Top Museums in Indore for All You History Buffs

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Museums in Indore

The museums in Indore are a reminder of the rich past and culture of the city. The city has been able to preserve the charm and magic of the bygone era and the museums in Indore only stand testimony to the rich heritage, the majestic rulers and the royal vibe of the city. Despite the several other places of tourists attractions present in the city, the museums in Indore witness a large footfall per day owing to the architecture, artefacts and wonderful maintenance. These informative museums are ideal for all age groups; some like Kanha Museum are also popular among zoologists and researchers while some others like Nehru Kendra attract mostly photographers.

Here is the list of 5 Top Museums in Indore for All You History Buffs

1. Indore Museum, Indore

Exhibiting artefacts dating as far back to the prehistoric era, as well as recent findings from the modern era, the Central Museum of Indore is a history buff's paradise. This is one of the museums in Indore which also houses mythological carvings, coins from different ages, arms of various eras and sculptures dating back to the 11th century. Be sure to check the rare dried botanical creatures on display too!

Timings: All days of the week, 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Entry Fee: Free

2. Rajwada, Indore

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Considered to be one of the most eminent tourist palaces and museums in Indore, the majestic Rajwada Palace's sheer grandeur and opulence are known the world over. The tall building is full of history and artefacts which bear testimony to the magnificence of those times. The building is also very famous because of its history of being burnt thrice before. Still, it continues to be popular among people and has been reconstructed time and again.

Timings: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Entry Fee: Indians: INR 10,
Foreign Nationals: INR 250,
Photography: INR 25,
Videography: INR 100

3. Nehru Centre, Indore

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Nehru Centre is situated inside the premises of Lal Bagh Palace and has a lot of artefacts about the rich past of the country. The palace is spread on a sprawling area of 28 acres and reflects the taste of the rulers of the Holkar dynasty.

Timings: All days of the week except Monday: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Entry Fee: INR 2 per person

4. Royal Museum, Indore

Royal Museum is one of the tiny museums in Indore famous for housing a collection of thrones, photographs and weapons etc. Most of these artefacts belong to the 19th century which was under the rule of Serfoji II.

Timings: Closed on Monday, All other days:10.15 am -5 pm
Entry Fee: Rs. 10 per person

5. Kanha Museum, Indore

Kanha Museum in Indore is another small museum in Indore especially dedicated to wildlife, reptiles study etc. In addition to that, it also has artefacts related to the past and history of Indore.

Timings: 8 am - 10.30 am
Entry Fee: Free

We hope you enjoyed our curated list of the museums in Indore for you. Let us know in the comments below which of these museums you have visited!

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