When we hear the word museum , the picture of a boring place comes to our mind but i wanna make it clear that this place conserves many old, antique, quaint or traditional artistic, cultural , historical and scientific objects . These museums showcases our country's heritage like books , works of art, artifacts , traditional things to general public and also helps the researchers .
Here is a list of 5 outstanding museums in India that showcases the country's heritage :- 1. CITY PALACE MUSEUM , UDAIPUR
# Location : City Palace Complex , Udaipur, Rajasthan
# Opening hours : 9:30 am to 4: 30 pm
# Priceless royal memorabilia such as silverware, musical instruments , artwork and weapons. 2. GANDHI SMRITI, DELHI
# Location : 5 tees January road, New Delhi
# Opening hours : 10 am to 5 pm ( closed on second Saturday of every month).
# Museum is dedicated to Mahatma Gandhi.
# It's in the building where he spent the last 144 days of his life and was assassinated.
# His room contains his belongings , including glasses and walking stick.
# Place where he was shot is marked with Martyr's coloumn.
# Items on display include paintings , sculptures , photos and inscriptions
3.VICTORIA MEMORIAL HALL , KOLKATA, WEST BENGAL
# Location : Kolkata Maidan , near Jawaharlal Nehru Road
# Opening hours : 10 am to 5 pm ( Daily except Mondays)
# Extensive fine Art museum with 25 galleries , displaying a collection of 3900 paintings and more than 28000 artifacts .
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4. TRIBAL MUSEUM , BHOPAL, MADHYA PRADESH
# Location : Shayamala hills , between State museum and Indira gandhi rashtriya manav sangrahalaya museum
# Opening hours : Noon to 7 pm ( except Mondays)
# Displays have been created by tribal artists , from various major tribes of Madhya pradesh and Chattisgarh , themselves.
# Colourful galleries of tribal life and spirituality are alive with creativity and artistic expression. 5. DON BOSCO CENTRE FOR INDIGENOUS CULTURES , SHILLONG , MEGHALAYA
# Location : Guwahati - Shillong road , Mawlai, Shillong
# Opening hours : 9 am to 5 pm
# Promotes indigenous and tribal cultures of Northeast India
# Seven floors with each floor having different theme
# Highlight is Sky Walk with panoramic views across Shillong ( on top floor)
# 17 galleries and a restaurant that serves traditional north east cuisine
# 10 minute documentary on North east India is interesting and worth watching