Timings - Opening & Closing:
Summer: 11.00 AM - 6.30 PM ,
Winter: 10.00 AM - 5.30 PM
Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya, or the National Museum of Mankind is spread across a sprawling area of 200 acres. The only tribal habitat in the world, this museum exhibits contemporary tribal cultures and actual-size dwellings of typical tribal villages of Indian states. Situated in a prehistoric site, this one of its kind museum displays a vivid collection of pre-historic painted rock shelters that are replicas of tribal life.
The exhibitions at this museum broadly divided into three categories namely open-air exhibitions, indoor galleries and periodical or temporary exhibitions. The open-air exhibitions are open to public and display Coastal Village, Desert Village, Himalayan Village, Mythological Trail and Traditional Technology Park. However, the most striking...