Government Museum

Currently Closed
  • Address: Mysore road, Ooty, Tamil Nadu, India
  • Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Art And Culture, Museums, Family And Kids, Architecture , Sculpture

The Government Museum at Ooty is a delightful place to visit. It was set up in 1989, with a view to provide education benefits to the residing and visiting population of the Nilgiris district. On display you will find interesting relics of tribal art and culture, sculptures, paintings and other fascinating artefacts. There are also a few items from the pre-independence era on exhibition here. The museum offers a great way to learn about the history of ancient India.

  • Free visit

  • Old Post Office bus stop

  • A food stall within the premises.
  • Pooja Restaurant
  • Hyderabad Biryani House

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  • Government Museum Address: Mysore road, Ooty, Tamil Nadu, India
  • Government Museum Timing: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Government Museum Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Government Museum(preferred time): 10:00 am - 01:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Government Museum: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 38.46% of people who visit Ooty include Government Museum in their plan

  • 61.11% of people start their Government Museum visit around 2 PM - 3 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Government Museum

Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday

90.74% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Government Museum

People normally club together Ooty Lake and Government Rose Garden while planning their visit to Government Museum.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
  • Good place but not much of the information available here is useful. Small place where not many people visit. It's a kind of a place we can skip if we don't have much time. Visit only if you have abundance of time and not left with any other places to visit.

  • Museum is good 5 Rs/- entry fee. Very good for kids to learn all birds. Fossils, old scripts, old coins of south India.

  • A rather unexpected museum in the heart of Ooty.... A good walk uphill, the Ooty Government Museum houses some of the best local arts and crafts from the local tribes and aborigines that have dwelled in the past!! Clearly a historic construction, The museum houses various species of birds, domestic and wild animals and several other creatures as well! The museum also has a great collection of pre-independence era weapons, machines and other tools that been in regular use at those times!! The museum also houses stone pre-independence era coins, carved stones and other artifacts from several eras in Ooty and it's surrounding areas!

  • A small cute building equiped with some nice historical stuff.. Entry charge is very cheap..

  • Good place to visit only 20 rupees entry fee

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