Himachal State Museum

Currently Closed
  • Address: Near Doordarshan Kendra, Chaura Maidan, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh 171004, India
  • Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +91-1772659934
  • Ticket Price: 100 INR
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Museums, Family And Kids

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.

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

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)

  • Museum remains closed on Gazetted holidays.

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

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  • Himachal State Museum Address: Near Doordarshan Kendra, Chaura Maidan, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh 171004, India
  • Himachal State Museum Contact Number: +91-1772659934
  • Himachal State Museum Timing: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Himachal State Museum Price: 100 INR
  • Best time to visit Himachal State Museum(preferred time): 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Himachal State Museum: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 67.22% of people who visit Shimla include Himachal State Museum in their plan

  • 45% of people start their Himachal State Museum visit around 2 PM - 3 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Himachal State Museum

Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday

94.09% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Himachal State Museum

People normally club together Himalayan Bird Park and Summer Hill while planning their visit to Himachal State Museum.

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