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About Our Collections

Museum Gallery

Bharhut Gallery

This gallery shows the architectural remains from Satna district, Madhya Pradesh.

Bird Gallery

This section exhibits birds and their ecosystem

Botanical Gallery

Indian museum has industrial botany section

Bronze Gallery

The sculptures are datable from second century AD

Coin Gallery

Indian Museum has a unique assemblage of coins

Decorative Art

Displays consists of Shawls, Phulkari chadars

Egypt Gallery

A modest collection of Egyptian antiquities including a mummy

Gandhara Gallery

This gallery represents sculptures from Gandhara School of art.

Insect Gallery

Various types of insects on display in this section

L. Archaeology Gallery

Gallery is dedicated to show the sculptural evolution in India

Mammal Gallery

Indian Museum Zoology section has a mammal gallery

Mask Gallery

The Mask gallery was recently made open to public in 2016

Paintings Gallery

This gallery contains a substantial number of paintings ranging from Persian miniature paintings to different traditional schools such as Mughal, Rajasthan, Pahari, Deccani, Provincial Mughal, Oil paintings, etc.

Textile Gallery

Exuberant fabrics produced in the Indian subcontinent