Constructed in 1862 by Captain Forsyth, the Bison Lodge is the oldest house in Pachmarhi
. It was used by Captain Forsyth to survey and explore the surrounding forests. Bison Lodge now houses a beautiful museum depicting the rich flora and fauna of Pachmarhi. Inside the lodge there are stuffed tigers and a huge stuffed bison. The museum here displays photographs of Pachmarhi and samples of wood from the neighboring forests.