetted holidays of state government.
Entry free
Photog

DISTRICT MUSEUM

Banasur Bagh
Sangrur
India (Punjab)
Weapons, art and crafts, textiles, paintings. Guide service, film show. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays.
Photography allowed with permission.

DOGRA ART GALLERY

Jammu 180001
India (Jammu and Kashmir)
Pahari paintings, manuscripts, sculpture, terracotta, coins, historic arms. Guide service, lectures. Timings: Summer 1200-1800 hrs; Winter 1030-1630 hrs. Closed on Mondays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

DR BHAU DAJI LAD MUSEUM (VIKTORIA AND ALBERT MUSEUM)

91A Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Road, Byculla
Bombay 400027
India (Maharashtra)
Tel: 377121
Armoury, sculpture, pottery, leather work, ivory, manuscrits, paintings, fossils minerals. Library. Timings: Sundays: 0830-1720 hrs. On other working days: 1030-1720 hrs. Closed on Mondays and eight important public holidays.
Photography allowed on p

DR RAJ BALI PANDEY PURATAVA AND KALA SANGRAHALAYA SAMITI

MMM Siksha Sansthan, Bhatpar Rani
Deoria
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 23
Stone sculpture, stone tools, terracottas, coins, microlithic tools, copper plates, bricks, potteries, manuscripts. Library, guide service, lectures, film shows on Sundays. Timings: Summer 0630-1700 hrs; Winter 0700-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and other

DR ZAKIR HUSSAIN MEMORIAL MUSEUM

Jamia Milia Islamia University Campus Okhla
Delhi
India (Northern and Central Regi
Tel: 633269
Paraphernalia of Dr Zakir Hussain, gifts received by the late President from different countries, photographs. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays.
Entry free

DRISTRICT MUSEUM

Vidisha
India (Madhya Pradesh)
Sculpture, inscriptions, terracottas, coins and earthern seals, plaster casts. Library, guide service. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays
Entry free
Photography allowed on payment of Rs 2.00.

ETHNOGRAPHIC MUSEUM OF THE CULTURAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE

New Secretariat Buildings (1st floor),1 KS Roy Road
Calcutta 700001
India (West Bengal)
Tel: 23-6271 Extn 136/173
Ethnographic specimens. Library. Timings: 1030-1730 hrs on weekdays, Saturdays 1030-1400 hrs. Closed on Sundays and holidays.
Entry free
Photography with permission.

ETHNOLOGICAL MUSEUM OF TRIBAL RESEARCH AND TRAINING INSTITUTE

28 Queen’s Gardens
Pune 411001
India (Maharashtra)
Tel: 25941
Articles of material, cultural value of the tribals of Maharashtra and exhibits of ethnological value in general. Lectures, film shows for schools only. Timings: 1030-1730 hrs. Closed on Sundays and government holidays.
Entry free
Photography allo

FACULTY OF VETERINARY AND ANIMAL SCIENCE

Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswa Vidyalaya, 37 Belgachia Road,
Calcutta 700037
India (West Bengal)
Tel: 56-3165/66
Collections from hospitals, slaughter houses. Guide service, lectures, film shows on weekdays 1100-1600 hrs. Timings: University timings. Closed on Saturdays (second half) and Sundays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

FOLKLORE MUSEUM

University of Mysore Manasa Gangotri
Mysore 570006
India (Karnataka)
Tel: 22525
Arms, weapons, beads, folk toygames,dools, lamps, jewellery, measures, churns. Library, guide service, lectures. Timings: 1030-1730 hrs. Closed on second Saturdays and Sundays.
Entry free
Photography with permission of the Director.

FORENSIC MEDICINE MUSEUM

KG Medical College
Lucknow
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 82212
Speciments of injuries, poisoning, poisons, weapons and specimens of the human body. Library, lectures. Timings: 0930-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and university holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

FOREST RESEARCH INSTITUTE AND COLLEGE

PO New Forest
Dehra Dun
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 7021-7028
Forestry, forest biology, forest products and wildlife, botanical, timber specimns, models. Library, guide service, film shows. Timings: 0930-1630 hrs. Closed on Sundays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

FOREST SCHOOL

Shivpuri
India (Madhya Pradesh)
Tel: 32
Collections are made with the object of imparting practical training to foresters in various fields of forestry. Guide service, film shows during working hours, lectures. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

FORT MUSEUM

South Beach Road
Madras 600009
India (Tamil Nadu)
Tel: 21127
Arms, uniforms, medals, porcelain, coins, manuscripts, paintings, prints.Library, guide service. Timings: 0900-1700 hrs. Open on all days.
Entry free
Photography allowed without flash and tripod.

GANDHI CENTENARY GOVERNMENT MUSEUM

Opp New Bus Stand
Karimnagar 505001
India (Andhra Pradesh)
Miniature paintings, Nepali bronzes, coins, bridriware. Guide service. Timings: 1030-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays and public holidays.
Entry free
Photography fee Rs 3.

GANDHI MEMORIAL MUSEUM

Rajghat
Delhi 110002
India (Northern and Central Regi
Tel: 274746
Relics of Mahatma Gandhi, microfilms and photographs, artworks objects on Mahatma Gandhi. Library, film shows on Sundays. Timings: 0900-1730 hrs. Closed on Mondays.
Entry free
Photography Limited photography allowed.

GANDHI MUSEUM

Mahatma Gandhi Marg
Lucknow 226001
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 45396
Photographs, paintings, replicas, stamps. Library, guide service, film shows on Sundays and other important occasions, lectures. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

GANDHI SANGRAHALAYA

Ashok Raj Path
Patna 800001
India (Bihar)
Tel: 25339, 21523
Photographs on Mahatma Gandhi. Library, guide service, film shows, lectures. Timings: Summer 1030-2000 hrs; Winter 1030-1900 hrs. Closed on Saturdays.
Entry free
Photography with permission.

GANDHI SMARAK SANGRAHALAYA

Sevagram
Wardha 442001
India (Maharashtra)
Personal relics of Gandhiji, portraits of Gandhiji, Gandhian Literature. Timings: 1000-1400 hrs. Open on all days.
Entry free

GANDHI SMARAK SANGRAHALAYA

14 Riverside Road
Barrackpore
India (West Bengal)
Tel: 53-170
Photographs on Gandhiji’s Life, photostat letters to Gandhiji from different countries, press cuttings, bullets and recordings of the Mahatma’s reminscencies.Library. Timings: 1100-1700 hrs. Closed on Wednesdays.

GANDHI SMRITI

5 Tees January Marg,
Delhi 110001
India (Northern and Central Regi
Tel: 3012843
Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays.

GANGANATH JHA KENDRIYA SANSKRIT VIDYAPEETH

Moti Lal Nehru Park
Allahabad 211002
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 53484
Mainly Sanscrit manuscripts; a few in Hindi, Persian, Bengali, Maithili and Oriya. Library, lectures occasionally. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Central Government holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

GASS FOREST MUSEUM

Southern Forest Ranger’s College and Research Centre
Coimbatore 641002
India (Tamil Nadu)
Tel: 22642
Forestry and allied products. Library. Timings: 0900-1300 hrs and 1400-1630 hrs. Closed on Sundays, 2nd Saturdays and public holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed in special cases.

GAYA MUSEUM

Gaya 823001
India (Bihar)
Sculpture, bronzes, terracottas, paintings, sketches, arms, manuscripts. Library, guide service, lectures, film shows on special occasions. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays and important holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

GEOGRAHY MUSEUM

KS Saket Mahavidyalaya
Faizabad 312
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Specimens of rocks, minerals,peculiar sand from Kanniyakumari. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free

GEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Banaras Hindu University
Varanasi 221005
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 54291/301
Material of geological interest. Library. Timings: Summer 0700-1230 hrs. Winter 1030-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and university holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

GEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Sri JND College
Lucknow 226001
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 51387
Geological specimens of rocks, minerals, oresand fossils, charts, models, maps. Library, guide service, lectures. Timings: 1030-1600 hrs. Closed on Sundays and other holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

GEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

MG Marg
Lucknow 226001
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 48291
Rocks, minerals, fossils, models, maps, charts, and photographs. Library guide service. , film shows, lectures. Timings: 1100-1300 hrs. and 1400-1600 hrs. Closed on Sundays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed with permission.

GEOLOGY AND GEOPHYSICS MUSEUM

University of Roorkee
Roorkee 247672
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 2349
Minerals, rocks and fossils, charts, models. Timings: Monday to Friday: 0900-1700 hrs; Sunday:0900-1300 hrs. Closed on Sundays.
Entry free

GHALIB MUSEUM

Aiwan-e-Ghalib, Aiwan-e-Ghalib Marg
Delhi 110002
India (Northern and Central Regi
Tel: 272455
Personalia museum on the life and work of Ghalib. Library, guide service, lectures. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

GHANDI MEMORIAL MUSEUM

Tammukkam
Madurai 62520
India (Tamil Nadu)
Tel: 23100
Gandiji’s correspondence, manuscripts, books, photographs, recordings in his voice. Guide service, library, film shows. Timings: 1000-1300 hrs and 1400-1800 hrs.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

GHANDI MUSEUM

Gandhi Smriti
Bhavnagar 364001
India (Gujarat)
Tel: 4024
Audio-visual meterials, prayer records, lectures photostat copies of Mahatma Gandhi’s letters. Library, guide service, film shows on Fridays. Timings: Summer 0830-1200 hrs and 1500-1900 hrs; Winter 0830-1200 hrs and 1430-1830 hrs. Closed on Mondays and

GHANDI SAMARAK SANGRAHALAYA

Harijan Ashram
Ahmedabad 380013
India (Gujarat)
Tel: 867527
Manuscipts, Photostat copies of Gandhiji’s correspondence; records relating to Ghandiji. Library, guide service, film shows on request, lectures on special occasions. Timings: Summer 0830-1200 hrs and 1430-1900 hrs. Witer 0830-1200 hrs and 1400-1830 hrs

GOVERMENT MUSEUM

(Coorg District)
Madikeri
India (Karnataka)
Sculpture, old costumes, important documents, arms, insriptions, natural history, geological specimens. Film shows on Saturdays from 1730-1830 hrs. Timings: 0900-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays, 2nd Saturdays and general holidays.
Entry free
Photograp

GOVERNMENT ARCHAEOLOGICAL AND EDUCATIONAL MUSEUM

Deoria 274001
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Stone images explored and collected,terracottas, minerals, rocks, stuffed birds and animals, zoological specimens, coins, manuscripts. Library, guide service. Timings: Summer 0700-1200 hrs; Winter 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and other gazetted holi

GOVERNMENT EDUCATIONAL MUSEUM

Station Road
Etawah 206001
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: Summer 0630-1230 hrs; Winter 1
Ancient coins, plaster casts, fish and animal breeds, modern sculpture, sculpture and portraits of national feaders. Library , guide service. Entry free
Photography allowed.

GOVERNMENT EDUCATIONAL MUSEUM

DISO Bulandshahr
Bulandshahr
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 480
Historical and scientific exhibits, toys, charts and maps, models, books, paintings, coins. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on s Sundays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free

GOVERNMENT EDUCATIONAL MUSEUM

Muzaffarnagar
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Coins, terracottas,sculpture, paintings dolls, stamps,cannons. Guide service, film shows. Timings: Summer 0700-1200 hrs; Winter 1100-1600 hrs. Closed on Sundays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

GOVERNMENT INDUSTRIAL AND COMMERCIAL MUSEUM

45 Ganesh Chandra Avenue
Calcutta 700013
India (West Bengal)
Tel: 24-3290
Industrial and commercial products of West Bengal, handicrafts and objects of folk art. Library, lectures. Timings: 1030-1730 hrs on Weekdays; Saturdays: 1030-1400 hrs. Closed on Sundays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free
Photography with special p

GOVERNMENT JTC

Faizabad
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Animal skeletons, coins, replicas, horns of different animals, wooden toys, stone toys and idols of the past, eathen toys, recent foreign coins, replicas. Timings: Open during school hours. Closed on school holidays.
Entry free
Photography not all

GOVERNMENT MUSEUM

Shimoga 577201
India (Karnataka)
Sculpture, inscriptions, paintings, arms, coins, manuscripts. Library, guide service, film shows on Saturdays at 1800 hrs. Timings: 0900-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays and 2nd Saturdays.
Photography with permission.

GOVERNMENT MUSEUM

Basavakalayan, Bidar District
Bidar
India (Karnataka)
Arcgaeological objects and sculpture. Library, film shows on Saturdays at 1800 hrs, lectures. Timings: Summer 0730-1330 hrs; Winter 0900-1800 hrs. Closed on Mondays and general holidays.
Photography allowed.

GOVERNMENT MUSEUM

Fort, Madikeri,
Kadagau
India (Karnataka)
Sculpture, inscriptions, arms. Film shows on Saturdays at 1800 hrs. Timings: 0900-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

GOVERNMENT MUSEUM

Ahar
Udaipur 313001
India (Rajasthan)
Tel: 26104
Coins, arms, inscriptions, sculpture, paintings . Library, guide service. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

GOVERNMENT MUSEUM

Kota 324002
India (Rajasthan)
Sculpture, paintings, illustrated manuscripts, coins, arms, costumes. Lectures. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed for study purpose.

GOVERNMENT MUSEUM

Mt Abu, Distt Sirohi
Sirohi
India (Rajasthan)
Brass work, sculpture, paintings textiles, blue pottery, camel leather work, ivory work. Library, school programmes. Timings: Summer 0730-1030 hrs and 1530-1800 hrs; Winter 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays
Entry free
Photography allowed with perm

GOVERNMENT MUSEUM

City Palace
Alwar 301001
India (Rajasthan)
Inscriptions, sculpture, coins (archaeological section), paintings, manuscripts, arms. Library, guide service. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays.
Photography allowed with permission.

GOVERNMENT MUSEUM

Baratpur Fort
Bharatpur 321001
India (Rajasthan)
Sculpture, coins, armoury, zoological specimens, paintings. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays and other gazetted holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed for research purposes only.

GOVERNMENT MUSEUM

Bikaner 334001
India (Rajasthan)
Tel: 44293
Archaeological objects, garments, arms, pottery, anatomy, local industry. Library. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

GOVERNMENT MUSEUM

Near Naja Bazar
Ajmer
India (Rajasthan)
Archaeological objects. Lectures. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays and 11 holidays during the year.
Photography allowed only for academic purpose with permission of the Director, Archaeology and Museums,( Rajasthan), Jaipur.

GOVERNMENT MUSEUM

Jhalawar 326001
India (Rajasthan)
Sculpture, inscritions, paintings, coins, ivory carvings, costumes, manuscripts. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on gazetted holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

GOVERNMENT MUSEUM

Jodhpur 342001
India (Rajasthan)
Tel: 25753
Coins, paintings, wood, lac and leather work, pottery, antiquity, ivory, stone, arms. Library, guide service. Timings: 1000-1630 hrs. Closed on Fridays and gazetted holidays.
Photography allowed.

GOVERNMENT MUSEUM

Gandhi Memorial Museum Campus
Madurai 625020
India (Tamil Nadu)
Archaeological, anthropological, numismatics, zoological, botanical and geological objects of children’s interest. Library, guide service, lectures. Timings: Summer 0900-1230 hrs; Winter 1400-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays, second Saturdays and national ho

GOVERNMENT MUSEUM

Pantheon Road, Egmore
Madras 600008
India (Tamil Nadu)
Tel: 89638
Exhibits on zoology, botany,and geology, phiately and chidren’s section. Library, guide service, lectures, film shows. Timings: 0800-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays and national holidays.
Photography allowed in galleries on payment of Rs 2. (Exept Bronz

GOVERNMENT MUSEUM

Big Street, Thirugokarnam
Pudukkottai 622002
India (Tamil Nadu)
Tel: DK 2247
Geology, zoology, anthropology,botany, paintings, sculpture, bronzes. Library, guide service. Timings: 0900-1230 hrs and 1400-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays, 2nd Saturdays and national holidays.
Entry free
Photography fee Rs 2 ( exept bronzes).

GOVERNMENT MUSEUM

Museum Road
Mathura 281001
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 3191
Sculpture, terracottas and bronzes dating from 5th century BC to 1200 AD. Library, guide service, film shows, lectures. Timings: 16 April to 30 June 0730-1230 hrs, 1 July to 15 April 1030-1630 hrs. Closed on Mondays.
Entry free
Photography allowed

GOVERNMENT MUSEUM AND ART GALLERY

Sector 10C
Chandigarh 160010
India (Northern and Central Regi
Tel: 25568
Gandhara and Brahminical sculpture, paintings, prehistoric relics. Library, guide service, lectures film shows on Sundays and Saturdays. Timings: 1000 -1630 hrs. Closed on Monday and gazetted holdays.
Photography allowed with prior permissions.

GUJARAT MUSEUM SOCIETY

Culture Centrum, Kocharle
Ahmedabad
India (Gujarat)
Exhibits on archaeology and anthropology, costumes, paintings. Timings: 0800-1100 hrs and 1600-2000 hrs.Closed on Mondays.
Entry free

GURU TEGH BAHADUR MUSEUM

Anandpur Sahib
India (Punjab)
Oil paintings relating to Sikh Gurus Guide service. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays.
Photography allowed on request.

GURUSADAY MUSEUM OF BENGAL FOLK ART

PO Joka, District 24 Parganas.
Bratacharigram
India (West Bengal)
Terracottas, brass, bronze,sculpture, dolls, toys, musical instruments, manuscripts. Guide service. Timings: 1100-1700 hrs.Closed on Thursdays and state government holidays.
Photography with permission.

GUWAHATI MEDICAL COLLEGE

Guwahati 781015
India (Assam)
Medical and anatomy. Timings: 1000-1600 hrs. Closed on Sundays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free

HARI SINGH GOUR ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

University of Sagar
Sagar 470003
India (Madhya Pradesh)
Stone sculpture, coins, seals, inscriptions, beads, terracottas. Library, guide service, lectures. Timings: Summer: 1000-1700 hrs; Winter: 1030-1700 hrs. Open all days.
Entry free
Photography allowed with permission.

HARYANA PRANTIYA PURATATVA SANGRAHALAYA

Gurukul, Jhajjar, Distt Rohtak
Jhajjar
India (Haryana)
Tel: 44
Coins, inscriptions, copperplates, terracottas, sculpture, beads, manuscripts, weapons of Indus Valley civilization. Guide service, lectures. Timings: Summer 0700-1700 hrs, Winter 1000-1600 hrs. Open all days.
Entry free
Photography allowed with p

HEALTH MUSEUM

Public Gardens
Hyderabad 500004
India (Andhra Pradesh)
Tel: 33121
Models, charts, diagrams, plastic models of the heart. Library, guide service, lectures, film shows. Timings: Summer 1100-1300 hrs, 1400-1800 hrs; Winter 1000-1300 hrs, 1400- 1700 hrs. Closed on fridays and public holidays.
Entry free
Photography

HEALTH MUSEUM

Sayaji Bag
Baroda 390018
India (Gujarat)
Tel: 64246
Health exhibits. Library, guide service, film shows: on Sundays in a month at 1900-2000 hrs. Timings: 1100-1800 hrs.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

HERAS INSTITUTE OF INDIAN HISTORY AND CULTURE

St Xavier’s College
Bombay 400001
India (Maharashtra)
Tel: 266661
Antiquities, terracottas. Lectures. Timings: 1400-1600 hrs on Thursdays by appointment; any time on Weekdays. Closed on Sundays and holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

HIMACHAL STATE MUSEUM

Near Chauramaidan
Shimla 171004
India (Himachal Pradesh)
Tel: 2357
Sculpture, paintings, decorative arts, jewellery, wood carvings, manuscripts, arms and amour. Library, guide service. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

HIMALAYAN MOUNTAINEERING INSTITUTE

Jaawahar Prabat
Darjeeling 734101
India (West Bengal)
Tel: 2438,2378,2778
Expedition photographs, rocks, fauna, monograms. Library, film shows, lectures. Timings: 15 March to 14 November 0900- 1700 hrs; 15 November to 14 March 0900- 1630 hrs. Closed on Thuesdays (only in winter).
Photography allowed.

HINDI SANGRAHALAYA

Hindi Sahitya Sammelan
Allahabad
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Printed books, periodicals, manuscripts, coins, letters, photographs. Timings: Summer 0630-1130 hrs; Winter 1100-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and important holidays.
Entry free

HISTORY MUSEUM

Ahmednagar College
Ahmednagar 414001
India (Maharashtra)
Tel: 1161
Sculpture, coins, pottery, photographs. Guide service, film shows. Timings: College Timings. Closed from 1 April to 1 June, 15 October to 15 November and on Sundays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

INDIAN MUSEUM

27 Jawaharial Nehru Road
Calcutta
India (West Bengal)
Tel: 239855, 234584
Ivory, bronze, jewellery, temple banners, costumes, masks, sculpture, terracottas, coins, manuscrits, mammals, reptiles, birds. Guide service, lectures, film shows. Timings: March to November 1000-1700 hrs; December to February 1000-1630 hrs. Closed on

INDIAN WAR MEMORIAL MUSEUM

Naubat Khana, Red Fort
Delhi 110006
India (Northern and Central Regi
Tel: 273705
Mughal arms, medals, paintings. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays.
Photography allowed with permission.

INDUSTRIAL SAFETY MUSEUM OF REGIONAL LABOUR INSTITUTE

Lake Town
Calcutta 700055
India (West Bengal)
Tel: 572731, 572732, 573254
Exhibits on industrial safety, hygiene and occupational health. Library, guide service, lectures, film shows. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on second Saturdays, Sundays and government holidays.
Entry free

INDUSTRIAL SECTION, INDIAN MUSEUM

1 Sunder Street
Calcutta 700016
India (West Bengal)
Specimens and exhibits of plants and plant products, economic herbarium. Library, guide service, school programmes, film shows on request. Timings: Summer 1000-1700 hrs; Winter 1000-1630 hrs. Closed on Mondays and other national holidays.
Photography

INSTITUTE MENEZES BRAGANZA

PO Box 221
Panaji Goa 403001
India (Goa)
Tel: 2443
Paintings, drawings, sculpture, coins and stamos. Library, film shows, no fixed days, generally in the evenings, lectures. Timings: 1000-1730 hrs. Closed on Sundays and holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

INSTITUTE OF ANATOMY

Madras Medical College, Park Town
Madras 600003
India (Tamil Nadu)
Tel: 39181 Extn 54
Dissected specimens of entire human body, nervous system, specimens in embryology, fully articulated skeletons of different types, individual bones of the body mounted inrotaring jars. Library, lectures. Timings: 0830-1600 hrs. Closed on Sundays and gov

INSTITUTE OF PORT MANAGEMENT

New Traffic Building (2nd Floor), 40 Circular Garden Reach Road
Calcutta 700024
India (West Bengal)
Tel: 455453/451091
Models, charts, photographs, maps. Film shows arranged for invited audience , lectures. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and holidays.
Photography allowed on prior permission from the Director.

IVK RAJWADE SANSHODHAN MANDAL MUSEUM

Galli No. 1
Dhule 424001
India (Maharashtra)
Tel: 1848
Sculpture, metal icons, copperplates, coins. Library, guide service, lectures, film shows occasionally. Timings: 0830-1100 hrs and 1630-2000 hrs. Closed on Tursday mornings and public holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

JAGDISH AND KAMLA MITTAL MUSEUM OF INDIAN ART

1-2-214 Gagan Mahal Road,
Hyderabad 500029
India (Andhra Pradesh)
Tel: 61561
Miniatures, bronzes, terracottas, ivory. Timings: By appointment
Photography allowed in special cases only.

JAGMOHAN PALACE
Mysore 570001
India (Karnataka)
Paintings, crafts, musical instruments. Guide service. Timings: 1000-1630 hrs.
Photography with permission of the Curator.
JAIL TRAINING MUSEUM

Lucknow
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 50224
Fetters, models of jail, wooden models of execution chamber (phansi ghar), photos of prisons where eminent freedom-fighters were kept, collections from prisoners. Guide service, film shows daily except Saturdays, lectures Timings: Summer 0700-1200 hrs;

JEHANGIR NICHOLSON MUSEUM OF MODERN ART

Nariman Point
Bombay 400021
India (Maharashtra)
Tel: 233838
Contamporary paintings. Timings: 1100-1900 hrs. Open on all days.
Entry free

JEYPORE BRANCH MUSEUM

PO Jeypore, District Koraput
Jeypore 750014
India (Orissa)
Sculptures and other archaeological objects. Timings: Summer 0700-1200 hrs; Winter 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays and government holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

JUTE MUSEUM

12 Regent Park
Calcutta 700040
India (West Bengal)
Tel: 723191-92-97.
Story of the jute cultivation, marketing, manufacturing of jute goods. Timings: 0930-1630 hrs. Closed on 2nd Saturdays, Sundays and central government holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed with special permission.

KACHCHH MUSEUM

Bhuj 370001
India (Gujarat)
Tel: 541
Anthropological, archaeological, shipping, numismatics. Library, guide service, film shows on Fridays. Timings: 0900-1200 hrs and 1500-1800 hrs. Closed on Wednesdays and government holidays.
Photography allowed on payment of Rs 2.00 per snap.

KANNADA RESEARCH INSTITUTE

Karnataka University
Dharwad
India (Karnataka)
Tel: 8194/33
Antiquities, terracottas, inscriptions, copperplates, sculpture, paintings, manuscripts. Library, guide service, lectures. Timings: 1100-1800 hrs. Closed on Tuesday afternoons and on university holidays.
Entry free
Photography with permission.

KARNATAKA GOVERNMENT MUSEUM AND VENKATAPPA ART GALLERY

Kasturba Road
Bangalore 560001
India (Karnataka)
Tel: 564483
Antiquities, terracottas, sculpture, miniatures, ivory, sandalwood caskets. Lectures, guide service, film shows. Timings: 0900-1700 hrs. Closed on wednesdays.
Photography with permission.

KHANZANA BUILDING MUSEUM

Golconda Fort, Golconda
Hyderabad
India (Andhra Pradesh)
Sculpture. Timings: 1030-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays and public holidays.
Entry free

KHARIAR BRANCH MUSEUM

PO Khariar
Khariar 766107
India (Orissa)
Stone sculpture, art and craft objects, terracottas, pottery. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays and government holidays.
Entry free
Photography with permission.

KHICHING MUSEUM

PO Sukruli, District Mayurbhanj
Sukruli
India (Orissa)
Stone sculpture, lithic implements,beads, pottery, copper plate citations. Library, guide service. Timings: Summer 0700-1200hrs; Winter 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays and government holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

KHUDA BAKSH ORIENTAL LIBRARY

Patna
India (Bihar)
Arabic and Persian manuscripts.

KITTUR RANI CHANNAMMA MEMORIAL GOVERNMENT MUSEUM

Kittur 591115
India (Karnataka)
Sculpture, armoury, wood carvings and paintings. Guide service, film shows on Saturdays (1830 hrs). Timings: 0900-1800 hrs. Closed on Mondays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

KRISHNAPURAM PALACE MUSEUM

Krishnapuram 690533
India (Kerala)
Sculpture, coins and copies of murals. Timings: 0800-1800 hrs. Closed on Mondays and public holidays.

LADY WILSON MUSEUM

PO Dharampur, District Bilsar
Dharampur 396050
India (Gujarat)
Stuffed wild animals, zoology, geology, classical tribal musical instrument dolls. Library, guide service, lectures, school programmes. Timings: 1030-1730 hrs and 1030-1430 hrs on Saturdays. Closed on Wednesdays.
Photography allowed.

LLOYD BOTANICAL GARDEN

Darjeeling 734101
India (West Bengal)
Tel: 2358
Herbarium: preserves rare botanical specimens. Library. Timings: Garden: Sunrise to sunset; Herbarium: 1000-1600 hrs. Closed on Sundays and holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

LOCAL ANTIQUITIES MUSEUM

Chitradurga 577501
India (Karnataka)
Arms, sculpture, portraits, manuscripts, neoliths, coins, beads. Library, guide service. Timings: 0900-1800 hrs. Closed on Mondays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free
Photography with prior permission.

LOCAL MUSEUM

Bhanpura
India (Madhya Pradesh)
Archaeological objects and sculpture. Timings: 1000-1300 hrs and 1400-1700 hrs. Open all days.
Entry free

MAHAKAVI BHARATHIAR MEMORIAL MUSEUM-CUM-RESEARCH CENTRE

20 Eswaran Dharmaraja Koil Street
Pondicherry 605001
India (Pondicherry)
Manuscripts, letters and photographs of the late poet, Bharathiar. Library. Timings: 0900-1230 hrs and 1400-1745 hrs. Sundays 0900-1245 hrs. Closed on Mondays and public holidays.
Entry free
Photography with permission.

MAHANT GHASIDAS MEMOTIAL MUSEUM

Raipur
India (Madhya Pradesh)
Tel: 26976
Archaeology, anthropology, natural history, arts, crafts and paintings. Guide service, film shows. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays and gazetted holidays.

MAHARAJA BANARAS VIDYA MANDIR MUSEUM

Ramnagar Fort
Varanasi
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 64002
Textiles, especially brocades, manuscripts, weapons. Library, guide service. Timings: January to March 0900-1230 hrs and 1400-1700 hrs; April to September 0830-1200 hrs and 1400-1800 hrs; October to December 0900- 1230 hrs and 1400- 1700 hrs. Closed on

MAHARAJA FATEHSINGH MUSEUM

Laxmi Vilas Palavce Compound, Jawaharial Nehru Marg
Baroda
India (Gujarat)
Tel: 56372
Paintings, sculpture. Timings: Summer April to June 0900-1200 hrs and 1530-1830 hrs; Winter July to March 0900- 1200 hrs and 1500-1800 hrs. Closed on Mondays and important public holidays.
Photography not allowed.

MAHARAJA JIWAJI RAO SCINDIA MUSEUM

Jai Vilas Palace, Lashkar
Gwalior 474009
India (Madhya Pradesh)
Tel: 22290
Sculpture, bronzes, arms, miniatures, manuscripts, coins, cut glass, Persian carpets, musical instruments, ivory. Guide service, lectures. Timings: 0930-1630 hrs. Closed on Mondays.
Photography not allowed.

MAHARAJA RANJIT SINGH MUSEUM

Summer Palace
Amritsar
India (Punjab)
Belonging to the time and life of Maharaja Ranjit Singh. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays.
Photography allowed with permission.

MAHARAJA SAWAI MAN SINGH II MUSEUM

City Palace
Jaipur 302002
India (Rajasthan)
Tel: 74146
Paintings, manuscripts, textiles, carpets, arms and weapons. Library, guide service. Timings: 0930-1645 hrs. Closed on Holi, Diwali, Dussehra, Independance Day and Ghandi Jayanti.
Photography allowed.

MAHARAJADHIRAJA LAKSHMISHWAR SINGH MUSEM

Mansarover, Dighi Tank
Darbhanga 846004
India (Bihar)
Ivory, metal, throne, royal ivory chairs, coins, gems. Guide service, lectures, film shows. Timings: Summer 1000-1700 hrs; Winter 1030-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays and important holidays.
Entry free
Photography with special permission.

MAHARANA MADHO SINGH MUSEUM AND SARASWATI BHANDAR

Fort
Kota 324006
India (Rajasthan)
Sculpture, coins, manuscripts, arms, costumes. Guide service. Timings: 16 April to 15 July 0730-1030 hrs and 1530-1800 hrs; 16 July to 15 April 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free

MAHATMA GANDHI MUSEUM

Canara High School
Mangalore
India (Karnataka)
Koology, anthropolgy, art, coins, manuscripts, sculpture. Guide service, lectures, film shows. Timings: 0930-1230 hrs and 1400-1730 hrs. Closed on Sundays and other holidays.
Entry free

MAHATMA GHANDI HINDI SANGRAHALAYA

Hindi Bhawan
Kalpi
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 18
Sculpture, paintings, terracottas, metal images, coins and manuscripts. Timings: Summer 7000-1100 hrs and 1700-2100 hrs; Winter 0800-1200 hrs and 1600-2000 hrs. Closed on Tuesdays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

MAHATMA PHULE VASTU SANGRAHALAYA

Ghole Road
Pune 411004
India (Maharashtra)
Tel: 56750
Agriculture, forestry, geology, handicrafts, armoury. Library, guide service, lectures, film shows. Timings: 0800-1700 hrs. Closed on Wednesdays.
Photography allowed on application.

MANI BHAVAN GANDHI SANGRAHALAYA

19 Laburnum Road, Gamdevi
Bombay 400007
India (Maharashtra)
Tel: 8227864
Photographs and stamps of Gandhi, Photostat copies of his letters, books, models of his house and ashrams. Library, lectures, school programmes, guide service, film shows. Timings: 0930-1800 hrs. Closed on national holidays.
Photography allowed.

MANIPUR STATE MUSEUM

Polo Ground
Imphal 795001
India (Manipur)
Tel: IP 709
Art, archaeology, natural, history, geology, textiles. Library, guide service, film shows. Timings: 1000-1630 hrs. Closed on government holidays.
Entry free
Photography with permission.

MARATHA HISTORY MUSEUM

Deccan College, Yerawada
Pune 411906
India (Maharashtra)
Tel: 27231
Sanskrit manuscipts, about 4500 coins, photographs, arms and weapons, rare books. Library. Timings: 1100-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays, 1st and 3rd Saturdays and university holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

MARBLE PALACE ART GALLERY AND ZOO

46 Muktaram Babu Street
Calcutta 700007
India (West Bengal)
Tel: 343310
Marble, bronze, wood work, paint, glass, porcelain. Library, guide service, lectures, film shows. Timings: 1000-1600 hrs. Closed on Mondays and Thursdays.
Entry free
Photography allowed for documentary purpose.

MARINE MUSEUM OF MANDAPAM

Mandapam Camp
Mandapam 623520
India (Tamil Nadu)
Tel: 43,56
Seaweeds, sponges, corals, fishes. Timings: 0900-1300 hrs and 1400-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and public holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

MEDAL GALLERY

Bara Dari
Patiala
India (Punjab)
Medals, coins and decorations. Guide service. Timings: Open on request
Photography allowed with permission.

MEDICAL COLLEGE MUSEUM

Baroda
India (Gujarat)
Maps, charts, models and specimens of different branches of medical science. Lectures. Timings: 0900- 1700 hrs. Closed on Saturdays after 1300 hrs and Sundays.
Entry free

MEDICAL COLLEGE MUSEUM

Mysore
India (Karnataka)
Models and charts, paintings of plants, charts and diagrams of medico-legal importance, weapons. Lectures. Timings: 0800-1300 hrs and 1400-1700 hrs. Sundays 0800-1300 hrs. Open on all days.
Entry free

MIZORAM STATE MUSEUM

Canteen Kual
Aizawl 796001
India (Mizoram)
Historical relics, ancient, costumes, traditional implements. Lectures, guide service on request. Timings: 0930-1600 hrs. Mondays 1200-1600 hrs. Closed on Saturdays and Sundays.
Entry free
Photography allowed with permission.

MUNCIPAL MUSEUM

College Street Market ( North Block)
Calcutta
India (West Bengal)
Public and civil health and indigenous products. Timings: 1030-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and other holidays.

MUSEUM

7 Koregaon Road
Pune 410001
India (Maharashtra)
Tel: 62125
Curios, plant specimens, photographs. Library, guide service, lectures, film shows. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays, 2nd Saturdays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

MUSEUM AND ART GALLERY

Institute Chandernagar, The Residency
Chandernagar
India (West Bengal)
Relics of French in India and valuable documents; relics of local fighters, paintings, terracottas, antiques. Timings: Weekdays 1600-1830 hrs; Sundays 1100-1700 hrs. Closed on Thursdays.

MUSEUM AND PICTURE GALLERY

Sayaji Bag
Baroda 390018
India (Gujarat)
Tel: 67489, 67201
Paintings, miniature paintings, sculpture, carvings, geology, zoology, coins,anthropology. Library, guide service, film shows on Mondays and Thursdays at 1500-1600 hrs, lectures. Timings: 0930-1700 hrs. Open on all days exept five public holidays.
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MUSEUM OF ANIMAL HUSBANDRY AND VETERINARY SCIENCE

Aswsam Veterinary College
Guwahati
India (Assam)
Specimens of veterinary science. Timings: 0800- 1630 hrs. Closed on Sundays.
Entry free

MUSEUM OF ANTIQUITIES

Lakhoto
Jamnagar 361001
India (Gujarat)
Tel: 6125
Sculpture, paintings, inscriptions, copper plates, coins, photographs. Library, guide service, lectures. Timings: 1000- 1300 hrs and 1400- 1730 hrs. Closed on Wednesdays, second and fourth Saturdays and public holidays
Photography allowed with permi

MUSEUM OF ARCHAEOLOGY AND ANCIENT HISTORY

Faculty of Arts, MS University of Baroda
Baroda
India (Gujarat)
Tel: 63370
Archaeological, historical and cultural collections. Library, guide service, film shows, lectures. Timings: 1100-1730 hrs. Closed on holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed

MUSEUM OF ART AND ARCHAEOLOGY

University of Mysore, Manasa Gangotri
Mysore 570006
India (Karnataka)
Tel: 22975,22525 Extn 37
Archaeological specimens, excavated antiquies, sculpture, inscriptions, coins. Library, guide service, lectures. Timings: 1030-1730 hrs. Closed on Sundays.
Entry free
Photography with permission.

MUSEUM OF ART AND ARCHAEOLOGY

Lucknow University
Lucknow 226007
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Plaster casts, models, seals, coins and terracotta. Timings: 1100-1600 hrs. Closed on university holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS

Punjab University
Chandigarh 160014
India (Northern and Central Regi
Tel: 22779
Contemporary paintings, sculpture and graphic art. Lectures, film shows. Timings: Summer 1400-1700 hrs; Winter 1000-1300 hrs. Closed on Mondays.
Entry free
Photography with permission.

MUSEUM OF GOA, DAMAN and DIU

Ist Floor, Ashirvad Building, St Inez
Panaji 403001
India (Goa)
Tel: 6006
Sculpture, manuscripts, furniture, paintings, coins. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and public holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed in special cases.

MUSEUM OF GUJARAT VIDYA SABHA

BJ Institute of Learning and Research, RC Marg
Ahmedabad 380009
India (Gujarat)
Tel: 78862
Manuscripts, coins, sculpture, old documents. Guide service. Timings: 1200-1800 hrs; 1200-1500 hrs on Saturdays. Closed on Sundays and selected holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed with permission.

MUSEUM OF PATHOLOGY

KG Medical College
Lucknow 226003
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 82554
Pathological specimens of surgical,medical and other various systems, models in clay and plastic, charts, photographs, mounted X-rays. Library, lectures. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and university holidays.
Entry free
Photography all

MUSEUM OF RURAL LIFE OF PUNJAB

Punjab Agricultural University
Ludhiana 141004
India (Punjab)
Tel: 22960 ext 373
Harappan Pottery, utensils, coins, costumes, jewellery, musical instruments. Guide service. Timings: August to April 0900-1600 hrs; May to July 0700-1300 hrs. Closed on Sundays and gazetted holidays.
Photography allowed.

MUSEUM OF THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY MEDICINE (SOCIAL AND PREVENTIVE MEDICINE)

Madras Medical College
Madras 600003
India (Tamil Nadu)
Tel: 39181/50
Charts, models, slides pertaining to social and preventive medicine. Library, film shows, lectures. Timings: 1000-16000 hrs. Closed on Sundays and government holidays.
Entry free
Photography with prior permission.

MUSEUM OF TTHE GOVERNMENT PUBLIC LIBRARY

Rangapillai Road
Pondicherry 6001
India (Pondicherry)
Tel: 6236
Seals, beads, potsherds, designs. Timings: 0900-1200 hrs and 1600-1900 hrs. Closed on Mondays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free

MUSEUM OF VETERINARY SCIENCE

Assam Agricultural University, Khanapara
Guwahati 781022
India (Arunachal Pradesh)
Tel: 83866
Books on veterinary and related subjects. Library, guide service, lectures. Timings: Summer 0800-1630 hrs;Winter 0800-1600 hrs. Closed on Sundays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

AGALAND STATE MUSEUM

Kohima 797001
India (Nagaland)
Tel: 770
Anthropological specimens. Guide service. Timings: 0930-1530 hrs. Closed on pubic holidays.
Photography with permission.

NANDAN MUSEUM

Visva Bharati
Santiniketan 731235
India (West Bengal)
Tel: Bolpur 451 Ext
Terracottas, paintings, original tracings of Ajanta, Cochin. Library, lectures occasionally. Timings: Summer 0700-1130 hrs and 1330-1600 hrs; Winter 0730-1200 hrs and 1400.1600 hrs. Closed on Wednesdays and university holidays.
Entry free
Photogra

NAPIER MUSEUM

Trivandrum 695001
India (Kerala)
Tel: 62275
Arts and crafts, ivory, lamps, musical instruments, paintings. Library, guide service, film shows daily exept Mondays from 1900-2030 hrs. Timings: 0800-1800 hrs. Closed on Mondays and special holidays.
Entry free
Photography with prior permission.

NATIONAL CHILDREN’S MUSEUM

Bal Bhavan Society, Kotla Road
Delhi 110002
India (Northern and Central Regi
Tel: 3314701
Dolls, masks, sculpture, children’s work in different media. Guide service, film shows twice a week. Timings: Summer 0730-1330 hrs; Winter 1030-1730 hrs. Closed on Thursdays and gazetted holidays
Entry free
Photography allowed.

NATIONAL GALLERY OF MODERN ART

Jaipur House
Delhi 110003
India (Northern and Central Regi
Tel: 384560,382835,384640
Modern (from 1857) and contemporary art (painting, sculpture, drawings, graphics, architecture, industrial design, photography, prints and minor arts). Liberary, guide service, film shows twice a week. Timings: 1045-1715 hrs. Closed on Mondays.
Entry

NATIONAL LIBRARY

Alipore
Calcutta 700027
India (West Bengal)
Tel: 455381
Rare books, manuscripts, original letters and notes of eminent personalities. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs on weekdays.

NATIONAL MARITIME MUSEUM

Bombay
India (Maharashtra)
Historical treasures of India obtained from other countries, models of ships built in Bombay.

NATIONAL MUSEUM

Janpath
Delhi 110001
India (Northern and Central Regi
Tel: 3019538
Pre history, proto-history, sculptures, bronze, copperplates, coins, miniature paintings, arms arts. Library guide service, lectures, film shows. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs, Closed on Mondays.
Photography allowed on payment of Rs 2.00.

NATIONAL MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY

‘J’ Point, Barakhamba Road
Delhi 110001
India (Northern and Central Regi
Tel: 3314849
Natural history- botanical, zoological, geological. Library, guide service, film shows. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

NATIONAL PHILATELIC MUSEUM

Dak Tar Bhavan, Sadar Patel Chowk Sansad Marg
Delhi 110001
India (Northern and Central Regi
Tel: 380727
Philately Timings: 1000-1300 hrs; 1400-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and gazetted holidays.

NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM

Near Chowrasta
Darjeeling
India (West Bengal)
Butterflies, birds, reptiles, fish, insects. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Wednesdays 1300-1700 hrs. Closes one hour earlier during winter. Closed on Thursdays.

NATURAL MUSEUM

Trivandrum 695001
India (Kerala)
Tel: 62275
Illustrations of local fauna, costumes, zoology. Library, guide service, film shows. Timings: 0800-1800 hrs. Closed on Mondays and holidays.
Entry free
Photography with permission.

NAWADA MUSEUM

PO Nawada, District Nawada
Nawada 805110
India (Bihar)
Sculpture, paintings, arms, coins,manuscripts, metal coins. Library, guide service, film showsoccasionally. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

NEHRU CHILDREN’S MUSEUM

94/1 Chowringhee Road
Calcutta 700020
India (West Bengal)
Tel: 443516
The Ramayana depicted in 1500 miniature models; the Mahabharata depicted in 2000 miniature models, dolls and toys, science gallery. Library, guide service, lectures, film shows. Timings: 1100-1900 hrs. Closed on Mondays.
Photography allowed.

NEHRU MEMORIAL MUSEUM AND LIBRARY

Teen Murti House
Delhi 110021
India (Northern and Central Regi
Tel: 3015333
Personalia museum on the life and works of Jawaharlal Nehru. Lectures, guide service, film shows twice a day on all working days. Sound and light shows every evening. Timings: 0930-1700 hrs. Museum closed on Mondays and government holidays. Library clos

NETAJI MUSEUM

38/2 Lala Lajpat Road
Calcutta 700020
India (West Bengal)
Tel: 473745
Original letters, manuscripts, paintings, sculpture, original documents andphotostat copies of letters, documents concerning the life, activities and thoughts of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose and Sarat Chandra Bose. Guide service, lectures, film shows. Tim

OMALUR

Road
Saliem Government Museum 636009
India (Tamil Nadu)
Archaeological, anthropological, numismatics, zoological, botanical. Library, guide service, lectures, film shows. Timings: 0900-1230 hrs and 1300-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays, 2nd Saturdays and national holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed (ex

ORISSA STATE MUSEUM

PO Bhubaneswar 750014, District Puri
Bhubaneswar
India (Orissa)
Tel: 52897
Archaeological objects, palm-leaf and paper manuscripts, portraits, models. Library, guide service, lectures occasionally. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays and government holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

OUR INDIA PROJECT MUSEUM

24 Parganas
Narendrapur
India (West Bengal)
Tel: 619201
Minerals, cash crop samles, models. Timings: January to May 0900-1150 hrs and 1330-1600- hrs; October to December 0900-1150 hrs and 1330-1540 hrs. Closed on Sundays, holidays and June vacation days.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

PADMAJA NAIDU HIMALAYAN ZOOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Darjeeling
India (West Bengal)
Tel: 2430
Animals and birds of high altitude. Lectures. Timings: 1 April to 15 November 0800-1700 hrs; 16 November to 31 March 0800-1630 hrs. Open on all days.
Photography allowed.

PALACE AND MUSEUM OF ANIQUITIES

Thuckalay PO, Kanyakumari District
Padmanabhapuram 629175
India (Tamil Nadu)
Tel: 55
Sculpture, ceramics, wooden objects, coins. Guide service. Timings: 0900-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays.
Photography allowed.

PAREEKSHITH THAMPURA MUSEUM

Darbar Hail
Ernakulam
India (Kerala)
Wooden, stone, bronze sculpture, murals, furniture, arms, silverware. Guide service. Timings: 0930-1200 hrs and 1500-1730 hrs. Closed on Mondays.
Entry free
Photography with permission.

PARSI PANCHAYAT MUSEUM

Khareghat Memorial Hall , Kharegath Colony NS Patekar Marg
Bombay 400007
India (Maharashtra)
Tel: 351364
Library, guide service. Timings: Monday to Friday 1030-1730 hrs; Saturdays and Sundays: 1030-1300 hrs.
Entry free
Photography allowed with permission.

PATHOLOGY MUSEUM

Seth GS Medical College, Parel
Bombay 400012
India (Maharashtra)
Tel: 442201
2000 specimens of diseased human organs. Timings: 0930-1630 hrs. Closed on Sundays and bank holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

PATHOLOGY MUSEUM

Grant Medical College
Bombay 400008
India (Maharashtra)
Tel: 860943/58
3000 pathological specimens. Library, lectures for medical students only. Timings: 0930-1630 hrs. Closed on sundays and gazetted holidays. After 1300 hrs on Saturdays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

PATHOLOGY MUSEUM

GSVM Medical College
Kanpur 208002
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 214215
Pathology specimens. Guide service. Timings: 0900-1300 hrs and 1400-1600 hrs. Closed on s Sundays and college holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

PATHOLOGY MUSEUM

LLRM Medical College
Meerut 250102
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 72896
Diseased organs of the human body obtained after post-mortem and surgery. Timings: 0930-1630 hrs. Closed on Sundays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free

PATHOLOGY MUSEUM

Moti Lal Nehru Medical College
Allahabad
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Specimens in formal saline, diseased organs, hospital collections. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free

PATNA MUSEUM

Buddha Marg
Patna
India (Bihar)
Tel: 23332
Coins, art, terracottas, sculptures,paintings, Chinese and Tibetan sections. Guide service, lectures, school programmes, film shows. Timings: 1030-1630 hrs. Closed on Mondays and gazetted holidays.
Photography allowed.

PONDICHERRY MUSEUM

1 rue Romain Rolland
Pondicherry 605001
India (Pondicherry)
Tel: 26236
Findings at Arikamedu, bronzes of Chola period, armoury, coins, handicrafts. Guide service. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays and public holidays.
Entry free
Photography with permission.

PRABHAS PATAN MUSEUM

Prabhas Patan 362268
India (Gujarat)
Tel: 455
Sculpture, coins, inscriptions in Sanskrit and Persian, natural history specimens. Library, guide service. Timings: 0900-1200 hrs and 1500-1800 hrs.Closed on Wednesdays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

PRINCA OF WALES MUSEUM OF WESTERN INDIA

Mahatma Gandhi Road, Fort
Bombay 400023
India (Maharashtra)
Tel: 244484,2445
Sculpture, paintings, bronzes, armour, antiquities, metal ware. Lectures. Timings: 1015-1800 hrs. Closed on Mondays and national holidays.
Photography not allowed.

PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT RESEARCH INSTITUTE

Mahatma Gandhi Marg
Lucknow 226001
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 25832
Models and photographs of buildings, roads and bridges. Guide service, lectures. Timings: 0930-1630 hrs. Closed on second Saturdays , Sundays and state government holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

PURATATVA SANGRAHALAYA

Rahul Sanskritayan Sansthan, Alinagar
Gorakhpur
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 287
Sculpture, coins, terracottas, beads, palm-leafs manuscripts. Guide service, film shows, lectures. Timings: 0900-1630 hrs. Closed on Monday.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

PURATAVA SANGRAHALAYA

Ward No. 1, Purana Girjaghar,
Damoh
India (Madhya Pradesh)
Stone sculpture. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays and state government gazetted holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed on payment of prescribed fee.

RABINDRA BHARATI MUSEUM

6/4 Dwarkanath Tagore Lane
Calcutta 700007
India (West Bengal)
Tel: 345241
Paintings of Tagore, photographs, personal effects, books, journals, tapes and disc records. Library, guide service, lectures, film shows. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Saturdays 1000-1330 hrs. Closed on Sundays, government holidays and university holidays.<B< i>

RADHA KISHAN JALAN MUSEUM

Quila House
Patna 800008
India (Bihar)
Tel: 41121,41686
Antiques and objets d’art. Guide service. Timings: By appointment. Closed on Saturdays and Sundays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

RAIL TRANSPORT MUSEUM

Chanakyapuri
Delhi 110021
India (Northern and Central Regi
Tel: 601816
Depicts 130 years of historical development and evolution of Indian Railways. Unique exhibits. Library, guide service, film shows. Timings: 0930-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays.
Photography allowed on payment of Rs 5.00.

RAJA DINKAR KELKAR MUSEUM

1378 Shukrawar Peth, Natu Bag, Raja Kelkar, Museum Street.
Pune 411002
India (Maharashtra)
Tel: 44466
Archaeology, art, history, musical instruments, decortive art, miniatures. Library, guide service, lectures. Timings: 0830-1330 hrs and 1400-1730 hrs.
Photography not allowed.

RAJENDRA SMRITI MUSEUM

Sadaqut Ashram
Patna 800010
India (Bihar)
Tel: 25800
Relics of Dr Rajendra Prasad, former Indian President. Library. Timings: Summer 0700-1100 hrs and 1400-1900 hrs; Winter 0800-1200 hrs and 1400-1800 hrs. Closed on Mondays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

RAJPUTANA MUSEUM

Ajmer
India (Rajasthan)
Inscriptions, coins, sculpture, copper plates, paintings, arms and armoury. Guide service, lectures. Timings: 16 April to 15 July: 0730-1030 hrs; 16 July to 15 April: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free

RANCHI MUSEUM

Tribal Research Institute Building, Morabadi Road
Ranchi 834008
India (Bihar)
Stone sculpture, terracottas, arms. Guide service, film shows. Timings: Summer 1000-1700 hrs. Winter 1030-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

RANI DURGAWATI MUSEUM

Bhawartal
Jabalpur
India (Madhya Pradesh)
Tel: 20065
Sculpture, coins, insriptions. Library, guide service, film shows. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays and state government holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

RANI LAKSHMI BAI PALACE
Jhansi 284001
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Hindu and Jain red sandstone images from the 9th to the 12th century. Timings: 0800-1700 hrs. Open on all days.
Entry free
Photography allowed with permission.
RASHTRAKAVI GOVIND PAI MEMORIAL MUSEUM

MGM College
Udipi 576102
India (Karnataka)
Tel: 7159, 8359
Sculpture, bronze, inscriptions, coins. Library, guide service. Photography with permission.

RAVINDRA BHAVAN

PO Santiniketan, District Birbhum
Santinketan 731235
India (West Bengal)
Paintings, manuscripts, letters. Guide service on request. Film shows on special occasion. Timings: Summer: Thursdays to Tuesdays 0700-1100 hrs. Winter:Thursdays to Monday 1030-1630 hrs. Tuesday 1030-1300 hrs. Closed on Wednesdays.
Entry free
Phot

REGIONAL FRUIT RESEARCH STATION

Mashobra
Shimla 171007
India (Himachal Pradesh)
Tel: 8249, 8261
Dried out and preserved material of temperate fruit tree crops, photographs and charts. Library, guide service, lectures. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and gazetted holidays.
Photography allowed.

RG KAR MEDICAL COLLEGE

1 Belgachia Road
Calcutta
India (West Bengal)
Mainly post operative specimens. Lectures. Timings: 1100-1600 hrs. Closed on Sundays and government holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed exept in some special cases.

RISHI BANKIM LIBRARY AND MUSEUM

Kanthalpera
Naihati
India (West Bengal)
Manuscripts, letters of Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay, documents, books and many personal effects of the author. Timings: 1200-1800 hrs. Fridays 1500-1800 hrs. Closed on Thursdays and government holidays.

SAHITYA PARISHAD MUSEUM

Vidyasagar Memorial Hall, Vidyasagar Road
Midnapore
India (West Bengal)
Stone sculpture, pottery, seals, coins, two copperplates Timings: 1830-2030 hrs. Closed on Thursdays.
Entry free
Photography on prescribed fee.

SAKKAR BAUG

Junagadh
India (Gujarat)
Tel: 745
Miniature paintings, manuscripts, coins, insriptions, sculpture, copperplates, silver art. Library, guide service, lectures, film shows on special occasions. Timings: 0900-1200 hrs and 1500-1745 hrs. Closed on second and fourth Saturdays and government

SALAR JUNG MUSEUM

Dar-ul-shifa
Hyderabad 500002
India (Andhra Pradesh)
Tel: 43211
Western paintings, miniatures, bronzes, ivory clocks, bidriware, modern art. Lectures, library. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays, govrnment holidays and Salar Jung’s death anniversary.

SALIPUR BRANCH MUSEUM

PO Salipur, Distt Cuttack
Salipur
India (Orissa)
Scupture, armoury, anthropological and natural history specimens. Guide service, school programmes. Timings: Summer 0700-1400 hrs; Winter 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays and government Holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

SANGLI STATE MUSEUM

Behind Rajwada Chowk
Sangli 416416
India (Maharashtra)
Paintings, wood work, china pots. Library, guide service, film shows. Timings: 1030-1430 hrs. Closed on Mondays, 2nd and 4th Tuesdays and public holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed with permission of the Director.

SARAT SMRITI GRANTHAGAR

Penitras
Howrah
India (West Bengal)
Manuscripts, terracottas, sculpture, coins folk arts of serveral counties. Timings: 0700-1100 hrs; 1600-1900 hrs. Wednesday 0700-1100 hrs. Closed on Thursdays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

SARDAR PATEL UNIVERSITY MUSEUM

Vallabh Vidyanagar 388120
India (Gujarat)
Tel: 73
Coins, ornaments, old weapons, ancient bricks. Library, guide service, lectures. Timings: 1100-1630 hrs from Monday to Friday and 1100-1400 hrs on Saturdays. Closed on Sundays and university holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed with permissio

SARVAJANIK WACHANALAYA VASTU SANGRAHALAYA

Tilak Path
Nasik 422001
India (Maharashtra)
Tel: 3129
Manuscripts, coins, paintings, stone insciptions. Timings: 0800-1200 hrs and 1600-2000 hrs. Open on all days.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

SCHOOL MUSEUM

Ramakrishna Mission HS School, Ramakrishna Nagar
Kanpur
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 40526
Guide service, film shows, lectures. Timings: Summer 0700-1135 hrs; Winter 1000-1550 hrs. Closed on Sundays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

SCHOOL OF PLANT MORPHOLOGY

Meerut College
Meerut
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Specimens of different groups of plants, collection of woods and fossils. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and other holidays.
Entry free

SCINDIA ORIENTAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE

Vikram University, Vikram Kirti Mandir, University Road
Ujjain 456010
India (Madhya Pradesh)
Tel: University PBX 27
Manuscripts and printed books on oriental subjects and various research journals. Guide service. Timings: 1100-1700 hrs. Closed on gazetted holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

SHAHEED BHAGAT SINGH MUSEUM

Khatkar Kalan
Jalandhar
India (Punjab)
Photographs and personalia of Shaheed Bhagat Singh and other freedom fighters. Guide service. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays.
Entry free
Photography allowed with permission.

SHANKAR’S INTERNATIONAL DOLLS MUSEUM

Nehru House, Bahadurshah Zafar Marg
Delhi 110002
India (Northern and Central Regi
Tel: 3316970
Dolls from all over the world. Timings: 1000-1800 hrs. Closed on Mondays.

SHREE RAJANI PAREKH ARTS AND SHREE KESHAVLAL BULAKHIDAS COMMERCE COLLEGE MUSEUM

Cambay 388620
India (Gujarat)
Tel: 2457
Icons of different periods, coins, pieces of wood carving, antiquities. Library, guide service, lectures occasionally, school programmes. Timings: 1130-1800 hrs. Closed on Sundays and other holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed with permission

SHREEMANTHI BAI MEMORIAL GOVERNMENT MUSEUM

Bajai, Dakshina Kannada District
Mangalore 575004
India (Karnataka)
Tel: 24106
Archaeology, ethnology, wood carvings, porcelain. Guide service, lectures, film shows every Saturdays at 1830 hrs. Timings: 0900-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

SHRI BHAVANI MUSEUM AND LIBRARY

Aundh 415510
India (Maharashtra)
Tel: PCO aundh 5
Paintings, both traditional and modern 15th century to mid-20th century.Library, guide service, lectures. Timings: 1030-1730 hrs. Closed on Mondays.
Entry free
Photography allowed with permission.

SHRI CHHATRAPATI SHIVAJI MAHARAJA MUSEUM

Shetkari Nivas building, Near ST Stand
Satara 415001
India (Maharashtra)
Tel: 2485
Weapons, textiles andpaintings. Library, guide service, film shows. Timings: 1100-1300 hrs and 1400-1600 hrs. Closed on Mondays and public holidays of Government of Maharashtra.
Entry free
Photography allowed with permission of the Director of Arc

SHRI CHITRA ART GALLERY

Near Napier Museum
Trivandrum 695001
India (Kerala)
Paintings, miniatures, copies of mural paintings. Timings: 0800-1800 hrs. Wednesdays 1300 hrs; Closed on Mondays and a few holidays. Entry after 1300 hrs free.

SHRI CHITRAPUR NATH MUSEUM AND ART GALLERY

Shirali 583454
India (Karnataka)
Tel: Bhatkal 68
Bronze sculpture, inscriptions, copperplate grants, coins, paintings, manuscripts. Library, guide service. Timings: 1000-1800 hrs. Open on all days.
Entry free
Photography with permission.

SHRI GIRDHARBHAI SANGRAHALAYA

Children’s Museum
Amreli 364601
India (Gujarat)
Tel: 2322
Art, archaeology, astronomy, natural history. Library, guide service, film shows on Thuesdays, lectures. Timings: 0900-1200 hrs and 1530-1830 hrs. Closed on Wednesdays.
Photography allowed.

SIBSAGAR COLLEGE MUSEUM

PO Joysagar, District Sibsagar
Sibsagar 785665
India (Arunachal Pradesh)
Tel: 247
Copper plates, sculpture, swords,cannons, coins, manuscripts. Library, film shows, lectures. Timings: 0900-1600 hrs. Closed on Sundays and state government holidays.
Photography allowed.

SIKAR MUSEUM

Sikar
India (Rajasthan)
Sculpture, archaeology, arms and weapons. Timings: 0700-1100 hrs and 1600-1900 hrs; Winter 0800-1100 hrs and 1600-1800 hrs.
Entry free

SIR CHHOTOO RAM MEMORIAL MUSEUM

Gramothan Vidyapeeth
Sangaria
India (Rajasthan)
Tel: 26
Sculpture, terracottas, metal panels from Rajasthan, metal images, coins, armour. Guide service. Timings: Summer 0730-1800 hrs; Winter 0900-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays.
Photography allowed.

SITE MUSEUM

Qutab Shahi Tombs Complex, Golconda
Hyderabad
India (Andhra Pradesh)
Arms, weapons, paintings, manuscripts. Timings: 1030-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays and public holidays.
Entry free

SOCIAL AND PREVENTIVE MEDICINE MUSEUM

LLRM Medical College
Meerut 250102
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 72896
Models and charts on communicable diseases, nutrition, demography, environmental sanitation. Guide service, lectures. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and all gazetted holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

SRC MUSEUM OF INDOLOGY and UNIVERSAL INSTITUTE OF ORIENTOLOGY

24 Gangwal Park
Jaipur 302004
India (Rajasthan)
Tel: 48948
Manuscripts, architectural paintings, sculpture and terracottas, stones, ornaments, textiles, arms, coins, philately, paintings, crafts. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs; Thuesday 1600-2000 hrs.

SREE MOOLAM SHASTYABDAPURTI MEMORIAL INSTITUTE

Puthenchantai
Trivandrum 695001
India (Kerala)
Tel: 63298
Kerala crafts and arts. Guide service. Timings: 0930-1300 hrs and 1400-1830 hrs. Closed on Sundays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

SRI PRATAP SINGH MUSEUM

Lal Mandi
Srinagar 190008 72078
India (Jammu and Kashmir)
Tel: Summer 1030-1630 hrs; Winter 1
Archaeological finds, miniature paintings, decorative art, arms, manuscipts. Library, guide service, film shows. Entry free
Photography allowed

SRI RALLABANDI SUBBARAO GOVERNMENT MUSEUM

Godawari Bund Road
Rajahmundry 533101
India (Andhra Pradesh)
Coins, sculpture, pottery, inscriptions, palm -leaf manuscripts. Guide service. Timings: 1030-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays and Andhra Pradesh Government holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed on prior permission.

SRI RSR GOVERNMENT MUSEUM

Ullithota Street
Rajahmundry 533101
India (Andhra Pradesh)
Archaeological material, sculpture. Guide service. Timings: 1030-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays and state government holidays.
Entry free
Photography on payment of Rs 3.

SRI VENKATESWARA MUSEUM

Sri Venkateswara University Oriental Research Institute
Tirupati 517502
India (Andhra Pradesh)
Tel: 2781 Extn 212
Archaeological objects, stone, wooden and metal images, pottery, marble statues, coins, insriptions, albums, charts. Guide service. Timings: 1000-1630 hrs. Closed on public holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

SRISAILAM PAVILION

Hyderabad 500001
India (Andhra Pradesh)
Material unearthed from the excavations at Yeleswaram. Guide service. Timings: 1030-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and all public holidays.
Entry free
Photography fee Rs 3.

ST JOSEPH’S COLLEGE

Tiruchirapalli 620001
India (Tamil Nadu)
Tel: 24070
Stuffed birds and animals, butterflies, stamp postcards, geological specimens, coins, gems. Guide service, lectures, film shows. Timings: 0900-1200 hrs and 1300-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and school holidays.
Photography allowed.

STATE ARCHAEOLOGICAL GALLERY

33,Chittaranjan Avenue (1st and 4th floors)
Calcutta
India (West Bengal)
Tel: 236631, 236635,236636
Antiquiteis, sculpture, metal, ivory, paintings, manuscripts. Guide service, lectures. Timings: 1200-1600 hrs. Closed on Saturdays, Sundays, public and gazetted holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

STATE ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

1 Satyendra Nath Roy Road, Behala
Calcutta 700034
India (West Bengal)
Prehistory, stone artefacts, pottery, antiquities, metal ivory, coins, manuscripts. Guide service, lectures. Timings: 1200-1600 hrs. Closed on Sundays and government holidays.
Photography with permission.

STATE HEALTH INSTITUTE MUSEUM

Lucknow
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 32236, 82538
Specimens relating to health science only. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free

STATE MUSEUM

Public Gardens
Hyderabad 500004
India (Andhra Pradesh)
Tel: 32267
Sculpture, bronzes, illuminated paintings, manuscripts, coins, prehistoric implements. Guide service. Timings: 1030-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays and state government holidays.
Photography fee Rs 2.

STATE MUSEUM

Dhubela Nowganj (BKD), Distt Chhatarpur
Dhubela
India (Madhya Pradesh)
Tel: 52 Nowganj
Sculpture, architecture, coins, inscriptions, copper plates, paintings, arms, wonder-mirrors, terracottas, copper implements.Library, guide service, film shows. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free
Photograph

STATE MUSEUM

Banganga Marg
Bhopal
India (Madhya Pradesh)
Tel: 63207
Sculpture, paintings, objects of arts and crafts, coins. Library, guide service, film shows,lectures. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays and government holidays.
Entry free
Photography permitted as per State Government rules.

STATE MUSEUM

Banarsi Bagh
Lucknow
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 23107
Sculpture, terracottas, coins, ivory wood work, bronzes and paintings. Guide service, film shows on prior intimation. Timings: 1030-1630 hrs. Closed on Mondays and important holidays.
Photography allowed with permission on paying of Rs 2.

STATE MUSEUM AND ZOO

Chambukava
Trichur 680001
India (Kerala)
Tel: 20556
Natural history, archaeological exhibits, coins. Library. Timings: 0800-1130 hrs and 1500-1800 hrs. Open on all days.
Entry free

SURDAR VALLABHBHAI PATEL MUSEUM

Sonifalia
Surat 395003
India (Gujarat)
Tel: PABX: 23752/9
Antiquities of wood, metal, stone and ivory, miniatures, terracottas, porcelain. Library. Timings: 1445-1745 hrs on Sundays and Thuesdays and 1145-1400 hrs and 1445-1745 hrs from Wedbesdays to Saturdays. Closed on Mondays and holidays observed by Surat

SURVEY MUSEUM

University of Roorkee
Roorkee 247672
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 2349
Old surveying equipment dating back to 1890 AD and latest surveying and mapping equipment. Guide service, lectures. Timings: 0900-1600 hrs. Closed on Sundays and university holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

TAMRALIPTAS MUSEUM AND RESEARCH CENTRE

PO Tamluk
Midnapore
India (West Bengal)
Pottery, stone tools, terracottas, sculpture, figurines, stone and bronze sculpture, manuscripts, coins. Guide service. Timings: 1600-1900 hrs. Closed on Wednesdays.
Entry free
Photography with pior permission.

THANJAVUR GALLERY

Palace Building
Thanjavur 613009
India (Tamil Nadu)
Icons, sculpture, papier mache. Timings: 0900-1300 hrs and 1500-1800 hrs. Closed on Tamil New Years day, Saraswati Puja, Deepavali and Pongal.
Photography fee Rs 2 per camera

TIBET HOUSE MUSEUM

1 Institutional Area, Lodi Road
Delhi 110003
India (Northern and Central Regi
Tel: 611515
Tibetan sculpture, paintings, ritual objects. Library. Timings: Summer 0930-1300 hrs and 1430-1800 hrs; Winter 0900-1200 hrs and 1300-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays.
Photography not allowed.

TIPU SULTAN MUSEUM

Mandya District
Srirangapatna 571438
India (Karnataka)
Tel: 23
Coins, cloth prints, charcoal sketches, swords, cannons, blanket portraits. Library, guide service. Timings: 0900-1700 hrs. Open on all days.
Photography using only hand-held camera.

TRIBAL CULTURAL RESEARCH AND TRAINING INSTITUTE

Road No 1, Banjara Hills
Hyderabad 500034
India (Andhra Pradesh)
Tel: 32591
Typical ornaments, hunting artifacts, utensils, musical instruments. Guide service, film showsonly during training. Timings: 1030-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and public holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

TRIBAL MUSEUM

Thakkar Bapa Smarak Sadan, Dr Ambedkar Road
Delhi 110055
India (Northern and Central Regi
Tel: 526397
Costumes and handicrafts of tribals. Library, guide service. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

TRIBAL RESEARCH and DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE

36 Shamla Hills
Bhopal
India (Madhya Pradesh)
Tel: 4492,3493
Ethnological specimens representing material culture of schedulded tribes. Library, guide service. Timings: 1030-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays, second Saturdays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed with permission.

TRIBAL RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE

Circular Road,
Chhindwada 480001
India (Madhya Pradesh)
Tel: 441
Ethnological specimens representing material culture of scheduled tribes. Guide service, film shows, lectures. Timings: 1030-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays, second Saturdays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed with permission.

TRIBAL RESEARCH AND TRAINING INSTITUTE

Gujarat Vidhyapith
Ahmedabad 380014
India (Gujarat)
Tel: 446148, 446349, 446549
Ornaments, agricultural implements, toys, masks,photos. Library, guide service, school programmes, film shows, lectures. Timings: 1400-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed with permission.

TRIBAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE

Mawlai
Shillong 793008
India (Meghalaya)
Tel: 4579
Indigenous specimens and articles of the tribal people. Timings: Summer 1000-1630 hrs; Winter 1000-1600 hrs. Closed on Sundays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

TRIPURA GOVERNMENT MUSEUM

PO West Tripura
Agartala 799001
India (Tripura)
Tel: 4344
Rare stone images, old coins,Bengal kanthas, archaeological finds, natural history. Guide service. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Saturdays, Sundays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free
Photography with permission.

UNIVERSITY MUSEUM OF SCIENCE AND CULTURE

Kennedy House Aligarh Muslim University
Aligarh 202001
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 5668
Specimens of science, sculpture, terracottas, paintings,textiles, coins. Library, guide service, lecture, film shows on alternative Sundays. Timings: Summer 0730-1330 hrs; Winter 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on university holidays and Sundays.
Photography n

VICTORIA MEMORIAL HALL

1 Queen’s Way
Calcutta 700071
India (West Bengal)
Tel: 445154
Drawings, busts, statues, manuscripts, documents, stamps, coins. Guide service, lectures, library. Timings: 1 March to 31 October 1000-1700 hrs; 1 November to 28 February 1000-1600 hrs. Closed on Mondays and gazetted holidays.
Photography on certain

VIKRAM KIRTI MANDIR

Vikram University
Ujjain 456010
India (Madhya Pradesh)
Tel: UNI PBX 26
Images, coins, inscriptions. Guide service, lectures occasionally. Timings: 1100-1700 hrs. Closed on sundays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

VIKTORIA JUBILEE MUSEUM

Bandar Road
Vijayawada
India (Andhra Pradesh)
Sculpture, paintings. Guide service. Timings: 1030-1700 hrs. Closed on Fridays and public holidays.
Entry free
Photography on payment of Rs 3.

VISVESVARAYA INDUSTRIAL AND TECHNOLOGICAL MUSEUM

1 Kasturba Road
Bangalore 560001
India (Karnataka)
Tel: 26502, 27022, 75227, 79128
Scientific, technological and industrial artifacts supported by working models and exhibits designed and fabricated by the museum in its workshop. Library, guide service, lectures, film shows from Tuesdays to Sundays at 1430 hrs and 1530 hrs. Timing

VRINDABAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE

Loi Bazar
Vrindaban 281121
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 176
Manuscripts in various languages, paintings, farmans, coins, sculpture, miniatures. Library, guide service, film shows, lectures. Timings: April to July 0730-1230 hrs; August to March 1030-1630 hrs. Closed on Fridays and restricted gazetted holidays.<BR< i>

WATSON MUSEUM

Office of the Curator
Rajkot 360001
India (Gujarat)
Tel: 28432
Arts and Science Objects. Library, guide service, lectures, school programmes, film Shows at 1700-1800 hrs (exept Sundays). Timings: 0900-1200hrs and 1500-1800 hrs. Closed on Wednesdays and gazetted holidays.
Photography allowed.

WEST BENGAL FOREST SCHOOL MUSEUM

PO Dow-Hill (Kurseong)
Darjeeling 734204
India (West Bengal)
Tel: Kurseong 426
Skull, skin, collection of forest produce. Guide service. Timings: Mondays to Fridays 1000-1200 hrs and 1400-1600 hrs. Saturdays 1000-1200 hrs. Closed on Sundays and holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

ZILLA SANGRAHASHALA

Haripada Sahitya Mandir, District Purulia
Purulia 723101
India (West Bengal)
Sculpture, terracottas, manuscripts, coins, various minerals. Library, guide service, lectures. Timings: 1100-1^600 hrs. Closed on Mondays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

ZONAL ANTHROPOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Vijay Bhawan
Jagdalpur 494001
India (Madhya Pradesh)
Tel: 356
Ethnographic objects of the tribals of Bastar. Library, guide service, lectures. Timings: 1000-1300 hrs and 1400-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

ZONAL ANTHROPOLOGICAL MUSEUM

26 Hindustan Colony
Nagpur 440010
India (Maharashtra)
Tel: 31102
Anthropological specimens. Guide service, lectures. Timings: 1000- 1630 hrs. Closed on Sundays and central government holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed with prior permission.

ZONAL ANTHROPOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Lachumiere
Shillong
India (Meghalaya)
Tel: 3459
Cultural and physical anthropology. Timings: 1000-1630 hrs. Closed on Sundays and 2nd Saturdays and on public holidays notified by Anthropological Survey of India.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

ZONAL MUSEUM

51-7 Hardwar Road
Dehra Dun
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 5633
Physical and cultural anthropology of north-western India. Timings: 1000-1300 hrs and 1400-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays, second Saturdays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed with permission.

ZOOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Madras Christian College, Tambaram
Madras 600059
India (Tamil Nadu)
Zoological specimens from all over India. Guide service. Timings: Monday through Fridays 0900-1500 hrs. Saturdays 0900-1300 hrs. Closed on Sundays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

ZOOLOGICAL MUSEUM

TD College
Jaunpur
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 239
Zoological specimens. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on college holidays.
Entry free

ZOOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Gurukul Kangri University
Hardwar
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 53
Zoological specimens. Timings: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on college holidays.
Entry free

ZOOLOGICAL MUSEUM

University of Gorakhpur
Gorakhpur
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 771
All the major vertebrates and invertebrates, phyla and rare animals. Guide service, film shows. Timings: 0950-1630 hrs. Closed on Sundays and other holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

ZOOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Meerut College
Meerut
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Teaching and research including displays for the public. Guide service, film shows occasionally and unspecified lectures. Timings: 0800-1700 hrs. Closed on college holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

ZOOLOGICAL MUSEUM

DAV College
Muzaffarnagar
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 100
Zoological specimens, freshwater fish, fossils, sceletons. Timings: 0830-1800 hrs. Closed on Sundays and gazetted holidays.
Entry free

ZOOLOGICAL SURVEY OF INDIA

13 Subhas Road
Dehra Dun 248001
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Tel: 4939, 6349
Fauna of northern region. Library, guide service, lectures, film shows. Timings: 1000- 1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed with permission.

ZOOLOGY AND BOTANY MUSEUM

Maharaja’s College
Ernakulam 682011
India (Kerala)
Specimens of zoology and botany. Timings: 1000-1600 hrs. Closed on college holidays.
Entry free

ZOOLOGY DEPARTMENT

University of Allahabad
Allahabad 211002
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Zoological specimens, preseryed stuffed animals, sceletons, some rare fossils. Library, guide service. Timings: Summer 0700-1200 hrs; Winter 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Sundays and university holidays.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

ZOOLOGY MUSEUM

Punjab University
Chandigarh 160014
India (Northern and Central Regi
Tel: 22942
Items representing different groups of invertebrates and vertebrates. Guide service. Timings: Summer 0730-1330 hrs; Winter 0900-1700hrs. Closed on Sunday and gazetted holidays.
Entry free
Photography not allowed.

ZOOLOGY MUSEUM

Annamalai University, Annamalai Nagar
Annamalai Nagar 608101
India (Tamil Nadu)
Tel: 282
Zoological speciments. Guide service, film shows on Fridays at 1700 hrs. Timings: 1000-1300 hrs. And 1400-1600 hrs. Open on all days.
Entry free
Photography allowed.

 

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