Shree Chhatrapati Shahu Museum, named after the city’s founder, is housed in the new palace building completed in 1881. It was designed by Major Mant and has an unique architectural style which is a fusion of Jain, Hindu (Gujarat & Rajasthan), and the local Rajwada styles.
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A list of travel related articles on the various museums in India. Includes detailed descriptions of the various sites, pictures, hotel & restaurant reviews.
The Kutch Museum was established in the year 1877 by the British Governor of Mumbai, Sir James Fergusson.
The Diwan of Baroda, Bhau Tambekar, lived here in the late 19th century. When we got there, it didn’t look anything like a mansion from the outside.
National Railway Museum Delhi has a fascinating and exotic collection of over 100 real size exhibits of Indian Railways. A treat for any rail enthusiast.
Within the museum itself are examples of traditional Indian crafts, wooden carvings and images, metalwares from the various states of India.
The museum has in its possession over 200,000 works of art, of both Indian and foreign origin, covering more than 5,000 years of Indian cultural heritage.
Delhi Museums fascinate visitors who are curious to know about the heritage and history of Delhi. This amazing city has a great selection of museums.