Museum
Archaeological Museum, Taj Mahal Archaeological survey of India, Agra - 282001.
  • Time: 10.00 A.M. to 5.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Fridays.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: Central Government (1982) Technical Assistant curator.
  • Features: Painting, sketches, farmans, inlay pieces showing mosaic work, and manuscripts, arms and marbles, etc. of Mughal period, coins, calligraphy specimens. Guide Book. Library. Guide service on request. Photography allowed with permission.
  • Archaeological Museum.
Chacha Nehru Gyan Pushp, Three Dots School Complex, Ramghat Road, Aligarh.
  • Time: Summer 9.00 AM to 01.00 P.M.; Winter : 10.0AM to 2.00 P.M.
  • Closed : Public Holiday and Wednesday.
  • Entry:: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: Shri Kanha Radha Sewamarg Sansthan (a public charitable trust) 1982.
  • Features: Stamps, coins rocks , minerals , shells, gems, stones, medals, geographical, biological, historical, replicas, and photo copies of painting and drawing, statues, science instruments and equipment, audio visual aids, dolls, dresses of different ages, electronic and quiz toys, general & reference books, photocopies of physical and historical word.
  • Education Museums.
University Museum of Science and Culture, General Education Centre, Kennedy House, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh - 202001.
  • Time: Summer: 7.30 A.M. to 1.30 P.M.; Winter: 10.00 Am to 5.00 P.M.
  • Closed: University Holidays including Sunday.
  • Entry: Free
  • Management and Establishment: University; 1964; curator.
  • Features: Specimens of science, prehistory, sculptures, terracotta, paintings, textile, coins, etc. Library. Guide service; Film show: fortnightly (Sunday) 6.30 P.M., Lectures. Photography not allowed.
  • Multi-Purpose Museum
  • Telephone: 25668.
Agharkar Museum, Botany Department, University of Allahabad, Allahabad-211002.
  • Time: Summer: 7.00 A.M. to 12.00 A.M.; Winter: 10.00 A.M. to 4.00 P.M.
  • Closed : Sunday and university holidays.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: University; 1923; lecturer-in-charge.
  • Feature: Specimens of the fossil and living plants, ancient life forms, life through the ages with geological events, reconstruction of past flora and faunas, rare plants of economic importance, medicinal and ethno botanical interest, maps depicting the distribution and origin of plants. Library of the department. Guide Service: School Programs. Photography Allowed.
  • Educational Natural history and botany Museum.
  • Telephone: 2461887
Allahabad Museum Chandrashekhar Azad Park, Kamala Nehru Road, Allahabad -211002.
  • Time: 10.30 A.M. to 4.30 P.M.
  • Closed : Mondays and Gazetted holidays and Sunday falling after second Saturday; Rs. 20.00 adult, Rs. 5.00 below 12 years, Rs. 500.00 foreigners.
  • Management and Establishment: Central Government: 1931. Director.
  • Feature: Stone sculptures, terracotta's miniature paintings, modern Indian paintings, seals, sealing, coins, presents from Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru, miniature objects, handicrafts, firms, manuscripts, arms and armour inscription, thangkas. Citivithika half yearly. Library. Guide service; Film shows on request; Lectures. Photography allowed on payment of Rs.50.00 per Snap.
  • Multi-Purpose Museum.
  • Telephone: (0532) 2407409, 2408237, 2408690.
  • E-mail: allahabadMuseum@rediffmail.com
Anand Bhawan Museum, Anand Bhawan, Moti Lal Neharu Marg Allahabad-211002.
  • Time: 9.30 A.M. to 5.30 P.M. (Lunch Break) 1.00 P.M. and 1.30 P.M.
  • Closed: Mondays and Gazetted holidays; Rs. 20.00 for entrance and Rs 50.00 (for first floor only).
  • Management and Establishment: Private trust; Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Fund; 1971; Administrator. Personal Belongings of Jawaharlal Nehru, of his parents and other member of his family.
  • Feature: Picture gallery of national movement, painting textile books parquetry. Library. Guide service; school programs; lectures: both popular and academic area organized. Photography not allowed.
  • Personalia Museum.
  • There is a bookshop which sells book of leading personalities of Freedom movement and souvenirs.
  • Telephone: (0532)2467071, 2467096.
  • Fax: (0532)2467096.
  • E-mail: jlnmfald@dataone.in
Ganganath Jha Kendriya Sanskrit Vidyapeetha, C.S. Azad Park, Allahabad -211002.P.N.Ganagnath Jha research institute.
  • Time: 9.30 A.M. to 6.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Saturday, Sunday, Gazetted holidays.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: Central Government: 1943; principal.
  • Feature: Mainly Sanskrit manuscripts about 50,000; along with in Telephoneugu, Bangali, Maithili and Oriya. Journal of the 'G.N. Jha Kendriya Sanskrit Vidhyapeeth', Library, Lectures Occasionally, Photography allowed.
  • Library Museum.
  • Telephone: 2460957,(R)2504081, 2506892, Gram' VIDYAPEETHAM'.
  • E-mail: goparajurama@hotmail.com , goparaju@hclinfinet.com, goparaju@nde.vsnl.net.in
Archaeological Museum, Museum Department of ancient History, Culture and Archaeology, University of Allahabad -211002.
P.N. Kausambi Museum
  • Time: Summer: 7.00 A.M. to 12.00 noon; Winter: 10.00 A.M. To 4.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Sunday and other university holidays.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: University: 1949; curator.
  • Feature: Prehistory, prehistoric tools from earliest times to the end of the Pleistocene, together with fossils (Belan valley and son valley), Mesolithic tools, human and animals skeletons (vindhya area and the ganga valley), Neolithic tools and other related antiquities, particularly of excavated sites of Neolithic sites of Koldihwa and mahagara, proto- historic & historic material from deferent sites collection from a Ghositaram, the famous Buddhist monastery, Banda and mainhai. Library of the Department. Guide service.
  • Archaeological Museum.
Anatomy Museum, M.L.N. Medical College, Allahabad.
  • Time: July 1 to April 30: 9.00 A.M. To 4.00 P.M. May 1 to June 30: 8.00 A.M. to 12.00 noon
  • Closed: University holidays.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: Dissected parts of the human body, models of human organs embryology models to study various branches of anatomy Medical Museum.
Hindi Sangrahalaya, Hindi Sahitya Saammelan, Allahabad.
  • Time: Summer: 6.30 A.M. to 11.30 A.M. Winter: 11.00 A.M. To 5.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Sunday and Important holidays.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: Society Curator.
  • Library Museum.
Botanical Museum, Department of Botany, K.S.S. P.G. College, Ayodhya Faizabad-224123
  • Time: 10.00 A.M. to 4.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Sunday and other holidays.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: College; 1967-68; Head of the Botany Department.
  • Feature: Botanical specimens of all titles of the subject. Library. School Programs: Lectures: Lecture of all disciplines are being commenced time to time. Photography allowed.
  • Science Museum.
  • Telephone: (05278) 232305 .
Ram Katha Sangrahalaya, Tulsi Smarak Bhavan, Ayodhya, Faizabad. -224123
  • Time: 10.30 A.M to 4.30 P.M.
  • Closed: Monday
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: State Government; 1988; Director.
  • Feature: Painting, photographs, sculpture, manuscripts, coins, terracotta, pottery, palm-leaf manuscripts, textiles, metal objects. Library. School Programs; Film shows; lectures; exhibitions.
  • Multi-Purpose Museum.
  • Telephone: (05278) 232311.
Bundelkhand Chhatrasal Museum, Banda.
  • Time: Summer: 7.30 A.M. to 11.00 A.M. and 3.00 P.M. to 5.30 P.M.; Winter: 8.00 A.M. to 11.00 A.M. and 2.30 P.M. to 5.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Wednesday.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: Registered Society; 1955; Keeper.
  • Feature: Sculptures, terracotta's, stone implements, beads and seals, coins, anthropological objects, natural science section. Photography allowed but restricted.
  • Multi-Purpose Museum.
  • Gram: Museum, Banda.
Abai Smarak Panchal Sangrahalaya, 125/5, Kishore Buildings, Kishore Bazar, Bareilly.
  • Time: Summer: 7.00 A.M. to 11.00 A.M. and 4.00 P.M. to 6.00 P.M.; Winter: 8.00 A.M. to 12.00 noon and 4.00 P.M. To 5.30 PM.
  • Closed: Thursday.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: Registered Society Panchal Itihas Parishad; Bareilly; 1974-75; Dr. O.P. Sharma.
  • Feature: Pottery, coins, terracotta figurines, beads, bone implements, etc. Guide service; lectures. Photography allowed.
  • Archaeological Museum.
  • Telephone: 25042
Army Service Corps Museum, ASC School, Bareilly -243 001.
  • Time: Summer: 8. 00 A.M. to 1.00 P.M.; Winter: 08.30 A.M. to 1.30 P.M.
  • Closed: Sunday and Holiday.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: Central Government (1965).
  • Feature: Items pertaining to Army Service Corps, OIC Museum. Guide Service; School Program, Film shows. Photography allowed.
  • Army Museum.
  • Telephone: 27327/627 Mil; ASC School, Bareilly.
Jat Regiment Museum, Jat Regimental Centre, Bareilly- 243 001.
  • Time: Summer: 8.00 to 12.00; and 4.00 to 6.00; Winter: 8.30 to 12.30 and 3.00 to 5.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Sunday.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: Central Government; Army (1995) Commandant.
  • Feature: Important galleries: Artifacts, Documents, textiles, event wise narrating on digital boards of origin, pre world war I-II, J & K 0 1947, 48, PS latest counterinsurgency operations, Kargil war, Indo-china war (1962), Indo-pak war (1965), (1971), peace keeping force & UN Missions. Paintings, textiles, photographs, gallantry awards winners, sports, personal of international fame and prominent personalities of the regiment. Jatveer and JORA Newsletter. Library. Guide Service; School Programs; Film show Photography not allowed.
  • Educational Museum and Army Museum
  • Fax: (0581) 2510146 (Civil).
  • E-Mail: jatregt@rediffmail.com
  • Telephone: 2406304, 2406302; (Army) (0581) 2429825
Government Educational Museum, Bulandshahar, District Inspector of Schools, Bulandshahar.
  • Time: 10.00 A.M to 5.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Sunday and Gazetted holidays.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: State Government; 1958; Custodian.
  • Feature: Historical, science, toys, charts and maps, models, books, paintings, coins, etc. Picture postcards; coloured reproductions.
  • Educational Museum.
  • Telephone: 22480.
Dr. Raj Bali Pandey Puratatva and Kala Sangrahalaya Samiti, M.M.M. Siksha Sansthan, Bhatpur Rani, Deoria.
  • Time: Summer: 6.30 A.M. to 5.00 P.M.; Winter: 7.00 A.M. To 1.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Sunday and other holidays.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: Private; 1970; Lalji Singh.
  • Feature: Stone sculptures, stone tools, terracottas, coins, microlithic tools, plates, bricks, potteries, manuscripts, etc. Ritandhara. Library. Guide service; Film shows; Sunday: 6.00 P.M. to 8.00 P.M.; Lectures. Photography not allowed.
  • Archaeological Museum.
Government Archaeological and Educational Museum, Deoria -274 001.
  • Time: Summer: 7.00 A.M. to 12.00 noon; Winter: 10.00A.M. to 5.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Sunday and other Gazetted holidays.
  • Enty: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: State Government; 1950; Custodian.
  • Feature: Stone images explored and collected plaster casts of historical personalities, terracotta, specimen of Mohan jodaro and Harrappa art, minerals, rocks, stuffed birds and animals, zoological specimen, coins, manuscripts, models of dams, different types of charts and maps, paintings, metallic images, etc. Library. Guide Service. Photography not allowed.
  • Archaeological Museum and Educational Museum.
  • Telephone: 223.
Rajput Regimental Museum, The Rajput Regimental Centre, Fatehgarh-209 601.
  • Time: Summer: 9.00 A.M. to 12.00 noon & 4.30 P.M. to 6.30 P.M.; Winter: 10.30 A.M. to 1.30 P.M. & 3.00 P.M. to 5.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Saturdays, Sundays and holidays.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: Central Government; 1920; General Staff Officer Grade-I, (Training)
  • Feature: Paintings, photographs, flags, documents, army depicting Rajput Regiment through the ages (from 1778 till date)' Guide service; School Program. Photography allowed with permission.
  • Army Museum.
  • Telephone: 205692/ Military exch. 34553 Army No. 3409
Shankla Museum, Dogra Regimental Centre, Faizabad.
  • Open as required
  • Closed: Sunday.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: Central Government; commandant Dogra Regiment Centre.
  • Feature: Flags, uniforms, medals, weapons, paintings, musical instrument, photographs. Photography allowed.
  • Army Museum.
  • Telephone: (05278) 221285
Purvayatana Archaeological Museum, Department of Ancient History, Archaeology and Culture, Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur. Gram: University, Gorakhpur.
  • Time: 10.00 A.M. to 4.30 P.M.
  • Closed: University holidays.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: University; 1957; Head.
  • Feature: Coins, sculptures, photographs, stumpages and casts of coins and sculptures, stone tools, pottery, beads. Purvayatana : A descriptive report of the material kept in the Museum is being prepared.
  • Archaeological Museum
Botany Museum, Department of Botany, D.D.U. Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur- 273 009.
  • Time: 10.00 A.M. to 5.00 P.M.
  • Closed: University holidays.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management: University; Lecturer.
  • Feature: Different plant groups, insectivorous plants, herbarium representing local flora and fossil specimens.
  • Botanical Museum.
Commerce Museum, Department of Commerce, University of Gorakhpur, Gorakhpur.
  • Time: 10.00 A.M. to 4.30 P.M.
  • Closed: University holidays.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: University; 1969; Professor.
  • Feature: Charts, graphs, pictures, photo-specimens, samples. Film shows. Photography not allowed.
  • Educational Museum.
Rahul Sangrahalaya, Department of Ancient Indian History, Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur.
  • Time: 10.00 A.M. to 4.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Sunday and other holidays; Free.
  • Management and Establishment: University; 1957; Curator.
  • Feature: Stone, terracotta, pottery, coins, photographs. Periodicals: Sometimes published. Library -Rahu1 Vachnalaya. Guide service. Photography with the permisson.
Rajkiya Baudh Sangrahalaya, New Shivpuri Colony, Ramgarhtal, Gorakhpur.
  • Time: 10.30 A.M. to 4.30 P.M.
  • Closed: Monday.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: State Government; Directorate of U.P. Museums, Department of Culture, Govt. of U.P.; 1986; Director.
  • Feature: Important galleries: Rahul Sanskrityan art gallery, Hindu sculpture gallery, Terracotta art gallery, Jain art gallery, various dimension of Art. Stone, Bronze guided sculptures, metal objects, terracotta, pottery, manuscripts, ivory, miniature paintings, punch mark coins, thankas, wooden objects, Jain gallery, postal stamps, photographs. Library. School Programs; Film show; lectures.Photography allowed for research work.
  • Telephone: (0551) 2320639; Fax: (0551) 2320639.
Zoological Museum, Department of Zoology, University of Gorakhpur, Gorakbpur.
  • Time: 9.50 AM to 4.30 P.M.
  • Closed: Sundays and other holidays.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: University; 1958; Professor.
  • Feature: All the major vertebrates and invertebrates phyla and rare animals. Guide service; Film shows. Photography allowed.
  • Zoological Museum
Archaeological Museum, Department of Ancient History, Culture and Archaeology, T.D. College, Jaunpur.
  • Time: 10.25 A.M. to 5.15 P.M.
  • Closed: College holidays.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management: University; Reader.
  • Feature: Sculptures, terracotta’s, coins, medals, etc.
  • Archaeological Museum.
  • Telephone: 2239.
Botany Museum, Department of Botany, T.D. Post Graduate College, Jaunpur.
  • Time: 10.00 A.M. to 5.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Sundays and Gazetted holidays.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: College; 1956; Head of Department of Botany.
  • Feature: All important plant and fossil types. Bulletin: Monographs. Guide service; lectures. Photography not allowed.
  • Botanical Museum.
  • Telephone: 253039, Gram: Botany, T.D. Jaunpur -222002.
Government Museum, Near Laxmi Bai Park, Jhansi.
  • Time: 10.30 A.M. to 4.30 P.M.
  • Closed: Monday, 2nd Sun- day & Gazette holidays.
  • Entry: Rs. 2.00 and Re. 1.00 for Children.
  • Management and Establishment: State Government; Department of Culture, U .P.; 1978; Director.
  • Feature: Stone sculptures, archaeological objects, terracotta, coins, metal objects, paintings, miniature paintings, manuscripts, folk art objects, ornaments. Leaflets Folders, Monographs. Library. School programs; Film show; lectures; Photography allowed
  • Multi-Purpose Museum.
  • Telephone: (0510) 2330035.
  • Fax: 2330035.
This Museum has a Museum shop.
Rani Laxmi Bai Palace and Collection of Sculptures, Archaeological Survey of India, Jhansi -284002.
  • Time: 8.00 A.M. to 5.00 P.M.
  • No Close
  • Entry: Rs. 5.00 for Indians & US$ 2.00 for Foreigners, children below 15 year. Free
  • Management and Establishment: Central Government; 1970- 71; Conservation Assistant.
  • Feature: Hindu and Jain red sand stone images of about 9th to 12th century. Photography allowed with permission.
  • Archaeological Museum.
Mahatma Gandhi Hindi Sangrahalaya, Hindi Bhawan, Kalpi.
  • Time: Summer: 7.00 A.M. to 11.00 A.M. and 5.00 P.M. to 9.00 P.M.; Winter: 8.00 A.M. to 12.00 noon and 4.00 P.M. to 8.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Tuesday.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: Registered Institution; 1950; Secretary.
  • Feature: Sculptures, paintings, terracotta, metal images, lithic inscriptions, coins and manuscripts. Catalogue. Photography not allowed.
  • Archaeological Museum.
Kanpur Museum, K.E.M. Halls, Phool Bagh, Kanpur -208 001.
  • Time: 10.30 A.M. to 4.30 P.M.
  • Closed: Monday, Second Tuesday & Gazette holidays; 1.00 for schools group & Paisa 50.00 Army personals, Freedom fighters, Free for Journalists and below 12 years.
  • Management and Establishment: Autonomous Regt. society: 1999; Store Deputy Director Gandhi Jayanti Ank 1946
  • Feature: Post cards, photographs of Gandhi ji, memorial photograph original letters of Gandhi, coins of Gandhi ji, Tagore, Maulana Fazbhul Husan Hasrat Mohani, Show case- manuscripts and some pages of his book. One photo of pilgrim passport, copper implements donated by Anil Kanodia, excavated material from 2500 BC to 1500 BC. Photo Album with gold work. Shivala about 200 years old manuscripts about Prayag Narain, Arms & Armory from 1857. In INA show case photographs with Laxmi Bai Sahgal, Dillon and, Sahnavaj, glass paintings, panchang about 183 year's old.
    Mate objects, terracotta, beads, newspaper on 1931 on wards, stamp gallery, first day cover of Maharani Victoria from all over the world, farman of the Freedom of the family members of Tatya tope, Dragger of Tatya tope, photographs of Agijan bai, Plan and photos with explanation of Kanpur in 1857, Bithur glances , City maps of Kanpur of 1878, Plan of Kanpur city of 1950, 1031 Kanpur improvement trust map, photos of kanpur of old railways station (outer and inner), Peon book pages in.
  • Multi-Purpose Museum.
  • Telephone: 2312619
Commercial and Industrial Museum, Directorate of Industries, U.P. Kanpur.
  • Time: 10.00 A.M. to 5.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Sundays and Gazetted holidays.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Feature: Handicrafts, handloom, cottage industry products, marble, wood carving, brass ware, carpets, silk goods, brocades, etc.
  • Crafts Museum.
  • Telephone: 2262619
Baudh Sangrahalaya, Rahul Sanskritayan Sansthan, Kushinagar, Janpath, Padrauna.
  • Time: 10.00 A.M to 5.00 P. M.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: Private; 1997; Office-in-charge.
  • Feature: Terracotta, Pots, Sculptures, Stone sculptures. Catalogue. Library. Lectures. Photography allowed.
  • Archaeological Museum.
Government Baudha Museum, Kushinagar, Dist. Kushinagar- 274 403.
  • Time: 10.00 A.M. to 4.30 P.M.
  • Closed: Monday.
  • Management and Establishment: Free State government; Directorate of U .P. Museum, Department of Culture Government of U .P; 1994; Curator
  • Feature: Stone sculptures, terracotta, metal sculptures, thanka, model of a stupa, terracotta seals, coins, decorated brick’s photographs, modern pieces of art and crafts. Library. Film shows; school program; lecture. Photography allowed for research work.
  • Multi- purpose Museum
Army Medical Corps Museum, C/O CHQ(HRDC), Amc centre and school, Lucknow.
  • Open on requirement.
  • Closed: Sunday and holidays.
  • Management and Establishment: Central Government; Army: 1961.
  • Feature: Education officer Defiance history, war booty, war equipment, medical history, metals Library. Guide service
  • Multi-purpose Museum and Army medical Museum.
Anthropological Museum, Sri Jai Narain Post Graduate College,(KKC) Station Road, Lucknow.
  • Time: Summer: 8.00 A.M. to 12.00 noon; Winter: 9.30 A.M. to 1.30 P.M.
  • Closed: Sundays & holidays.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: College; 1957; Head of the Department of Anthropology.
  • Feature: Important gallery: Art gallery, biological model gallery, material culture gallery, tools gallery. Biological and anthropological objects, tribal and traditional material, cultural objects, prehistoric and archaeological objects, maps, charts, and models, etc. Library. Guide service; Film shows: Saturday second 12 noon; lectures; School program Saturday (third) 12 noon. Photography allowed.
  • Anthropological and multi-Purpose Museum.
  • E-mail: abkchantia@rediffmail.com
Archaeological Museum, Department of Ancient Indian History and Archaeology, Lucknow University, Lucknow -226007.
  • Time: 11.00 A.M to 5.00 P.M.
  • Closed: University holidays.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: University; 1960; Director Museum.
  • Feature: Plaster casts, models of Ajanta cave 19, Temples of Mahablipuram, Stupa of Sanchi, seals, coins, terracotta’s, Prehistoric tools and fossils, ancient Indi
  • E-mail: tewaridp@satyam.net.in
Bal Sangrahalaya, Motilal Nehru Marg, Charbagh, Lucknow-226 004.
  • Time: 10.30 A.M. to 5.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Monday.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: Private; 1957; Honorary Secretary.
  • Feature: Paintings, sculptures, toys, tools, scientific, models, dioramas. The objects are displayed in foreign cultural gallery, Buddha, Geology Health under the sea, man on the moon and science galleries. Brochure, Bal Lok Magazine, Samachar Newsletter for the children. Guide service; Film shows normally Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays or any day reserved by scholars - 10.30 A.M. to 4.30 P.M. (depends upon the reservation time) generally thrice a week for three hours a day; lectures. Photography allowed.
  • Children Museum.
  • Telephone: 2636133; Gram: Children Museum, Charbagh Lucknow.
Birbal Sahni Institute of Palaeobotany , 53, University Road, Lucknow -226 007.
  • Time: 10.00 A.M. to 5.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Saturdays, Sun- days and holidays.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: Autonomous body of Central Government; 1946; Director
  • Feature: Plant fossils and specimens of palaebotanical interest. Palaeobotanist, Catalogue, Inventories reports. Library. Guide service; School Program. Photography allowed.
  • Natural History Museum.
  • Telephone: (0522) 2324291.
  • Fax: (0522) 2381948; Gram: PALAEOBOTANY.
  • E-mail: director@bsip.res.in.
Birbal Savitri Sahni Memorial Museum, 686 - Birbal Sahni Marg, Lucknow -226 007.
  • Time: Summer: 8.00 A.M. to 10.00 A.M., 5.00 P.M. to 6.00 P.M; Winter: 9.00 A.M. to 1.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Monday.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: Registered Society: Sahni Foundation: 1984; Secretary -Convener.
  • Feature: Personalia collection and belongings of Prof. B. Sahni, F.R.S. and Padam Shri Savitri Sahni like furniture, clothing's, manuscripts, coins, research papers material, correspondence with dignitaries, photographs of renowned world scientists and books, etc. Casual publication of scientific papers. Library- consisting of Sahni's collections. Memorial Lectures and public awareness of scientific activities; Student awareness program; during the function days - twice in years. Photography allowed.
  • Personalia Museum.
Botany Museum, Botany Department, Lucknow University, Lucknow -226 007.
  • Time: 11.00 A.M. to 4.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Closed: Sundays and other holidays.
  • Entry: Free.(but with permission)
  • Management and Establishment: University; 1940; Head.
  • Feature: Important and rare specimens of various disciplines of botany. Picture postcards; coloured reproductions; monographs. Library. Guide service; lectures. Photography allowed with permission.
  • Botanical Museum.
  • Telephone: 243722.
Central Institute of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (council of scientific & industrial research) Kukrail Picnic Spot Road P.O. (CIMAP), Lucknow -226 015. (U.P.)
  • Time: 9.00 A.M. to 5.30 P.M.
  • Closed: Saturday, Sunday and holiday.
  • Entry: Free
  • Management and Establishment: CSIR; 1982-83; Head, Information, Liaison & Extension.
  • Feature: Colored Photographs and live plants used in modern medicines along with important active constituents; coloured photographs and live essential oil-bearing plants along with important essential oils and their active constituents,. coloured photographs and live plants used in indigenous system of medicine, photo- graphs of medicinal and aromatic plants with botanical description, herbal samples, Swathy Vatika has 50 different medicinal and aromatic plants, plant species are cultivated through out India. Library. Photography not allowed.
  • Science Museum.
  • Telephone: (0522) 2359623, (Director); 2342676, 2359624, 2359632
  • Fax: (0522) 2342666
  • E-mail: director@cimap.res.in , cimap@satYam.net.in
  • Website: www.cimap.res.in
Crafts Museum, Central Design Centre, 8, Cantt. Road, Kaiserbagh, Lucknow.
  • Time: 10.00 A.M. to 5.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Sunday and Government holiday.
  • Entry: Free
  • Management and Establishment: State Government; 1956; Museum In charge.
  • Feature: Zerdozi work, metal, stone, cane and wooden objects, Bidri work, Ivory objects, soapstone objects, clay Taj Mahal, in lay in stone, brass and copper objects, terracotta, porcelain, textiles, clay toys, coins. Library. Guide book. Photography allowed with permission.
  • Crafts Museum.
Department of Anatomy, K.G. Medical College, Lucknow -226 003. (U.P.)
  • Time: 10.00 A.M to 5.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Sunday and holidays.
  • Entry: Free
  • Management and Establishment: University; 1911; Professor.
  • Feature: Mounted and dissected specimens of all the parts of human body birth defects, twins (normal and abnormal), genetics, surface anatomy, radiological anatomy, osteology, and Anthropology, CT scan anatomy. Library. Guide service; Film shows on every Saturday. Photography not allowed.
  • Medical Museum.
  • Telephone: (0522) 2257671
  • E-mail:anatomykgmc@yahoo.co.in
Department of Geology, University of Lucknow, Lucknow -226 007.
  • Time: 10.30 A.M to 5.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Sunday and holidays.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: University; 1951; Head of the Department.
  • Feature: Indian rock types, Indian minerals, Indian fossils from all horizons, specimens showing all types of structural features, type specimens and holo type slides of fossil forms. Photography allowed.
  • Educational and Geological Museum.
  • Telephone: 274798.
Department of Forensic Medicine Museum, K.G Medical College, Lucknow.
  • Time: 9.30 A.M. to 4.30 P.M.
  • Closed: Sunday and other holidays
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: State Government; 1953; Head of Department. From Departmental Mortuary.
  • Feature: Indian Police Journal Medicine Science and Law. Library. Lectures: 36 regular lectures for MBBS; 40 regular Seminars for M.D. Photography not allowed.
  • Medical Museum.
D. N. Majumdar Museum, L-II/31, Sector-B, Aliganj Scheme, Lucknow -226 024.
  • Time: 4.00 P.M. to 8.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Government of U.P. & Gazette holiday.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: Ethnographic and Folk Culture Society, A Regd. Society: 1945; General Secretary.
  • Feature: Ethnographic specimens of tribal, folk life and culture including dresses, headgears, ornaments, weapons, baskets, masks, toys, ritual paintings, etc. Library. Guide service; school program; lecture. Photography allowed with permission.
  • Ethnographical Museum.
  • Telephone: 2372362.
Ethnological Museum, Department of Anthropology, Lucknow University, Lucknow -226 007.
  • Time: 11.00 A.M. to 5.00 P.M.
  • Closed: May and June.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: University; 1951; Incharge.
  • Feature: Ethnographic, prehistoric, archaeological, paleo-anthropological objects, implements, weapons, objects of transport, dresses, stone tools, prehistoric hunting scenes (Plaster models).Library.Guide service, school program, Film show, lectures.
  • Ethnographical Museum.
  • Telephone: 272473.Gram: Anthropology University.
Gandhi Museum, Gandhi Bhawan, Mahatma Gandhi Marg, Lucknow -226 001.
  • Time:
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: U.P. Gandhi Smarak Nidhi; 1973; Curator.
  • Feature: Photographs, paintings, replicas, stamps, letters, literature on Jawahar Lal Nehru. Dr.Rajendra Prasad,Jai Prakash Narain, J.P. Kriplani, Kaka Kalelkar; Dhirendra Majumdar, J.Krishnamurty, Swami Vivekananda, Ram Krishna Param Hans, Tulsi Das, Kabir Das and other religious Saints. Library. Guide service; Film shows on Sunday and other important occasions-evening; lectures. Photography allowed.
  • Ersonalia Museum.
  • Telephone: (0522) 2509479, 2225396; (R) 2710169, 2271293; Gram: Gandhi Bhawan.
Geology Museum, Department of geology, J.N. P.G college, Lucknow -226 001.
  • Time: Summer: 10.00 A.M. to 3.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Sunday and other college-holidays.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: College: 1973; Head, Department of Geology.
  • Feature: Minerals, rocks, fossils etc. Library. School Program: All working days 10.00 A.M. to 3.00 P.M. Photography not allowed
  • Educational Museum, Geological Museum.
  • Telephone: 2635563
Geological Museum, GSI Complex Vasundhara Sector E, Aliganj, Lucknow -226 024.
  • Time: 11.00 A.M. to 1.00 P.M. and 2.00 P.M. to 4.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Saturday, Sunday and Gazetted holidays.
  • Entry:
  • Management and Establishment: Central Government; Petrology Division, Geological survey of India, northern Region; 1961; (Director, Petrology Division).
  • Feature: Rocks, minerals, fossils, models, maps, charts and photographs. Library. Guide service; Film shows; lectures; school programme-11.00 A.M. to 1.00 P.M. & 2.00 P.M. to 5.00 P.M. Photography allowed with permission.
  • Geological Museum.
  • Telephone: (0522) 232147, 2321510, 2325118.
  • Fax: 2376407,2326242,2326896 Ext. 381.
  • E-mail:geodatnr@gmail.com; Gram: Geosurvey.
Lok Kala Sangrahalaya, Kala Parisar, Kaiserbagh, Lucknow.
  • Time: 10 .00 A.M to 5.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Sunday.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: State Government; Feb. 1989; Director.
  • Feature: Metal objects, terracotta, pottery, wooden objects, folk paintings, oil paintings, musical instruments masks, soapstone objects, clay toys, jewelry, basketry, mukuts, anthropological objects. Folder. Library. Guide service; school program -Workshops for clay modelling, Doll making.
  • Arts and Crafts Museum.
  • Telephone: 2274638
Museum of College of Arts and Crafts, Lucknow.
  • Time: 10.00 AM to 5.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Sundays and University holidays
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: University; 1911; Curator.
  • Feature: Ancient arts and crafts collection, paintings, etchings, ivory, terra-cotta, metal and wooden objects, porcelain, miniature paintings, bidriware, enamel work. Lectures. Photography allowed.
  • Arts and Crafts Museum.
  • Telephone: 272326.
Museum of Pathology, Upgraded Department of Pathology, K.G Medical College, Lucknow -226 003.
  • Time: 10.00 A.M to 5.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Sunday and other University holidays.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: University; 1913; Head of the Department.
  • Feature: Pathological specimens of surgical, medical, gynecological and ophthalmic and other various systems parasites, varigno type snakes found in India, models of clay, plastics, etc. depicting various diseases, charts and photographs, mounted coloured glass transparencies of large number of diseases, mounted X-ray, demonstration microscopes. Monographs; catalogues. Library. Lecture. Photography allowed with permission.
  • Medical Museum.
  • Telephone: 2257580
Museum, National Botanical Research Institute, Rana Pratap Marg, Lucknow-226 001.
  • Time: 9.30 A.M. to 6.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Saturday, Sunday and Government holidays.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: Central Government; 1982; Curator.
  • Feature: Charts, models, photographs, translights and living botanical specimens. Guide service; Film shows on request; lectures. Photography allowed.
  • Botanical Museum.
  • Telephone: EPBX- (0522) 2205831,35, 2205848, 2205899, 2207819,2206239.
  • Fax: 2205836, 2205839.
  • E-mail:dofficenbri@sify.com Gram: Bagh, Lucknow.
Regional Science Centre, Sector E, Aliganj Scheme, Lucknow -226 024.
  • Time: 10.00 A.M. to 5.30 P.M.
  • Closed: Holi and Diwali.
  • Entry: only; Rs. 5.00 and Rs. 2.00 for student groups Autonomous financed by Central.
  • Management and Establishment: Government; Sept. 1989; Project Coordinator
  • Feature: Important galleries: Underwater exploration, Human Behaviour, Biotechnological Revolution, Ganga Popular Science, The story of water, Fluidics, Aquamobile, science Part. Hands-on, interactive participatory exhibits on different topics like physics, chemistry, mathematics, hydrostatics etc. Library. Guide service; school program; Film shows; Taramandal show -Science magic show everyday; Lectures. Photography allowed on special permission.
  • Science Museum.
  • Telephone: 2321804; Gram: POPSCIENCE
  • E-mail: rsciu89@sancharnet.in , rsclu89@rediffmail.com
  • Website:www.rsclucknow.org
State Museum, Banarasibagh, Lucknow -226 001.
  • Time: 10.30 A.M. to 4.30 P.M.
  • Closed: Monday, Sunday following the second Saturday and other local and Gazette holidays
  • Entry: Rs. 2.00 per adult and Re. 1.00 child. Students- Free.
  • Management and Establishment: State Government; 1863; Director.
  • Feature: A vast collection of sculptures, terracottas, prehistoric tools, copper hoards, manuscripts, thankas, scroll paintings, bidri ware, coins, ivory, wood work, bronze images, metal ware, paintings, etchings, textiles, miniatures, crafts and natural history specimens. Bulletin of Museums and Archaeology in U.P.; several monographs. Library. Guide service; school program; Film shows with prior intimation; lectures. Photography allowed with permission on payments per camera Rs. 15.00 only. There is a sales counter of plaster cast, publication etc.
  • Multi-Purpose Museum.
  • Telephone: (0522) 2206158-2206157.
  • Fax: (0522) 2206158 Gram: State Museum, Lucknow.
  • E-mail:a href="mailto:rsciu89@sancharnet.in">director@stateMuseumlucknow.com ; drsml@indiatimes.com
Government Jain Museum, Civil lines, Mathura- 281 001
  • Time: 10.30 A.M. to 4.30 P.M.
  • Closed: Monday & gazette holidays
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: State Government: Department of Culture; Lucknow; 2002; Director, Govt. Museum, Mathura.
  • Feature: Ancient Jain sculptures stone & metal, Jain manuscripts. Guide service; school program; Film show; lectures. Photography Allowed.
  • Archaeological Museum.
  • Telephone: (0565) 2411714.
Government Museum, Museum Road, Dampier Nagar Mathura -281001.
  • Time: 10.30 A.M. to 4.30 P.M.
  • Closed: Monday.
  • Entry: Foreign Rs. 25.00; Rs. 5.00 for adults and Rs. 2.00 for child.
  • Management and Establishment: State Government, Department of Culture, Lucknow(1874) Director.
  • Feature: A very important collection of sculptures, terracotta, cloth paintings, miniature paintings, bronzes, pottery, coins, etc. Picture postcards; photo folders; monographs; guide book. Library. Guide service; school program; Film shows; lectures. Important events: World Heritage week (19-25 Nov).Growse memorial lectures and Museum week. Photography allowed on payment of Rs. 20.00 per camera
  • Archaeological Museum.
  • Telephone: (0565) 2500847.
  • Fax: (0565) 2500847.
Anatomy Museum, Anatomy Department, L.L.R.M. Medical College, Meerut -250102.
  • Time: Summer: 7.00 A.M. to 1.00 P.M.; Winter: 9.00 A.M. to 4.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Sundays and U.P. Govt. holidays.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: State Government; 1966; Prof. and Head of Anatomy.
  • Feature: S Dissected parts of human body, models showing development, etc. Guide service; by prior appointment. Photography not allowed. Medical Museum.
Pharmacology Museum, L.L.R.M. Medical College, Meerut -250004.
  • Time: 9.00 A.M. to 4.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Sunday and other holidays.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: College; Department of Pharmacology, L.L.R.M. Medical College, Meerut; 1969; Professor and Head of Pharmacology
  • Feature: Pharmaceutical preparations (biological and non-biological), crude drugs, poisons, models of mechanism of action of different groups of drugs, machines used Library. Photography not allowed.
  • Multipurpose Museum.
  • Telephone: (0121) 2760888, 2600525 (M) 9897878728.
  • Fax: (0121) 2760888.
Museum of Botany Department, Institute of Advance Studies, Meerut University, Meerut -250001.
  • Time: 10.00 A.M. to 5.00 P.M.
  • Closed: University holidays.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: University; 1969; Head.
  • Feature: Plant materials of different groups. Library. Guide service; Film shows; lectures. Photography allowed.
  • Botanical Museum.
  • Telephone: 275021,19.
Museum of Pathology, Department of Pathology, L.L.R.M. Medical College, Meerut.
  • Time: 9.30 A.M. to 4.30 P.M.
  • Closed: Sunday and Gazetted holidays.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: University; Head of the Department.
  • Feature: Diseased organs of human body obtained after post- mortem and surgery.
  • Medical Museum.
Museum of Zoology, Department of Zoology, Meerut College, Meerut.
  • Time: 8.00 A.M. to 5.00 P.M.
  • Closed: College holidays.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: University; 1965; Reader and Head.
  • Feature:
  • Medical Museum.
  • Gram: Meerut College.
Social and Preventive Medicine Museum, Lala Lajpat Rai Memorial Medical College, Meerut.
  • Time: 9.00 A.M. to 4.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Sunday and all Gazetted holidays.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: State Government; 1966; Principal.
  • Feature: Models and charts on communicable diseases, nutrition, demography, environmental sanitation, M. C.H. and family planning. Guide service; lectures. Photography allowed.
  • Medical Museum.
  • Telephone: (2560888; Gram: Department of S.P.M. Medical College, Meerut.
Swatantrata Sangram Senani Sangrahalaya, Shaheed Smarak, Bhansali ground, Meerut.
  • Not opened for public.
  • Management and Establishment: State Government; 1997; Incharge.
  • Feature: Letters, photos and material related to Swatantrata Senani.
  • Multipurpose Museum.
Government Educational Museum, Muzaffarnagar.
  • Time: Summer: 7.00 A.M. to 12.00 noon; Winter: 11.00 A.M. to 4.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Sundays and other Gazetted holidays.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: State Government; 1959; Curator.
  • Feature: Coins, terracotta, sculptures, plaster casts, arts and paintings, dolls, stamps, cannons. Guide service, Film shows.Photography allowed
  • Educational Museum.
  • Gram: Educational Museum, Muzaffarnagar.
Zoology Museum, Department of Zoology, D.A. V. College, Muzaffarnagar -251001.
  • Time: 9.00 A.M. to 5.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Sundays and Gazetted holidays.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: University; 1950; Head of the Department.
  • Feature: Zoological specimens, fresh water fish of the district, fossils, skeletons, charts, models, preserved animals.Library.Guide service; school program.Photography not allowed.
  • Zoological Museum.
  • Telephone: 26667
Zoology Museum, P.G. Department of Zoology, Santan Dharm College, Muzaffarnagar -251001.
  • Time: 10.30 A.M. to 4.30 P.M.
  • Closed: Sundays and other college holidays for research and students only.
  • Management and Establishment: College; 1970; Head of the Department.
  • Feature: Preserved animals from different invertebrate phyla and vertebrate classes. Special interest is the Insect gallery. Identification facilities available on common insects from major insect orders.
  • Zoological Museum.
  • Telephone: (0) (0131) 2404053, 2402354, (R) 2601051
Pakshi Sangrahalaya, Nawabganj Bird Sanctuary, Near Nawabganj Town, Lucknow Kanpur Road, Dist. Unnao.
  • Opens on request.
  • State Government; Forest Department.
  • Feature: Replicas and photographs of Birds.
  • Natural History Museum.
Bundelkhand Sangrahalaya, Bharat Chowk, Orai, Jalaun-285001
  • Time: 10.00 A.M. to 4.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Sunday.
  • Management and Establishment: Society; 1987-88; Director
  • Feature: Coins, idols, paintings, utensils, shells, post-cards etc.Library.School Program; Lectures.Photography allowed.
  • Multi- purpose Museum.
  • Telephone: (05162) 252815.
Baudh Sangrahalaya, Piperahava, Kapilvastu.
  • Under on construction,State Government
Bhim Rao Ambedakar Pustkalya & Sangrahalaya, Rampur.
  • Not opened for public
  • Management and Establishment: State Government: 1998; In-charge
  • Feature: Photographs related to Dr: Bheem Rao Ambedaker.Photography not allowed
  • Personalia Museum
Postal Museum, Postal Training Centre, Saharanpur-247 002.
  • Time: No time schedules.
  • Closed: Visits on request.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: Central Government: 1981; Director.
  • Feature: Old postal equipment, accessories, documents and records.Guide Service; School Program; Lectures; Photography allowed
  • Postal Museum.
  • Telephone: (0132) 2644247.
  • Fax: (0132) 2647477.
  • E-mail:psnegi@indiapost.org
Archaeological Museum, Sarnath, Varanasi -221007.
  • Time: 10.00 A.M. to 5.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Friday.
  • Entry: Rs. 2.00 per person above 15 years.
  • Management and Establishment: Central Government; 1905; Assistant Superintending Archaeologist.
  • Feature: Stone sculptures and work of art of Mauryan, Shunga, Kushana, Gupta and medieval periods and excavated materials from adjoining sites. There are five galleries including main half where lion capital of Ashkam pillar is displayed.Library.Photography allowed with permission. Video Photography not allowed.
  • Archaeological Museum.
  • Telephone: 2586432.
  • Gram: Museum, Sarnath/ Varanasi.
District Museum, Super Market, Nagar Palika, Sultanpur -228 001.
  • Time: 10.30 A.M. to 4.30 P.M.
  • Closed: Monday.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: State Government; Department of Culture. U .P.; 1990; Curator.
  • Feature: Stone sculptures, terracotta, personal belongings of Raft Ahmad Kidwai. Library.Guide service; school program; Film shows; Lectures.Photography not allowed.
  • Archaeological Museum.
  • Telephone: (05362) 240038.
Archaeological Museum, Sampurnand Sanskrit Visvavidyalaya, Varanasi.
  • Time: August to April: 10.30 A.M. to 4.30 P.M.; May to July: 7 .30 A.M. to 1.00 P.M.
  • Closed: University holidays
  • Entry: Free.
  • Feature: Sculptures, paintings, coins and archaeological objects.
  • Archaeological Museum.
Bharat Kala Bhavan, (B.H.U.) Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi -221 005. P.N. Bharat Kala Parishad.
  • Time: Summer: 7.30 to 1.00 P.M.; winter: 11.00A.M. to 4.30 P.M.
  • Closed: Sunday
  • Entry: Rs.40.00 foreigner, Rs. 5.00 adult, Rs.20.00 per person for SAARC.
  • Management and Establishment: University; 1920; Joint Director.
  • Feature: Paintings, textile, archaeological materials, sculptures, terracotta, coins, epigraphs, inscriptions, Decorative arts, literary materials, arms, ivories, Indian philaTelephoney. Library.Guide Service; School Program: (As and when requested).Lecture: Academic & Memorial lectures. Photography allowed on payment
  • Archaeological and Arts and Crafts Museum.
  • Telephone: 2316337,2307621.
  • Fax: (0542) 2316337.
  • E-mail:bharatkalabhavan@sify.com
Departmental Museum, Ancient Indian History, Culture and Archaeology, B.H.U., Varanasi - 221005.
  • Time: 10.30 A.M. to 4.30 P.M.
  • Closed: University holidays.
  • Entry: Free
  • Management and Establishment: University; 1969; Head of the Department.
  • Feature: Archaeological materials from departmental excavations, plaster cast sculptures and coins.Photography allowed.
  • Archaeological Museum.
Geological Museum, Department of Geology, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi -221005.
  • Time: 10.30 A.M. to 5.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Sunday and University holidays.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: University; 1923; Head of the Department.
  • Feature: Material of geological interest.Library.Photography not allowed.
  • Geological Museum
  • Telephone: (0542) 2316081, 22301.
  • Fax: (0542) 2317074; Gram: Geology, Banaras Hindu University.
Jnana-Pravaha Kalamandapa, Centre For Cultural Studies & Research, South of Samne Ghat Varanasi- 221005
  • Time: 11.00 A.M. to 5.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Monday
  • Management and Establishment: Private Trust; 2001; Prof. Kamal Giri
  • Feature: Important Gallery: Multifarious nature, art objects and gallery highlighting Varanasi Culture.Miniature Paintings, copper plate, textiles, coins, sculptures, metal-ware, decorative art objects, terracotta, etc.Library.Guide service, school program, Film show. Lectures.Photography not allowed.
  • Multi-Purpose Museum.
  • Telephone: (0542) 2366326, 2366971
  • Fax: (0522) 2342666
  • E-mail:a href="mailto:jpvns@satyam.net.in"> jpvns@satyam.net.in
  • Website: www.jnanapravaha.org/
Maharaja Banaras Vidya Mandir Trust Museum, Fort Ramnagar, Varanasi. 221008
  • Time: October to Feb 10.00 A.M. to 5.00 P.M.; March to September: 9.00 A.M. to 12.00 noon and 2.00 P.M. to 6.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Moharram and Vijayadashami.
  • Entry: Rs. 12.00 for adult and Rs.6.00 for children.
  • Management and Establishment: Public Trust; 1964; Curator
  • Feature: Old cars, arms, ivory, astronomical clock, decorative arts and paintings, manuscripts, palanquins, textiles and archives, 12 vehicles and Ram Leela objects.Library.Guide Service; School Program. Photography not allowed.
  • Textile Museum and Multi-purpose Museum.
  • Mobile No.: 9415818781
Parshwanath Vidyapeeth, I. T.I. Road, Karaundi, Varanasi -221 005.
  • Time: Summer: 8.00 A.M. to 12.00 P.M. & 3.00 P.M. to 5.00 P.M.; Winter: 10.00 A.M. to 5.00 P.M.
  • Closed: Sunday.
  • Entry: Free.
  • Management and Establishment: Private/Public Trust: 1997; Director Antiquities: related to Jainism.
  • Feature: Guide Service; School program; Lectures.Photography allowed.
  • Archaeological and Religions Museum.
  • Telephone: 2575521.
  • E-mail:parshwanathvidyapeeth@rediffmail.com
Vrindavan Research Institute, Raman Reti, Vrindavan -281121.
  • Time: 10.30 A.M. to 4.30 P.M.
  • Closed: Monday.
  • Entry: Free
  • Management and Establishment: Autonomous financed by Government of Utter Pradesh and Central Government, Department of Culture; 1968; Director.
  • Feature: Illustrated, un-illustrated manuscripts in Sanskrit, Hindi, Bengali, Gujarati, Gurumukhi, Oriya, Urdu, Persian etc. Paintings of different periods, farmans, coins, sculptures, miniatures.Journal of the Vrindaban Research Institute; Post cards; coloured reproductions; A Catalogue of Sanskrit manuscripts in the Vrindaban Research Institute.Library.Guide service; lectures occasionally.Photography not allowed.
  • Multi-Purpose Museum.
  • Telephone: (0565) 2540628;(Mob.)9412732545
  • Fax: 2540576.
  • E-mail: vri@sancharnet.in
  • Website: www.vribharat.org

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