Museums in Uttar Pradesh
List of Museums in Uttar Pradesh -
Tel : 2461887
Summer : 7.00 A.M. to 12.00 A.M.; winter: 10.00 A.M. to 4.00P.M.; closed : Sunday and university holidays; free. University; 1923; lecturer-in-charge
Specimens of the fossil and living plants, ancient life forms, life through the ages with geological events, reconstruction of past flora and faunas, rare plants of economic importance, medicinal and ethno botanical interest, maps depicting the distribution and origin of plants.
Library of the department.
Guide Service: School Programs.
Educational Natural history and botany museum.
Tel : (0532) 2407409, 2408237, 2408690;
Fax : (0532) 2407834;
10.30 A.M. to 4.30 P.M.; closed : Mondays and gazetted holidays and Sunday falling after second Saturday; Rs. 5.00 adult, Rs.2.00 below 12 years, Rs. 100.00 foreigners.
Central Government : 1931. director.
Stone sculptures, terracotta’s miniature paintings, modern Indian paintings, seals, sealing, coins, presents from Pt. Jawaharalal Nehru, miniature objects, handicrafts, firms, manuscripts, arms and armour inscription, thangkas. Citivithika half yearly.
Guide service; film shows on request; Lectures.
Photography allowed on payment of Rs.25.00 per Snap.
Tel : (0532)2467071, 2467096;
Fax : (0532)2467096;
9.30A.M. to 5.30 P.M. (Lunch Break) 1.00 P.M. and 1.30P.M.; closed: Mondays and gazetted holidays; Rs. 5.00-(for first floor only). Private trust; Jawahar Lal Nehru Memorial Fund; 1971; Administrator.
Personal Belongings of Jawaharlal Nehru, of his parents and other member of his family. Picture gallery of national movement, painting textile books parquetry.
Guide service; school programs; lectures: both popular and academic area organized. Photography not allowed.
There is a bookshop which sells book of leading personalities of freedom movement and souvenirs.
Tel . 2460957,(R)2504081, 2506892, Gram‘ VIDYAPEETHAM’.;
9.30A.M. to 6.00 P.M.; closed: Saturday, Sunday & gazetted holidays; Free Central Government: 1943; principal
Mainly Sanskrit manuscripts about 50,000; along with in Telugu, Bangali, Maithili and oriya,
Journal of the ‘G.N. Jha kendriya Sanskrit vidhyapeeth’
Summer :7.00 A.M. to 12.00 noon; winter ; 10.00A.M. To 4.00 P.M.; closed: Sunday and other university holidays; free. University: 1949; curator.
Prehistory, prehistoric tools from earliest times to the end of the Pleistocene, together with fossils (Belan valley and son valley), Mesolithic tools, human and animals skeletons (vindhya area and the ganga valley), Neolithic tools and other related antiquities, particularly of excavated sites of Neolithic sites of Koldihwa and mahagara, proto- historic & historic material from deferent sites collection from a Ghositaram, the famous Buddhist monastery, Banda and mainhai.
Library of the Department.
July 1 to April 30: 9.00A.M. To 4.00 P.M. May 1 to June 30: 8.00 A.M. to 12.00 noon: closed university holiday : free.
University; head of the Department.
Dissected parts of the human body, models of human organs embryology models to study various branches of anatomy Medical museum
Summer: 6.30A.M. to 11.30A.M. Winter: 11.00A.M. To 5.00P.M.; closed; Sunday and important holidays. Free
Society Curator Printed Book, periodicals, manuscripts, coins letters, photographs, memoir trophies and personal belongings of literary personalities.