India | Chhattisgarh | Raipur

Mahant Ghasidas Memorial Museum

Mahant Ghasidas Memorial Museum is situated near the D K Hospital in Raipur, capital city of Chhattisgarh. It was established in 1875 by Raja Mahant Ghasidas of Rajnandgaon.

The museum has many sections including archaeology, anthropology and natural history. In addition, it exhibits crafts, jewellery, paintings and terracotta relating to tribal culture. The museum has two floors with five galleries. The first floor houses a choice of objects related to nature and its history, which contains various mammals, snakes and birds.

The museum is open from 10:00 to 17:00 on all days except Mondays and local holidays.

Updated on 7th June, 2005
District: Raipur
Location: Raipur    


Copyright 2014 by Online Highways LLC. Enjoy some India trivia. Send Us Your Comments