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Visit Government Museum and Art Gallery

The Government Museum and Art Gallery in Chandigarh has its initiation dating back to the year 1947, when India got ............

The Government Museum and Art Gallery in Chandigarh has its initiation dating back to the year 1947, when India got independence. The museum has a great collection of Pahari and Rajasthani miniature paintings along with Gandharan Sculptures made of stone. Before Independence, this collection of sculptures and art was kept in Central Museum in Lahore, which was divided during the time of partition, 60% of which was obtained by Pakistan. The museum also contains prehistoric fossils. It is situated in sector-10 in Chandigarh city, which can be visited on all working days between 10 am to 4:30 pm.

Timing

All days of the week except Monday 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM

PREFFERED BY

History Buffs, Experience Seekers ,Connoisseurs

TIME SPENT

3 to 4 hours

ENTRY FEE

Rs 10 per person Rs 5 per camera

Quick Info

  • Attractions

    Capital City
  • Altitude

    350 m
  • STD Code

    0172
  • Best Season

    Sept - Mar
  • State/Code

    /1600xx
  • LANGUAGES

    Punjabi, Hindi and English