Address of Museums and Art Galleries

Tripura Government Museum
PO West Tripura  Agartala 799001  Tripura  India  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.

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

BJ Medical College
Ahmedabad  Gujarat  India  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.

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

Calico Museum of Textiles
Shahibagh  Ahmedabad 380004  Gujarat  India  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.

Museum of Gujarat Vidya Sabha
BJ Institute of Learning and Research, RC Marg  Ahmedabad 380009  Gujarat  India  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.

Ghandi Samarak Sangrahalaya
Harijan Ashram  Ahmedabad 380013  Gujarat  India  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. Open on all days.  Entry free  Photography allowed exept in oil paiting gallery.

Tribal Research and Training Institute
Gujarat Vidhyapith  Ahmedabad 380014  Gujarat  India  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.

History Museum
Ahmednagar College  Ahmednagar 414001  Maharashtra  India  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.

Archaeological Museum
Aihole Distt  Aihole  Karnataka  India
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.

Mizoram State Museum
Canteen Kual  Aizawl 796001  Mizoram  India
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.

Government Museum
Near Naja Bazar  Ajmer  Rajasthan  India
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.

Rajputana Museum
Ajmer  Rajasthan  India
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.

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

University Museum of Science and Culture
Kennedy House Aligarh Muslim University  Aligarh 202001  Uttar Pradesh  India  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 not allowed.

Allahabad Museum
Motilal Nehru Park  Allahabad  Uttar Pradesh  India  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 July to 30 April: 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Wednesdays and gazetted holidays.  Photography allowed.

Anatomy Museum
Moti Lal Nehru Medical College  Allahabad  Uttar Pradesh  India
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

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

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

Anand Bhawan
Allahabad 211002  Uttar Pradesh  India  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.  Photography not allowed.

Department of Ancient History, Culture and Archaeology Museum
University of Allahabad  Allahabad 211002  Uttar Pradesh  India
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 hrs. Closed on Sundays and university holidays.  Entry free

Ganganath Jha Kendriya Sanskrit Vidyapeeth
Moti Lal Nehru Park  Allahabad 211002  Uttar Pradesh  India  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.

Zoology Department
University of Allahabad  Allahabad 211002  Uttar Pradesh  India
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.

Agharkar Museum
University of Allahabad  Allahabad 211002  Uttar Pradesh  India  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.

District Museum
WEST Siang Distt  Along 791001  Arunachal Pradesh  India
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.

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

Archaeological Museum
Guntur  Amaravati 522020  Andhra Pradesh  India  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
Amber Fort  Amber 303101  Rajasthan  India
Archaeological objects.  Timings : Summer 0730-1030 hrs and 1500-1800 hrs. Winter 1000-1630hrs. Open all days.  Entry free

Shri Girdharbhai Sangrahalaya
Children's Museum  Amreli 364601  Gujarat  India  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.

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

Central Sikh Museum
Clock Tower Building, Golden Temple  Amritsar 143001  Punjab  India  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.

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

Zoology Museum
Annamalai University, Annamalai Nagar  Annamalai Nagar 608101  Tamil Nadu  India  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.

Shri Bhavani Museum and Library
Aundh 415510  Maharashtra  India  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.

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

Balasore Branch Museum
PO Balasore, District Balasore  Balasore  Orissa  India
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.

Bundelkhand Chhatrasal Museum
Banda  Uttar Pradesh  India
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.

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

Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum
1 Kasturba Road  Bangalore 560001  Karnataka  India  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.  Timings : 1000-1700 hrs. Closed on Mondays and notified holidays.  Photography with prior permission.

Acharya Jogesh Chandra Purakirti Bhavan
Vishnupur, District Bankura  Bankura  West Bengal  India
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 of Bangiya Sahitya Parisad, Bishnupur branch.

Abhai Smarak Panchal Sangrahalaya
125/5 Kishore Buildings, Kishore Bazar  Bareilly Uttar Pradesh  India  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.

Baripada Museum
PO Baripada, District Mayurbhanj  Baripada  Orissa  India
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.

Maharaja Fatehsingh Museum
Laxmi Vilas Palavce Compound, Jawaharial Nehru Marg  Baroda Gujarat  India  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.

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

Medical College Museum
Baroda  Gujarat  India
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

Health Museum
Sayaji Bag  Baroda 390018  Gujarat  India  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.

Museum and Picture Gallery
Sayaji Bag  Baroda 390018  Gujarat  India  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.  Photography allowed on payment.

Gandhi Smarak Sangrahalaya
14 Riverside Road  Barrackpore  West Bengal  India  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.

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

Berhampur Branch Museum
PO Berhampur, Distt Ganjam  Berhampur  Orissa  India
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.

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