Sardar Government Museum And Umed GardensCurrently Closed
Covering an area of about 82 acres is a green oasis with lush lawns, towering ashoka trees, roses, seasonal flowers, museum, fountains, library and a zoo. Situated in the public park of Umaid Gardens, on the High Court Road, this museum is named after Maharaja Sardar Singh of Jodhpur. The museum contains an arresting collection of 397 stone sculptures, more than 1900 miniature paintings, weaponry, coins and other arts and crafts belonging to different time periods. There is a separate historical section which gives information about the history of the city, the rules of Jodhpur, the Umaid Bhavan Palace and the Mehrangarh Fort. The paintings of various royalties and the Jain Tirthankers are the pride of the museum. Coin collectors and numismatics will be impressed by their overwhelming coin collection. One can also visit the public library and the zoo (containing varieties of stuffed animals and desert birds) located in the gardens. Though the museum was established in 1909, it was opened to the public only in 1936.
The zoo has a habitat of variety of birds, ducks, rabbits, bears, foxes, Deer, lions and leopards from India, Australia and Africa. Zoo is a major attraction among the children.
Entrance Ticket Details For Sardar Government Museum And Umed Gardens
- Foreigners: 50 INR
- Indians: 5 INR
- Students have a concession in entry fee.
- Rates may vary with time. Please refer official website before visiting.
How to Reach Sardar Government Museum And Umed Gardens
- By Bus: Raika Bagh Central bus station is very close by.
- By renting or hiring a car/taxi.
- Cafe coffee day
- spinach and corn sandwich
- Priya restaurant
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49.78% of people who visit Jodhpur include Sardar Government Museum And Umed Gardens in their plan
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33.33% of people start their Sardar Government Museum And Umed Gardens visit around 1 PM - 2 PM
People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Sardar Government Museum And Umed Gardens
80.95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Sardar Government Museum And Umed Gardens