• Soham Art Heritage Centre

    Place To Visit Mussoorie

    Soham Art Heritage Centre


    Place To Visit


    Mussoorie

    Soham Art Heritage Centre

    Part museum, part art gallery, Soham Heritage & Art Centre focuses largely on the culture of the Uttarakhand Himalaya. You'll get guided through the displays of cultural artefacts, historical photography and an art gallery featuring paintings by Kavita, who along with her husband Samer set up this privately run museum.



    Why to visit this place

    The Soham Heritage and Art Centre, located in Kashi Devasthanam, exhibits Himalayan culture and tradition through paintings on canvas, sculptures, frescoes, murals, and scrap art. This art centre was created with the goal of presenting the Himalayas' diversity and wisdom in a single location through diverse art genres.

    Highlights of the Soham Art Heritage Centre:

    • The Soham Heritage Center's aim is to inform and uplift the community as well as visitors about the rich heritage through a variety of artistic mediums, such as paintings and sketches.
    • The centre, which is mostly used by media and architectural students, also occasionally hosts workshops and heritage tours to advance the same concept.
    • The centre also features a modest souvenir area where you may choose high-quality vintage items like jewellery, musical instruments, utensils, and other things like farm equipment.

    Timings: 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM (Closed on Wednesdays)

    Time Required: 1 - 2 hours

    Entry Fee: INR 100, per person above 5 years of age

    More About Soham Art Heritage Centre

    How to reach Soham Art Heritage Centre?

    Library Chawk in Mussoorie is only 3 km from the Soham Heritage & Art Centre, which is situated on the Chamunda Peeth Road. If you are close to the centre, you may choose to use a local rickshaw to get there. Auto rickshaws can be rented if you're farther out. If not, you have the option of taking a private taxi cab to your destination directly from where you are staying.

    What are the places to visit near Soham Art Heritage Centre?

    Company Garden, Mussoorie Christ Church and Bhatta Falls are the places to visit near Soham Art Heritage Centre.

    What are the places to eat near Soham Art Heritage Centre?

    Retro89, Kalsamg and The Pebble Street are the places to eat near Soham Art Heritage Centre.

    What are the places to stay near Soham Art Heritage Centre?

    Hotel Himalayan Club, The Hosteller Mussoorie and Chimney House are the places to stay near Soham Art Heritage Centre.




    Special Tip:

    An audio-visual journey of Uttarakhand in the process of completion. Additionally, there is a small shop within the Center where visitors can buy sculptures, stones, and other locally manufactured items.




    Location

    Open Time : 9 a.m - 2a.m, 4 p.m - 8 p.m

    Entry : free

    Address : Chamunda Peeth Temple by Soham Himalayan Centre, near Big Bend, The Mall Road, Mussoorie, Uttarakhand, India

    Phone : 9897979151

    By Abhilasha Prasad

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