Top 10 Museums of India

Now we are listed here top 10 museums of India. Museum is a great source for historical, artistic, scientific and many types of important matter stored. Specifically Indian museums are very famous for its activity. India includes a lots of popular museums but here are listed top 10 most popular museums of India among of them. Check the list of Indian top 10 museums.

10. Napier Museum, India
Founded: 1855
Opened: 1880
Architect’s by: Robert Chisholm
Type: Art museum, Archaeology museum
Architectural style: Indo-Saracenic Revival architecture
Located: Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
Napier Museum, India

9. Patna Museum, India
Founded: 1917
Type: Archaeological and Natural
Director’s by: JPN Singh
Architectural style: Mughal & Rajput architecture
Located: Buddha Marg, Patna, Bihar, India
Patna Museum, India

8. Shankar’s International Dolls Museum, India
Founded: 1965
Floor area: 5,184.5 sq ft
Collection size: 6,500
Known: As one of the best doll museum
Located: Nehru House, 4 Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, New Delhi, India
Shankar International Dolls Museum, India

7. Nehru Memorial Museum & Library, India
Founded: 1964
Opened: 1974
Architect’s by: Robert Tor Russel
Director’s by: Mahesh Rangarajan
Located: Teen Murti House, New Delhi
Nehru Memorial Museum & Library, India

6. Tripura Government Museum, India
Other name’s: Tripura State Museum, Ujjayanta Palace
Founded: 1970
Considered: As the northeast india’s largest museum
Located: Agartala, India
Tripura Government Museum, India

5. Salar Jung Museum, India
Founded: 1951
Collection size: 1.1 million objects
Type: Art museum
Considered: As one of the largest museum in the world
Located: Nayapul, Hyderabad, Telangana, India
Salar Jung Museum, India

4. Indian Museum, India
Founded: 1814
Founder’s by: Nathaniel Wallich
Collection size: 102,646
Located: Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Indian Museum, India

3. Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, India
Other name’s: Prince of Wales Museum
Founded: 1922
Director’s by: Sabyasachi Mukherji
Architect’s by: George Wittet
Collection size: 50,000
Located: M. G. Road, Fort, Mumbai, India
Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, India

2. Bharat Kala Bhavan, India
Founded: 1920
Founder’s by: Rai Krishnadasa, Mahamana Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya
Director’s by: Prof. Ajay Kumar Singh
Curator by: Dr. Anil Kumar Singh, Vindo Kumar, Dr. D. B. Singh, Abhay Narayan Gupta, Dr. R. P. Singh
Collection size: 104,376
Located: Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India
Bharat Kala Bhavan, India

1. National Museum, New Delhi, India
Known: National Museum of India
Founded: 15 August, 1949
Curator: Dr. V K Mathur
Collection size: 206,000
Located: Janpath, New Delhi, India
National Museum, New Delhi, India

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