Himachal State Museum and Library located in Shimla
displays the cultural, artistic and archeological heritage of Himachal Pradesh
. The museum exhibits Pahari
and Kangra style paintings, stone sculptures, local handicrafts, textiles and embroidery.
The museum is located 3 km west of Scandal Point. Admission is free. It is open from 1000 hrs to 1700 hrs and Monday is a holiday.