List of Museums in India


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 2015
Visakha Museum Visakhapatnam Andhra Pradesh 1991
Jawaharlal Nehru Museum Itanagar Arunachal Pradesh  
Shankardev Kalakshetra Guwahati Assam 1998
Assam State Museum Guwahati Assam 1940
Mayong Central Museum and Emporium Mayong Assam  
Bhartiya Nritya Kala Mandir Patna Bihar 1963
Bihar Museum Patna Bihar 2015
Jalan Museum Patna Bihar 1919
Patna Museum Patna Bihar 1917
Chandradhari Museum Darbhanga Bihar 1957
Government Museum and Art Gallery Chandigarh Chandigarh 1968
Goa Chitra Museum Benaulim Goa 2010
Archaeological Museum and Portrait Gallery Old Goa Goa  
Goa Science Centre Panaji Goa  
Goa State Museum Panaji Goa 1977
Naval Aviation Museum (India) Vasco da Gama Goa 1998
Lalbhai Dalpatbhai Museum Ahmedabad Gujarat 1984
Calico Museum of Textiles Ahmedabad Gujarat 1949
Gandhi Smarak Sangrahalaya Ahmedabad Gujarat  
Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Memorial Ahmedabad Gujarat  
Swaminarayan Museum Ahmedabad Gujarat 2011
Sanskar Kendra Ahmedabad Gujarat  
Baroda Museum & Picture Gallery Vadodara Gujarat 1894
Kirti Mandir Porbandar Gujarat  
Watson Museum Rajkot Gujarat 1888
Gujarat Science City Ahmedabad Gujarat  
Kaba Gandhi No Delo Rajkot Gujarat  
Maharaja Fateh Singh Museum Vadodara Gujarat  
Kutch Museum Bhuj Gujarat 1877
Jahaj Kothi Zonal Museum Hisar Haryana  
Rewari Railway Heritage Museum Rewari Haryana 2002
Dharohar Museum Kurukshetra Haryana  
Heritage Transport Museum Taoru Haryana 2013
Rakhigarhi Indus Valley Civilisation Museum Rakhigarhi Haryana  
Shivalik Fossil Park Sirmaur Himachal Pradesh  
Library of Tibetan Works and Archives Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh  
Munshi Aziz Bhat Museum of Central Asian and Kargil Trade Artifacts Kargil Jammu and Kashmir 2004
Dogra Art Museum Jammu Jammu and Kashmir 1954
SPS Museum Srinagar Jammu and Kashmir 1898
Ranchi Science Centre Ranchi Jharkhand  
State Museum Hotwar Ranchi Jharkhand  
Government Museum, Bangalore Bangalore Karnataka 1864
National Gallery of Modern Art, Bangalore Bangalore Karnataka 2009
Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum Bangalore Karnataka 1962
Karnataka Chitrakala Parishath Bangalore Karnataka 1960
HAL Aerospace Museum Bangalore Karnataka  
Venkatappa Art Gallery Bangalore Karnataka  
Manjusha Museum Dharmasthala Karnataka 1989
Regional Museum of Natural History Mysuru Karnataka 1995
Railway Museum, Mysore Mysuru Karnataka  
Folklore Museum Mysuru Karnataka  
Archaeological Museum, Thrissur Thrissur Kerala  
Mural Art Museum Thrissur Kerala  
Vallathol Museum Thrissur Kerala  
Vaidyaratnam Ayurveda Museum Thrissur Kerala  
Indo-Portuguese Museum Kochi Kerala 1910
Kerala Soil Museum Thiruvanthapuram Kerala  
Arakkal Museum Ayikkara Kerala  
Teak Museum Nilambur Kerala  
8 Point Art Cafe Kollam Kerala  
Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Police Museum Kollam Kerala  
Pazhassi Raja Archaeological Museum Kozhikode Kerala 1976
Krishnapuram Palace Kayamkulam Kerala  
Indian Business Museum Kozhikode Kerala  
Napier Museum Thiruvanthapuram Kerala 1855
Keralam – Museum of History and Heritage Thiruvanthapuram Kerala  
Kerala Science and Technology Museum Thiruvanthapuram Kerala  
Wayanad Heritage Museum Ambalavayal Kerala  
Hill Palace Thrippunithura Kerala  
Revi Karunakaran Memorial Museum, Alappuzha Kerala  
Indore Museum Indore Madhya Pradesh  
Bharat Bhavan Bhopal Madhya Pradesh  
Regional Museum of Natural History, Bhopal Bhopal Madhya Pradesh 1997
Maharaja Chhatrasal Museum Dhubela Madhya Pradesh  
Gujari Mahal Archaeological Museum Gwalior Madhya Pradesh  
Sanchi Archaeological Museum Sanchi Madhya Pradesh 1919
Vidisha Museum Vidisha Madhya Pradesh  
Bhau Daji Lad Museum Mumbai Maharashtra 1872
National Gallery of Modern Art, Mumbai Mumbai Maharashtra 1996
Mani Bhavan Mumbai Maharashtra  
Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya Mumbai Maharashtra 1922
Nehru Science Centre Mumbai Maharashtra  
Cowasji Jehangir Hall Mumbai Maharashtra 1996
INS Vikrant (R11) Mumbai Maharashtra  
Nagpur Central Museum Nagpur Maharashtra 1863
Ballard Bunder Gatehouse Mumbai Maharashtra  
Joshi’s Museum of Miniature Railway Pune Maharashtra  
Mahatma Phule Museum Pune Maharashtra  
Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum Pune Maharashtra  
Antarang – Sex Health Information Art Gallery Mumbai Maharashtra  
Cavalry Tank Museum, Ahmednagar Ahmednagar Maharashtra  
Indian Institute for Research in Numismatic Studies Nashik Maharashtra  
Siddhagiri Gramjivan Museum (Kaneri Math) Kolhapur Maharashtra  
Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Museum of Indian History Pune Maharashtra  
Rama Science Centre Nagpur Maharashtra  
Shree Chhatrapati Shahu Museum Kolhapur Maharashtra  
Sarmaya Arts Foundation Mumbai Maharashtra 2015
Mizoram State Museum Aizawl Mizoram  
National Museum Delhi National Capital Territory of Delhi 1949
Sanskriti Kendra Museum Delhi National Capital Territory of Delhi  
National Science Centre Delhi National Capital Territory of Delhi  
National Handicrafts and Handlooms Museum Delhi National Capital Territory of Delhi  
Eternal Gandhi Multimedia Museum Delhi National Capital Territory of Delhi  
Indian Air Force Museum, Palam Delhi National Capital Territory of Delhi  
National Museum of Natural History Delhi National Capital Territory of Delhi  
National Rail Museum Delhi National Capital Territory of Delhi 1977
National Gallery of Modern Art Delhi National Capital Territory of Delhi 1954
Teen Murti Bhavan Delhi National Capital Territory of Delhi  
Gandhi Smriti Delhi National Capital Territory of Delhi  
Nehru Memorial Museum & Library Delhi National Capital Territory of Delhi  
Parliament Museum Delhi National Capital Territory of Delhi  
National Gandhi Museum Delhi National Capital Territory of Delhi  
Sulabh International Museum of Toilets Delhi National Capital Territory of Delhi  
Shankar’s International Dolls Museum Delhi National Capital Territory of Delhi  
Red Fort Archaeological Museum Delhi National Capital Territory of Delhi  
Kiran Nadar Museum of Art Delhi National Capital Territory of Delhi 2010
Odisha State Museum Bhubaneshwar Odisha 1932
Tribal Research Institute Museum Bhubaneshwar Odisha  
Regional Museum of Natural History, Bhubaneswar Bhubaneshwar Odisha  
Pondicherry Museum Puducherry Puducherry  
Virasat-e-Khalsa Anandpur Sahib Punjab 2011
National Institute of Sports Patiala Punjab  
Sanghol Museum Sanghol Punjab  
Partition Museum Amritsar Punjab 2017
Sikh Ajaibghar Balongi Punjab  
Gobindgarh Fort Amritsar Punjab  
Jawahar Kala Kendra Jaipur Rajasthan  
Albert Hall Museum Jaipur Rajasthan 1887
City Palace, Jaipur Jaipur Rajasthan  
City Palace, Udaipur Udaipur Rajasthan  
Umaid Bhawan Palace Jodhpur Rajasthan  
Jaisalmer War Museum Jaisalmer Rajasthan  
Vintage and Classic Car Museum Udaipur Rajasthan 2000
Rajiv Gandhi Regional Museum of Natural History Sawai Madhopur Rajasthan 2007
Sardar Government Museum Jodhpur Rajasthan 1936
Namgyal Institute of Tibetology Gangtok Sikkim  
Chennai Railway Museum Chennai Tamil Nadu 2002
Government Museum, Chennai Chennai Tamil Nadu 1851
Vivekanandar Illam Chennai Tamil Nadu  
Gandhi Memorial Museum Madurai Tamil Nadu  
Gass Forest Museum Coimbatore Tamil Nadu  
Saraswathi Mahal Library Thanjavur Tamil Nadu  
Government Museum Cuddalore Tamil Nadu  
Government Museum, Karur Karur Tamil Nadu  
Government Museum, Pudukkottai Pudukkottai Tamil Nadu  
Government Museum, Tiruchirappalli Tiruchirappalli Tamil Nadu  
Railway Heritage Centre Tiruchirappalli Tamil Nadu  
Mahakavi Bharathi Memorial Library Erode Tamil Nadu  
INS Vela (S40)   Tamil Nadu  
Alampur Museum Alampur Telangana  
Birla Science Museum Hyderabad Telangana  
City Museum Hyderabad Telangana  
Jagdish and Kamla Mittal Museum of Indian Art Hyderabad Telangana 1976
Nizam Museum Hyderabad Telangana 2000
Khazana Building Museum Hyderabad Telangana  
Salar Jung Museum Hyderabad Telangana 1951
Telangana State Archaeology Museum Hyderabad Telangana 1930
Warangal Museum Warangal Telangana  
Tripura State Museum Agartala Tripura 1970
Forest Research Institute Dehradun Uttarakhand  
State Museum, Lucknow Lucknow Uttar Pradesh 1863
Allahabad Museum Allahabad Uttar Pradesh 1931
Kanpur Sangrahalaya Kanpur Uttar Pradesh 1999
Government Museum, Mathura Mathura Uttar Pradesh 1874
Sarnath Museum Sarnath Uttar Pradesh 1910
Rashtriya Dalit Prerna Sthal and Green Garden Noida Uttar Pradesh  
Ibn Sina Academy of Medieval Medicine and Sciences Aligarh Uttar Pradesh  
Swaraj Bhavan (old Anand Bhavan) Allahabad Uttar Pradesh  
Indian Museum Kolkata West Bengal 1814
Victoria Memorial Kolkata West Bengal  
Asutosh Museum of Indian Art Kolkata West Bengal  
State Archaeological Gallery Kolkata West Bengal 1962
Sabarna Sangrahashala Kolkata West Bengal  
Kolkata Museum of Modern Art Kolkata West Bengal  
Gurusaday Museum Kolkata West Bengal 1961
Marble Palace Kolkata West Bengal  
Jorasanko Thakur Bari Kolkata West Bengal  
Academy of Fine Arts Kolkata West Bengal  
Malda Museum Malda West Bengal  
Rabindra Museum Mungpoo West Bengal  
Hazarduari Palace Museum Murshidabad West Bengal

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