If you are keen to know about the rich history of Gujarat, visit this marvelous Kutch museum, the oldest museum of the state. Replete with largest collection of extinct Kshatrapa inscription, the museum informs you a lot of stories of the year 1877 during the reign of MaharaoKhengarji III.
Previously, the museum was known as Fergusson Museum. Today, the museum houses exclusive collection of ancient coins (‘Kori’ – Kutch’s ancient local currency), artefacts and folk arts belonging to tribal culture and various ancient paintings, musical instruments, sculptures and metal works. A tour to this museum will educate you a lot about tribal traditions and their lifestyle.
Other than its collection, the Gothic architectural style of the museum is also responsible for its popularity among the visitors.
Don’t miss out the skilled craftswork done on the ornamented doors of the museum.
Kutch Museum Travel Tips
- The museum is under renovation currently. Check the timings before visiting.
How to Reach Kutch Museum
- Nearby bus stand: Bhuj City bus stand
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95% of people who visit Bhuj include Kutch Museum in their plan
2 PM - 3 PM
91.49% of people start their Kutch Museum visit around 2 PM - 3 PM
People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Kutch Museum
93.21% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Kutch Museum