Category: National Museums and Zoological Parks in India


The National Museum in New Delhi, also known as the National Museum of India, is one of the largest museums in India. Established in 1949, it holds a variety of articles ranging from pre-historic era to modern works of art. It functions under the Ministry of Culture, Government of Read more…


Museum name City Theme Academy of Fine Arts, Kolkata Kolkata Art KMOMA Kolkata Modern Art The Asiatic Society Kolkata Social history Asutosh Museum of Indian Art Kolkata Art Birla Industrial & Technological Museum Kolkata Science Buxa Fort Buxa Historic fort Read more…


Name District Government Museum, Ajmer Ajmer Alwar Government Museum Alwar Government Museum, Bharatpur Bharatpur Birla Museum, Pilani Jhunjhunu Fort Museum, Junagarh Fort, Bikaner Bikaner Ganga Golden Jubilee Museum, Bikaner Bikaner Government Museum, Bikaner Bikaner Rajasthan State Archives, Bikaner Bikaner Fateh Prakash Palace Museum, Chittaurgarh Chittorgarh Dungarpur Museum Dungarpur Albert Read more…


Museum Name City Type Bharat Bhavan Bhopal Art Regional Science Centre, Bhopal Bhopal Science Remember Bhopal Museum Bhopal Industrial disaster Central Archaeological Museum Gwalior History Central Museum Indore History Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya Bhopal Anthropology Maharaja Chhatrasal Museum Dhubela Read more…


Museum Name City Type Established Jurisdiction Zoology Museum, Karnatak Science College Dharwad Zoology 1947 Karnatak University Government Museum Bangalore Archaeological 1865 Directorate of Archaeology & Museums, Karnataka Kempegowda Museum Bangalore Heritage center 2011 Government of Karnataka Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Read more…


Museum Name City Type Established Jurisdiction Napier Museum Thiruvananthapuram Art and Natural history 1855 Department of Museums and Zoos, Government of Kerala Indo-Portuguese Museum Kochi 1910 Keralam – Museum of History and Heritage Thiruvananthapuram Heritage center Kerala Tourism, Kerala State Department of Archaeology Read more…


State Government Museums Name City Established Patna Museum Patna 1917 Chandradhari Museum Darbhanga 1957 Gaya Museum Gaya 1970 Naradah Museum Nawada 1974 Maharaja Lakshmishwar Singh Museum Darbhanga 1979 Bhagalpur Museum Bhagalpur 1979 Chandra Shekhar Singh Museum Jamui 1983 Biharsharif Museum Read more…


Name City/Town State/Territory Year Established Archaeological Museum, Amaravati Amaravati Andhra Pradesh   Bhagwan Mahavir Government Museum Kadapa Andhra Pradesh 1982 Victoria Jubilee Museum Vijayawada Andhra Pradesh 1887 INS Kursura (S20) Visakhapatnam Andhra Pradesh   Telugu Saamskruthika Niketanam Visakhapatnam Andhra Pradesh Read more…


National Council of Science Museums (NCSM) is an autonomous organisation under the Indian Ministry of Culture. It is the largest chain of science centres or museums under a single administrative umbrella in the world. There are 24 own science centres or museums and one R & D Read more…


The Victoria Memorial is a large marble building in Kolkata, West Bengal, India, which was built between 1906 and 1921. It is dedicated to the memory of Queen Victoria (1819–1901) and is now a museum and tourist destination under the auspices of the Ministry of Culture. The memorial lies Read more…

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