Anthropological Museum

Open Time : 9:00 am to 1:00 pm ;1:30 pm to 4:30pm

Entry : paid

Address : Zonal Anthropological Museum, Thomas Colony, Junglighat, Port Blair, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, India

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Phone : +91 96795 74222

Why to visit Anthropological Museum

Anthropological Museum, one of the best and most well-kept museums in Andaman, provides a profound and informative portrait of the island's local community of tribes. These tribes are thought to be among the world's oldest. This best sightseeing place in Andaman is located at the Middle Point in Port Blair and is a historical delight that allows tourists to learn about the lives of Paleolithic Islanders.

This museum's main exhibits include Jarawa chest guards, shamanic sculptures, and much more. The Anthropological Museum displays highlights from the prehistoric eras of the Jarawas, Onges, Sentinelese, Shompens, and Nicobarese. In short, a museum that is endowed with a plethora of reasons that make it a must-see destination in Andaman.

The Anthropological Museum in Port Blair is located on the MG Road. Tourists can take a bus or an autorickshaw from anywhere in the city to get here.

FAQ on Anthropological Museum

What is the admission fee to the Port Blair Anthropological Museum?,What are the most well-known museums in Port Blair?,,

The Anthropological Museum in Port Blair is reasonably priced. Adults will be charged 10 rupees..while students will be charged 3 rupees for a tour of the museum.,Aside from the Anthropological can also visit the Forest Museum and the Samudrika Naval Museum..both of which are very popular and attract a large number of tourists each year.,,

Special Tip

There is a library with several interesting books on indigenous tribes by various authors that are recommended government publications and cost approximately INR 20.

By Jasmine Kaur

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