Famous Museums in Darjeeling

Darjeeling offers an interesting combination of famous as well as lesser-known museums for history buffs. You can visit some of the best museums in Darjeeling to understand local history better. Some places may give you a glimpse of the past whereas some may introduce you to different aspects of the city including its art or heritage. Check this detailed list of famous museums in Darjeeling that mentions everything from opening-closing timings, ticket prices, and address.

Let's explore the finest collection of museums in Darjeeling:

  1. #1 of 7 Museums in Darjeeling
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    Everest Museum

    Tags: Specialty Museum

    Address: Jawahar Parvat, Darjeeling, West Bengal 734101

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    With Kanchenjunga view point located so closely and Everest visible from almost all places, it only fits to have a museum dedicated to Everest in the city of Darjeeling. With various documentations, s...Read more

  2. #2 of 7 Museums in Darjeeling
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    Bengal Natural History Museum

    Tags: Natural History Museum

    Address: Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal 734101

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Bengal Natural History Museum is located near The Mall, the central attraction of Darjeeling. Built in 1915, it is a large gallery for the exhibition of the natural historical artifacts of the reg...Read more

  3. #3 of 7 Museums in Darjeeling
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    Ghoom Railway Museum

    Tags: Specialty Museum, Unesco Site

    Address: SukhiaPokhri Rd, Darjeeling, West Bengal 734102

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    Ghoom Museum is one of the three of the Darjeeling Himalayan Railways Museum. It is located right above the Ghoom Station. Ghoom Station is the station at the highest altitude in India. It stands at a...Read more

  4. #4 of 7 Museums in Darjeeling
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    Dhr Sukna Museum

    Tags: Museum

    Address: Hill Cart Rd, SuknaPrathamKhanda, West Bengal 734007

    DHR Sukna is the third one in line to give people a chance to discover about the magnificence of the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway and the toy train initiative. It was the third after DHR Ghoom and DHR...Read more

  5. #5 of 7 Museums in Darjeeling
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    Dhr Kurseong Museum

    Tags: Museum

    Address: Pankhabari Rd, Kurseong, West Bengal 734203

    DHR Kurseong museum is a definite must visit for train lovers. Reason? It is exclusively a show for you most of the times. The Kurseong Museum is very hard to locate and you will have to go out of you...Read more

  6. #6 of 7 Museums in Darjeeling
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    Step- Aside Deshbandhu Museum

    Tags: Museum

    Address: Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal 734101

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    Step Aside Deshbandhu Museum has a very patriotic side to it. In his last day, Chittaranjan Das, the famous freedom fighter of Bengal came and stayed here with his supporters. Mahatma Gandhi is also s...Read more

  7. #7 of 7 Museums in Darjeeling
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    Forest Museum Image
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    Tags: Specialty Museum

    Address: Kurseong, West Bengal 734203

    Forest Museum is a very humble museum located in Kurseong. But the caretakers here have a lot to tell you. If you are animal lover, then there is just no reason to miss this place. It will not take a ...Read more