India is one of those nations which has experienced almost everything. From hate to love & war and whatnot. But, what remains constant is the beauty of this place. India is famous for its historical sayings and museums.
To make the most out of your India tour one must visit the beautiful museums. Museum in India is said to enrich your soul from within.
Here is the list of 7 must-visit museums in India
National Museum in New Delhi
National Museum is located at the corners of janpath in Delhi. It is one of the largest museums in India. Not only does it have antique pieces to showcase but it also shows the coaches of train which kings were passionate about. It has a Buddha Corner which has Buddha stupa,statue and his remains. This museum was constructed in 1949.
Madras Museum also known as Government Museum
This museum is popularly known as Madras Museum is located in Egmore. Egmore is one of the most cluttered and fussiest places of Chennai. This museum exhibits various creatures of zoology, botany anthropology and geology. Kids can grab some knowledge from their private sections made only for children. One cam also find a collection of books at the library there. This museum was built in 1851.
Chhatrapati Shivaji Vastu Museum
One of the well-known museums in Mumbai is this one. It is located around the corners of Gateway of India. This museum showcases three main sections of Indian History. They are Art Section, Natural History Section & Archaeology section. Each section is unique and surprising in its ow way. The museum was established in early 20’s.
Make your holidays even more exciting and pay a visit to this museum in Kolkata. It is one of the oldest museum probably and caters five sections. It has antique and unique collection of armors, ornaments, skeletons and some Mughal paintings. The creative art designs of this museum will catch your attention like crazy. The Asiatic Society of Bengal erected this museum in 1814.
Salar Jung Museum – One of the best museums in Hyderabad
One of the most unique and different museums so far is this one. Salar Jung Museum has metallic artifacts, clocks, carvings, textiles and paintings, The collections at this museum is insane. The collection is a mix of beautiful laces like China, Egypt, Europe, North America and India.
National Rail Museum – Attractive museums to visit
The Rail Museum in Chanakyapuri has a wide collection of 100 rails which are running in India. It is located in over 10 acres of land and toy trains offer rides in that area. some other attractions in this museum include furniture, models, antique photographs and many more tools. It is one of the most loved museums by tourists who visit here.
Calico Museum – One of the best museums in Ahmedabad
One of the most raved museums in Ahmedabad is Calico Museum. It has a huge collections of fabrics. Ranging from the pre-historic time to today’s traditional fabrics everything is here. The fabrics which you see here are once used by the Mughals in their time. However, strict security is in Calico Museum.