Tai Ahom Museum is situated near the Sibsagar Tank
in the historical city of
. The museum exhibits the history of Ahom
, a Buddhist Tai tribe who ruled the Brahmaputra
valley in Assam
between the 13th and the 18th centuries. The museum, started in the year 1972, is now under the control of the state government. The museum holds ancient manuscripts, dresses and wooden, metal, cane and bamboo items. It also possesses some of the rare objects of the Ahom Kingdom.