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Home>>North India>>Uttar-Pradesh>>Historical>>Allahabad Museum

Allahabad Museum

Allahabad Museum

Allahabad Museum, Allahabad Museum travel, Allahabad Museum tourism, Allahabad Museum Historical Place, travelIndia ground of kings and Maharajas and with royalty come royal forts, palaces and Museum. Most of the fort and palaces in India have been changed into heritage hotels now one can enjoy living like maharajah or maharani while staying at these hotels. India has a prosperous cultural past and this is reflected through the many forts, palaces, Museums and other monuments in the country. In Uttar Pradesh Forts and Museum Tour, there are many forts, museum and palaces covers in this state.

A trip to Allahabad would be incomplete without visiting Allahabad Museum. The museum is situated nearby the Chandra Shekar Azad Park. Allahabad Museum was properly inaugurated in 1947 by India's first Prime Minister, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru. The Allahabad museum has separate galleries 18 of them dedicated and devoted to archaeological findings, natural history exhibits and Art gallery and terracotta artifacts. The things on view include primitive and Indus Valley antiquities, stone sculpture, terracotta, bronzes, seals, beads, coins, inscriptions, miniature paintings, Buddhist thanks, textiles. Nearly 400 sculptures generally classified sect wise starting with the various categories of brahmanical gods followed by deities of the Buddha and Jain pantheon and terminating with secular and miscellaneous themes including architectural members have also been included. The terracotta collection is one of the major in India and dates from the Indus Valley onwards. There are a number of toys like clay carts, animals and birds. There are ancient times from renowned schools of sculpture like Gandhara, Mathura, Kausambhi and Sarnath as well as important archaeological discoveries from Bharhut, Bhita, Kausambhi and Jhusi.


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