Government Museum, established in 1979, is situated at Salem
, in Tamil Nadu
. The museum exhibits archaeological, anthropological, numismatics, zoological, botanical, geological and objects of children interest. Informative film shows and lectures are conducted occasionally. It also houses a well equipped library. Guide services are provided on request.
Government Museum is open from 09:30 to 17:00 hrs on all days except Fridays, Second Saturdays and public holidays.