About the walk

The Nagpur Central Museum is one of the oldest museums in India, established in 1863 with the efforts of Sir Richard Temple, the then Chief Commissioner of Central Provinces. It is also known as Ajab Bangla, and houses a valuable collection of rare sculptures, paintings, arms, textiles, ivory, manuscripts, archaeological findings from excavations, etc. The collection is sourced from different parts of Central India. The building of the museum itself is a heritage structure, and is run by the Government of Maharashtra.

 

This guided tour is free.

Walk Time
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Walk Date
Meeting Time
10:45 am
Celebrating International Museum Day - A Visit to the Central Museum
Saturday
18 May

Walk Leader

Amol Wanjari & Mandira Neware
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Duration

11:00 am - 01:30 pm

Meeting Time10:45 am

Meeting Point

Entrance Foyer of the museum

MediumEnglish, Hindi

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About the Walk

The Nagpur Central Museum is one of the oldest museums in India, established in 1863 with the efforts of Sir Richard Temple, the then Chief Commissioner of Central Provinces. It is also known as Ajab Bangla, and houses a valuable collection of rare sculptures, paintings, arms, textiles, ivory, manuscripts, archaeological findings from excavations, etc. The collection is sourced from different parts of Central India. The building of the museum itself is a heritage structure, and is run by the Government of Maharashtra.

 

This guided tour is free.

Please Note

  • Entry ticket costs Rs 5/- and shall be borne by the participant.
  • Please wear comfortable footwear and carry drinking water.
  • Mobile phone photography is allowed.
  • Parking facilities are available at the museum.

(Link to the location:  https://goo.gl/maps/hxy77wJhPRhuHWcg6 )

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