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Himachal State Museum

Mall Road, Shimla, India
+91 177 280 5044
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Good place to spend some time and must visit for history lovers and patriots.

It was in the way to Indian Institute of Advanced Studies. We spent 2 hours there. Place is well... read more

Reviewed February 26, 2018
JaiswalAshish
,
Ghaziabad, India
Nice Museum!!!

The himachal state museum in shills has good collection of historic archives. Worthy visit. my son... read more

Reviewed January 27, 2018
anithaaravamuthan
,
Chennai (Madras), India
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Mall Road, Shimla, India
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Reviewed February 26, 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 January 27, 2018 via mobile

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

Thank anithaaravamuthan
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Reviewed January 16, 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

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Reviewed January 15, 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
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Reviewed December 31, 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
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Reviewed December 26, 2017

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

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Reviewed December 20, 2017

Nice collection with artifacts relating history and culture of the state the place has nice views and location is also fine.

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Reviewed November 4, 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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Reviewed September 29, 2017

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 September 22, 2017 via mobile

Preserving and displaying history very beautifully. Renovation was also going on at this place at time of my visit.

Thank Yogeshsukhwal
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