Odisha State Museum

Open Time : 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Entry : free

Address : Odisha State Museum, BJB Nagar, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India

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Phone : 0674 243 1597

Why to visit Odisha State Museum

The museum was founded in 1932 and relocated to its current location in 1960. It was the result of a collaboration between well-known historians. Archeology, epigraphy, numismatics, armoury, mining & geology, natural history, art & craft, patta painting, anthropology, and palm leaf manuscripts are among the 11 areas of the state museum.

Prof NC Banerjee and Prof Ghanshyam Dash, two distinguished historians of Ravenshaw College, are the brains behind the Odisha State Museum. To take a tour of the museum and see all of the exhibits, you'll need at least two hours. The museum is divided into nine parts, each of which houses distinct collections that are organised into categories.

FAQ on Odisha State Museum

Can I bring my phone into the museum?

Yes phones are permitted with a charge of 20 rupees each phone you may also take photographs with the same rates.

Is there a parking lot for four-wheelers?

Yes there are parking facilities available.

Special Tip

The museum is open every day from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., except Mondays, when it is closed. In addition, the ticket price for Indians is INR 10 and INR 50 for visitors.

By Inaaya Sharma

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