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Good museum near Hotel Peterhoff/Doordarshan Kendra

The Himachal State Museum is worth watching. We recently visited it during our stay at Hotel... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2018
Abhijit L
Pune, India
Historical archives

Perched on a lonely hilltop known as ‘Inveram’ the serenity and the quietude of the distant... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2018
Navi Mumbai, India
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Reviewed 1 June 2018

The Himachal State Museum is worth watching. We recently visited it during our stay at Hotel Peterhoff, Shimla. It is only 50 m from Hotel Peterhoff. However, the road is quite steep. We walked all way upto the museum. It is located on a hill...More

Thank Abhijit L
Reviewed 23 May 2018

Perched on a lonely hilltop known as ‘Inveram’ the serenity and the quietude of the distant mountains from here is striking. Beautiful place, with good collection of ancient and medieval period. It also gives you information about the local culture. must visit.

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Reviewed 22 April 2018

Opened in 1974, preserve the ancient artistic, historical, archaeological and ethnological human works. There are stone, wooden, metal sculpture collections, loads of paintings collections, Dresses, jewelry, musical instruments, wood carvings collections of the northern part of India and much more. You need at least 1-2...More

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Reviewed 26 February 2018

It was in the way to Indian Institute of Advanced Studies. We spent 2 hours there. Place is well maintained. Has artefacts from Harappa- Mohenjodero, Himachal History, Sarnath etc. Has some War memorials and artefacts. It has aged well like an old wine. One thing...More

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Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

The himachal state museum in shills has good collection of historic archives. Worthy visit. my son loves this place very much.

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Reviewed 16 January 2018

The Himachal State Museum has the longest, steepest driveway of any museum I've visited. It's quite a workout! Once I had completed this vigorous cardiovascular exercise, I found I had reached a broad, neatly tended garden with panoramic views on three sides, some statuary dotted...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 15 January 2018

We only had a short time at this museum and could have spent hours there. Really interesting exhibits. The monkeys outside make an amusing interlude to the visit.

Thank Carol W
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

This again is for all you history buffs. Everything you need to know about the wars India has fought since her Independence is displayed at this museum. You will not want to leave the place if archaeology and history interests you.

Thank Krisvarel
Reviewed 26 December 2017

This is a state museum of himachal.many artifact and old monument kept here.good for pepole who interested history.

Thank jonesharma29
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Just love everything about this place from historical things and all. Staffs are sweet and nice place.

Thank Chandan P
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