Venkatappa Art Gallery and Government Museum

location_on Nagarathpet
Facilities
Activities
Age Group
4 to 60
Key Attractions
Neolithic Artifacts
Visit Duration
2 to 3 Hour
Indoor/Outdoor
Both
Picnic Venue
Yes
Days & Timings
10:00 AM to 05:00 PM, Monday Closed
Tickets/Entry Fee
Kids - Rs. 2/-
Adults - Rs. 4/-
Restroom Available
Yes
Parking
Yes
about

The Government Museum of Bangalore counts amongst the oldest museums in India. It is located at the Kasturba Gandhi Road, quite near to the magnificent Cubbon Park. Colonel Sankey designed the main building of the Government museum and got it constructed in the year 1876. Government Museum of Bangalore also houses prehistoric artifacts, belonging to the Neolithic period. These artifacts were unearthed while excavations were being carried out at Chandravalli. Other items displayed inside the museum include a rich assortment of South Indian jewelry, fascinating stones, inscriptions, icons, paintings, coins, miniature paintings, sculptures, textiles, etc. Government Museum is open on all days, except Wednesdays and public holidays.

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Contact No.
8022863737
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Address
Kasturba Road KA IN - 560001   Nagarathpet  
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