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Museum of Himalayan Mountaineering Institute

Museum of Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, established in 1955, is located on the West Jawahar road in Darjeeling.

The museum holds a rare collection of mountaineering equipments, specimens of Himalayan flora and fauna and samples of minerals and rocks. Expedition photographs and models of the Sikkim-Himalayas, routes of different Everest expedition since 1921 are also displayed. Film shows on mountaineering are conducted on special occasions.

Visiting hours are from 08:30 hrs to 13:00 hrs and from 14:00 hrs to 16:30 hrs. It is closed on Tuesdays.

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


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