Museums of India

Major Museums of India: 

What is museum?

A museum is an institution opened to the public for the collection, research, dissemination or display of the heritage of man and the environment for the service and development of society and for the purpose of education, study and entertainment.

Indian Museum: Indian Museum is the best museum in India. It houses a rare collection of antiquities, war materials, jewelry, skeletons, mummies, fossils, and Mughal paintings, etc. The Indian Museum was established in 1814 by the Danish botanist Dr. Nathaniel Wallick. It is the oldest museum in Asia and the largest in India. There is also a 4000 year old Purashav in this museum.

The object of this museum is to acquire, preserve and study all antiquities of national importance, as well as to disseminate knowledge and entertain through them. Highlights of its collections include oriental culture, history, and natural science, as well as some specimens from other countries.

Museum Name Location
Indira Gandhi National Human Museum Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh
Calico Textiles Museum Ahmedabad, Gujarat
Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya (Prince of Wales Museum) Mumbai, Maharashtra
Dr. Ambedkar National Memorial and Museum New Delhi
Dandi Cottage Museum Gandhinagar, Gujarat
Napier Museum Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
Naval Aviation Museum Vascoda Gama, Goa
Navy Museum (also known as Swarna Jyoti Museum) Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh
Submarine Museum (INS Kurusura) Museum Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh
Partition Museum Amritsar, Punjab
Birla Industrial & Technological Museum Kolkata, West Bengal
Bombay Natural History Museum Mumbai, Maharashtra
Indian Museum (Largest in India) Kolkata, West Bengal
National Philatelic Museum New Delhi
Sansar Chand Museum Kangda, Himachal Pradesh
National Museum New Delhi
National Museum of Handicrafts and Handlooms New Delhi
National Rail Museum New Delhi
Air Force Museum New Delhi
Victoria Jubilee Museum Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh
Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum Bengaluru, Karnataka
Salar Jung Museum Hyderabad
International Doll Museum New Delhi
Prince of Wales Museum Mumbai, Maharashtra
Egmore Museum Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Allahabad Museum  Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh
Swaraj Bhavan Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh
Sarnath Museum Sarnath, Uttar Pradesh
State Museum Jodhpur, Rajasthan
Albert Hall Museum Jaipur, Rajasthan
Mumbai Sexual Museum Mumbai, Maharashtra
Shri Chhatrapati Shahu Museum Kolhapur, Maharashtra
Siddagiri Village Life Museum Kolhapur, Maharashtra
National Museum of Modern Art Mumbai, Maharashtra
Archaeological Museum Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh
State Museum Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh
Madhya Pradesh Tribal Museum Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh
Regional Natural Science Museum Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh
Sanchi Archaeological Museum Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh
Tribal Museum Patalkot, Madhya Pradesh
National Telecom Museum Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh
Sudha Car Museum Hyderabad, Telangana
Nizam Museum Hyderabad, Telangana
Salar Jung Museum Hyderabad, Telangana
Government Museum Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Royal Museum Tanjore, Tamil Nadu

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