Sanchi Museum

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  • Address: NH-86, Near Sanchi Stupa, District Raisen, Sanchi, Madhya Pradesh 464661, India
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  • Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +91-7482266611
  • Ticket Price: 5 INR
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: Museums, Family And Kids, Architecture

Although built during Ancient India, Sanchi Stupa was rediscovered in the British regime by General Taylor during some excavations. In the year 1919, a small museum was established on the hilltopby Sir John Marshall, former Director General of ASI to preserve the relics found during excavation. A visit to this museum will introduce you to noteworthy antiques such as lion capital of Ashokan pillar. Managed by “Archaeological Survey of India”, this museum is a great way to understand this architecture and Madhya Pradesh tourism as a whole. Exhibits that get displayed inside this museum donot belong only to Sanchi but also from nearby places like Vidisha, Gyraspur, Murelkhurd etc. There are four galleries and a main hall that take you on a journey through the ancient India and its architecture.

Entrance Ticket Details For Sanchi Museum

  • Children upto 15years: Free

How to Reach Sanchi Museum

  • By Railway Station: Sanchi Railway Station
  • By local taxi or bus.

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  • Sanchi Museum Address: NH-86, Near Sanchi Stupa, District Raisen, Sanchi, Madhya Pradesh 464661, India
  • Sanchi Museum Contact Number: +91-7482266611
  • Sanchi Museum Timing: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Sanchi Museum Price: 5 INR
  • Best time to visit Sanchi Museum(preferred time): 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Sanchi Museum: 00:30 Mins
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  • 23.86% of people who visit Sanchi include Sanchi Museum in their plan

  • 89.47% of people start their Sanchi Museum visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Sanchi Museum

Monday, Thursday and Sunday

70.59% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Sanchi Museum

People normally club together Khamba Baba/Heliodorus Pillar and Bija Mandal-vidisha District while planning their visit to Sanchi Museum.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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