Himachal State Museum, Shimla

Himachal State Museum - A Quick Overview


Address: Near Doordarshan Kendra, Chaura Maidan, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh 171004, India

Phone: +91-1772659934

Ticket Price: 100 INR

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Time Required: 01:00 Hrs

Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

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About Himachal State Museum, Shimla

This museum thrives to collect and preserve ancient artistic, historical, archaeological and ethnological human works so that the  future generation may have access to the cultural treasure that it has inherited from the past. The institution has played a significant role in collecting and preserving the scattered cultural heritage which otherwise was endangered and becoming extinct.

Housed in an old Victorian mansion, the museum is a socio-cultural centre of Shimla and displays art and collectives of varied range.

Himachal State Museum Information

  • Camera has a separate entry fee of INR 100.
  • Videography requires permission.

Himachal State Museum Ticket Prices

General Fee

  • Indian: Rs. 20.00
  • Foreigner: Rs. 100.00

Camera Fee

  • Indian: 50.00
  • Foreigner: 100.00
  • Research scholars: 100.00
  • Videography: Rs. 1500.00 (With special permission)

Himachal State Museum Opening and Closing Hours

  • Museum remains closed on Gazetted holidays.

How To reach Himachal State Museum by Public Transport

  • You can get there by a Bus or a taxi.

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